Press Releases

Submitted by Administrator on September 25, 2017
U.S. Capitol at night

On Jan. 6 Anniversary, U.S. Democracy Still in Grave Danger, Necessitating Immediate Action

NNU joins with many across the country in warning that the threats posed by the attempted coup last year remain a clear and present threat to our democratic system of government.

National Nurses United
January 6, 2022

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Nurses outside The White House holding signs calling for nurse, patient, and public safety

AFL-CIO and nation’s major nursing unions urge federal court to order the Department of Labor to issue a permanent OSHA standard to protect health care workers against Covid-19

National leading labor organizations and unions representing the country’s nurses and health care workers today petitioned the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit to order the Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration to issue a permanent standard that requires employers to protect health care workers against Covid-19.

National Nurses United
January 5, 2022

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Child doing schoolwork at home

With Covid infection numbers exploding and pediatric hospitalizations at all-time highs, National Nurses United RNs call for schools to offer remote learning to protect nation’s children

NNU is urging all school districts to offer remote learning as an option for families who don’t want their children to return to in-person learning.

National Nurses United
January 3, 2022

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Nurses outside The White House holding signs calling for nurse, patient, and public safety

Nurses condemn Biden administration for ripping away protections from health care workers, patients

NNU today condemned the Biden administration's latest moves to rip away protections from health care workers and the public

National Nurses United
December 28, 2021

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Masked nurse outside holds signs "Protect Nurses, Patients, Public Health"

Nurses condemn CDC’s dangerous decision to weaken isolation guidance for employers

National Nurses United demands that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention maintain its existing guidance on ten-day isolation for health care workers who have tested positive for Covid-19.

National Nurses United
December 23, 2021

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