The Executive Committee meeting for February will take place Feb. 11, at 6:30 p.m., at the Union Office at 817 Broadway, 12th Floor.
The Executive Committee Meeting scheduled for tonight, Feb. 5, has been canceled. Stay tuned for details.
The Union's effort to create a scholarship in the name of former President Charles Ensley is getting more attention. Check out this article here.
Mayor Bill de Blasio has indicated that the City should use its surplus for contracts with City unions.
The Union will meet with administration officials at FSU on Feb. 5 to discuss issues revolving around case loads, policy changes and new initiatives. Location delegates will be notified in regards to the meeting.
The AFSCME Judicial Panel announced Jan. 22 that Vice President of Grievances and Legal Services Lloyd Permaul was guilty of the seven charges filed against him. Mr. Permaul, who has been suspended since Sept. 12, 2013, was found guilty of falsifying time sheets, submitting falsified documents and not adhering to SSEU Local 371 Executive Committee policies.
The Murphy Center at CUNY and Cornell University's School for Industrial and Labor Relations have a few more spots open for four spring classes. Details on the classes and how to register are below:
Issues in Labor Organizing- Thursdays 6:00-9:20 (Instructor: Maria Figueroa) Location: Cornell ILR
Union Vice President for Research and Negotiations spoke to Courtney Gross of NY1 about the latest tragedy at ACS. Below is the article published at 'www.ny1.com' :