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MEDIA JUN 28

MEDIA JUN 28

PHOTOS from ESH, WSH, Vancouver, Tacoma and other locations VIDEO from Seattle Rally: It’s about a lot more than our contracts

Big day tomorrow with more unity events around the state

Big day tomorrow with more unity events around the...

We can’t get ahead when we’re 99 percent behind. And that goes for the entire state. You’ve all heard that the state’s latest salary survey shows that we’re falling farther and farther behind as the pay gap between state employees and counterparts in other parts of the economy is growing. […]

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General Government bargaining update 6/24/16

General Government bargaining update 6/24/16

General Government Bargaining Team update 6/24/1 THE FACTS Our General Government Bargaining Team reached tentative agreements on six more articles for our next contract in the latest round of bargaining June 22 and 23. This is the team you elected to carry our message to the bargaining table. That brings […]

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Labor and Industries members Laura Farley (left) and Sarah Moran get ready for Unity Rally because s strong contract matters.

MEDIA First contract rally draws 564, generates me...

MEDIA June 21, 2016 – In the first of a summer-long series of events around the state, members at Labor and Industries HQ in Tumwater. WFSE.org/99-below In a press release, AFSCME Council 28 points to some alarming indicators, including the state’s latest salary survey that shows 99 person of state […]

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JUN21 We can’t get ahead when 99% are behind

JUN21 We can't get ahead when 99% are behind

See MEDIA coverage:  JUN 21 99% of state employees are paid below market rate That’s right. 99%.  State employees are paid less than private and public sector counterparts. We can’t afford to be left behind again. Union contract negotiations are underway – a perfect time to let agency  leadership know […]

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Yakima WorkSource members (Local 1326) gear up for June 29 Day of Action.

Team, members across state telling governor, manag...

General Government Bargaining Team update 6/9/16 Download Bulletin Board version: GGBT 2016 UPDATE 61016 The facts: Our General Government Bargaining Team moves forward with dozens of tentative agreements; get ready for more worksite actions and the June 29 Day of Action to support a strong contract Our General Government Bargaining […]

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General Government Bargaining Team with their own #MissionCritical event during a break on the first day of bargaining.

At the table, at your worksite, at the Legislature...

General Government Bargaining Team update 5/19/16 Download summary to post on bulletin boards, hand out: GGBT 2016 UPDATE LAYOUT 51916 The facts: Our General Government Bargaining Team began formal negotiations with Gov. Jay Inslee’s team on May 17. This is the team you elected to carry your message to the […]

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Office of Indian Child Welfare in Seattle are united for a fair contract.  With them: Baby Jayden (circled).

Mission Critical breaks out -- and then here was B...

Social media and then mainstream media picked up on Tuesday’s May 17 Mission Critical Unity Breaks in support of a strong contract — for the people who make Washington work, thanks to the dedication of state employees! See the many photos of these events from around the state on our […]

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PLACARD Mission Critical

PLACARD Mission Critical

CLICK TO VIEW 8.5 x 8.5 placard. Download to print on 8.5 x 11 paper and then trim to square.

MAY 17 UNITY BREAK:  We are mission critical

MAY 17 UNITY BREAK: We are mission critical

RESPECT STARTS ON DAY ONE! On May 17 our General Government bargaining team meets with the state for the first time. Let’s remind them that we are Mission Critical by showing our strength and unity for a contract that respects the value of the services we provide! HOST a MAY […]

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