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BULLETIN! We have a contract at UW! Sunday picket canceled

BULLETIN! We have a contract at UW! Sunday picket ...

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BULLETIN: Turning up the heat worked! We have a recommended contract at the UW! Tentative agreement reached before 10 p.m., Friday, Sept. 23. From Chief Negotiator Jennifer Dixon: • Across-the-board raises of 6% over two years, broken into three installments: 2%/2%/2%. • Upgrades for trades and some of our lowest […]

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Latest UW Bargaining Update Bulletin – 9/22/16 9:30 a.m.

Latest UW Bargaining Update Bulletin - 9/22/16 9:3...

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UW Bargaining Update Bulletin – 9/22/16 Another after-midnight session by the joint teams. We are very pleased to announce agreement on Corrective Action/Dismissal. In a major win the employer agreed that formal counseling could be grieved to mediation — that puts a neutral set of eyes on the action and […]

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Yesterday’s UW rallies hit home as bargaining resumes today

Yesterday's UW rallies hit home as bargaining resu...

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Quick UW Bargaining Update 9/21/16 Bargaining resumes later today after our UW Bargaining Team worked past midnight on counterproposals on major economic issues. Thanks to the five simultaneous rallies with more than 1,000 participants, there was some movement at the bargaining table Tuesday. Management came back with 1% for the […]

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UW bargaining update: Tomorrow is the day! The UW must hear us!

UW bargaining update: Tomorrow is the day! The UW ...

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#SafeStaffingSAVESLives Rallies Today 11-1 at UW Medical Center 11-1 at Harborview Medical Center 11-1 at Red Square Noon-1 at Sand Point Noon-1 at UW Tower Our voices matter for a fair contract at the UW – turn out tomorrow for the big fair contract events at five locations to send […]

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Latest UW bargaining update: Management proposals insulting

Latest UW bargaining update: Management proposals ...

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UW bargaining update 9/14/16 Management pushed an insult across the table with their initial compensation proposal. How does 1% sound?   NOT each year the WHOLE thing. They completely ignored the impact of wage compression caused by the $15.00 minimum wage. They ignored the issue of people stuck at the top […]

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At UW: Sun, fun — but a serious message about the contract and safety

At UW: Sun, fun -- but a serious message about the...

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At UW today (Aug. 11): WFSE Local 1488 and SEIU 925 join for a fun solidarity picnic to stress the serious need for a strong contract with fair pay and affordable health care. They gathered postcards to deliver to the UW president. And they renewed their call for action on […]

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WFSE/AFSCME members turn out to support strike at PeaceHealth Hospital in Bellingham

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Federation members were among those who turned out Wednesday (May 13) in support of the 25-hour strike by 900 members of our allies in SEIU HealthCare 1199 NW at PeaceHealth Hospital in Bellingham. “Federation members, lots of other unions and the Labor Council were there in support,” Federation Council Rep. […]

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