Labor Notes Conference -- Barb Smith attended the Labor Notes Conference in St. Louis in September. Click Here to read what she has to say about it.
The AFT-W Convention was held on October 24 - 26, 2013 at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton. To see the results of the elections, go to AFT-W's website.
July 24, 2013 by The Progressive
"The rightwing argument that public employees bankrupted Detroit is incredible on its face. But it is part of an ominous national push to raid pensions, give away tax dollars to corporations, and impose austerity on regular working people."
“We are privatizing ourselves into one disaster after another. We’ve privatized a lot of what our military is doing. We’ve privatized a lot of what our intelligence agencies are doing. We’ve privatized our very prison system in many parts of the country. We’re privatizing the health system within those prisons. And it’s not working well.”
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - The Joint Committee on Employment Relations (JCOER) is scheduled to hold a public meeting to review OSER's Compensation Plan for 2013-2015. The meeting is scheduled for room 412 East, State Capitol, beginning at 10:00 am.