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Letters to Gov and Senators

December 19th, 2014 by

Today,  I sent a letter to the Governor elect and all the Senators. The following links are to those letters to them. Open this post to get to the links governor step senatorsstep

Negotiation update 12/17/14

December 17th, 2014 by

Today’s bargaining session did not go well. We were able to protect some of the language in Article 5, the layoff language. Most of the other time today was taken up with drug testing the state wants. They want to be able to test for reasonable cause, post work place injury, and random. They also […]

Negotiations update 12/11/14

December 11th, 2014 by

Not much to report this week. Yesterday’s bargaining session was again dominated by economic issues. A lot of discussion on wages and health care, not much progress to report at this stage. Bargaining will continue next week, we hope things will progress a little better. At this point we are beginning to prepare a case […]

  • Don't take your benefits for granted!

    The pay and benefits associated with your job did not appear by magic. Union members worked long and hard to put those benefits into place. You must know that in the "new economy" employers often take back benefits that employees worked hard to earn. The good news is that with a strong, united NAPE/AFSCME, not a single contract benefit can be eliminated or reduced unilaterally by the state. By standing up with NAPE/AFSCME members you can influence our union priorities and strengthen our union fight to preserve key benefits.

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    Employees/AFSCME Local 61
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    402.486.3911 or 800.522,6273
    Fax 402.496.3924

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