CURRENT UNION NEWS


Rally For a Fair Contract

Today, July 17 at 5:30 pm at Union Square there will be a NYC Labor and UWUA 1-2 Rally for a Fair Contract.

Assemble at the Con Ed HQ Picket Line at 4 Irving Place at 4:30 pm and march w/locked out local 1-2 workers to Union Square.

This is not a walkout: it's a lockout! Fair Contract now!

Social Work Licensing Prep Course

HRA, the Office of Staff Resources (OSR) in collaboration with the Hunter College Silberman School of Social Work, have arranged a Licensing Prep Course for all HRA staff who are serving in social work titles and have not yet attained their NYS Social Work Licensure.

Women's Committee Meeting

There will be a meeting of the Women's Committee on July 11, 2012. This is the last meeting before the Annual Card and Dance Party on July 20, 2012. All members of the committee are expected to attend this important meeting.

Health-Care Reform Upheld

The Supreme Court today upheld the health-care reform package pushed by the Obama administration. 

The Union is looking forward to working within the law to improve health-care benefits for the members. 

Vote Tuesday

There are a lot of primaries tomorrow, so get out and vote, Tuesday, June 26.

Also, the last day to register to vote in the NYS primary election is August 17. The last to register to vote in the general election is October 12.

Saunders, Reyes Win AFSCME Election

SSEU Local 371 would like to welcome the new AFSCME President Lee Saunders and Secretary-Treasurer Laura Reyes, who were elected today at the union's national convention in Los Angeles.

Election Decision

Today, the Delegates at the AFSCME Convention overwelmingly voted to accept the Appeals Committee report to uphold the SSEU Local 371 Officers Election. This appeal was the final stop in the protest of the election.

AFSCME Elections

The nation's largest union of state and local government workers - the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) currently holds elections for the positions of the President and the Secretary Treasurer. Results of these extremely important elections will be announced later today. Please, stay tuned!

 

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