Post Tagged with: "InvestInWA"

Battle over funding of our ratified contracts begins

Battle over funding of our ratified contracts begi...

The Seattle Times today (Dec. 7) is reporting what we already knew: Legislative funding of our negotiated pay raises and ratified contracts isn’t a sure thing. Here’s how the Times report started off: “Gov. Jay Inslee likely won’t release his proposed two-year state budget until next week, but the first […]

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

At the rotunda on #InvestInWA Day: State can’t g...

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 […]

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RALLY AUG 31: #InvestInWA

RALLY AUG 31: #InvestInWA

MEDIA KIRO 7  Natasha Chen  8/31/16  99 percent of Washington state employees paid less than their counterparts VIDEO: The Stand David Groves 9/1/16 State employees urge Inslee:  Close the gap WFSE/AFSCME  Tim Welch 8/31/16 At the Rotunda on #InvestInWA day: State can’t get ahead when its workers are 99 percent […]

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CCC Rally - SPSCC

Aug. 31 rally in the news

From the WSLC The Stand: OLYMPIA — Washington state employees and their unions will join with community allies on Wednesday, Aug. 31 to rally at the State Capitol for fair contracts that end the growing trend of public servants driven out of public service by non-competitive pay. More: http://www.thestand.org/2016/08/rally-wednesday-to-support-state-workers/

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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