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RATIFICATION EWU

Updated 9/14/16 CONTRACT RATIFICATION Negotiation of the 2017-19 TENTATIVE AGREEMENT (TA) for the  EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY contract concluded on 9/8/16. Your Eastern Washington University Bargaining Team recommends that you VOTE TO ACCEPT this Tentative Agreement (TA) and strongly encourages your participation in the ratification process. After you have reviewed the TA summary and TA text …

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BULLETIN 9/8/16! Tentative contract agreement reached at Eastern Washington University

The Eastern Washington University Bargaining Team early this morning (Sept. 8) reached tentative agreement on a new two-year contract that will bring pay raises and other significant increases to non-economic articles. The amount of the across-the-board raises will be equal to the amount agreed to at the General Government table. That amount isn’t known yet …

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At the rotunda on #InvestInWA Day: State can’t get ahead when its workers are 99 percent behind

More than 1,000 Federation members joined with allies from other unions, community groups and businesses today (Aug. 31) to pack the Capitol rotunda in Olympia to call on Gov. Jay Inslee to get real in contract negotiations. See a gallery of photos: http://wfse.org/invest-in-wa/ “This rotunda is filled from the bottom to the top and we …

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It’s never too early to prepare for the ratification vote on your next contract

Most WFSE/AFSCME contracts are still in negotiation. But members say in previous years, they felt crunched when it came time to vote on the contract. Sometimes, contracts don’t wrap up until late September – but under the law, all contracts have to be ratified and forwarded to the governor’s budget office by Oct. 1. So …

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Here’s your quick roundup of bargaining at all tables

UPDATED 8/19/16 As we come down to the wire in contract negotiations, now is a good time to do a quick roundup from all tables. http://wfse.org/neverquit/ Some recent updates: WSU members “feeling stronger than ever” after major show of support A big show of support as Washington State University Local 1066 members joined a delegation …

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EWU Bargaining Update 6/10/16: Tentative agreements on 24 articles!

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Eastern Washington Bargaining Update 6/10/16 Tentative agreements reached on 24 contract articles The Eastern Washington University Bargaining Team wrapped up its first week of bargaining with a two-day session Wednesday (June 8) and Thursday (June 9). • Management responded to our proposals that our team presented on the first day of bargaining June 6. • …

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Here are our 2017-2019 bargaining teams (as of 10/16/15)

Negotiations begin early next year. Here are the elected members of our 2017-2019 WFSE/AFSCME Bargaining Teams (as of 10/16/15): GENERAL GOVERNMENT (elected from General Government’s eight policy groups) Corrections: Bill Copland, Local 1253, Department of Corrections, Kennewick Employment Security: Ginger Bernethy, Local 443, Employment Security Department, Olympia Human Services: Children’s Administration – Romy Garcia, Local …