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United, we show lawmakers why our ratified contracts and negotiated pay raises matter

Federation members decked out in AFSCME Green t-shirts packed a Senate budget hearing Monday (Nov. 14) – and the senators got the message that our ratified contracts and negotiated pay raises will go a long way to keeping the employees who provide vital social services, public safety, health and other public services. “They (the senators) …

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BULLETIN: ALL CONTRACTS RATIFIED!

The online votes are in and all 10 Federation contracts for 2017-2019 have been ratified. Online voting ended at 5 p.m. today (Sept. 30). All contracts were ratified by “overwhelming” margins, according to the Election Committee. The tally was certified at 5:32 p.m., Friday, Sept. 30, 2016 by the Council 28 Election Committee of: Bing …

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RATIFICATION TESC Classified

Updated 9/19/16 CONTRACT RATIFICATION Negotiations of the 2017-19 THE EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE (TESC-Classified) contract concluded August 9. We’re preparing now for the ratification vote. Here’s what you need to know. TENTATIVE AGREEMENT SUMMARY (2017-19 Contract) This is a summary that highlights and explains the most significant provisions of the Tentative Agreement reached between the Washington …

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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 behind KUOW.org Austin Jenkins 8/30/16 …

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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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Latest TESC-Classified bargaining update: Tentative agreement reached

The Evergreen State College Classified Staff: The team reached tentative agreement Aug. 9 on an improved contract and will soon be preparing for ratification. The team settled on “me-too” language in compensation with whatever the General Government team achieves. The TESC team achieved a significant increase for law enforcement personnel and a memorandum of understanding …

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Bargaining update: TESC reaches tentative agreement on 39 articles

• TESC Classified. In the past two weeks, the bargaining team for Classified Staff at The Evergreen State College in Olympia have reached tentative agreement on 39 articles during negotiations on the next, 2017-2019 collective bargaining agreement. The team met May 19, 20 and 25. During the latest session May 25, the team also provided …

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TESC team kicks off bargaining – and reaches tentative agreement on 28 articles!

The bargaining team for Classified Staff at The Evergreen State College in Olympia kicked negotiations today (May 19) on the next (2017-2019) contract, which covers about 320 TESC classified workers. Bargaining was scheduled to resume Friday. The team met with management and passed their initial contract proposals (without the compensation article or discussion items for …