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Seattle members take Locality Pay to the Governor

Seattle members take Locality Pay to the Governor

King County members rallied at Seattle’s Fishermans Terminal in hopes of catching Governor Inslee’s attention as he attended an event to christen the Blue North fishing vessel. Members on the terminal were flanked by kayaking members in the water, both groups chanting, waving signs  and leafletting to bring attention to […]

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Call the Governor daily

Call the Governor daily

TAKE ACTION TODAY Call Gov Inslee: 1-360-902-4111 Phone Message: Hi, my name is (NAME) & I want to leave a message for the governor. Please tell him to stop the revolving door of state employment. Invest in public employees by supporting real raises and no increases in health care costs […]

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

It’s never too early to prepare for the ratifica...

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 […]

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WSLC Resolves: fair contracts for state employees

WSLC Resolves: fair contracts for state employees

INVEST IN WASHINGTON — FAIR CONTRACT FOR STATE EMPLOYEES Resolution #34 WHEREAS, 99% of state employees are paid below market rate of their counterparts in private and public sectors in state’s own salary survey; and WHEREAS, 600 state employees leave state service monthly, often due to low pay and workload; […]

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