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Employees shouldn’t have to risk their health to do their jobs. Four out of 10 private-sector workers come to work sick – or don’t get paid. The picture is noticeably different for state and local government workers, where union membership is stronger. Nine out of 10 workers in state and local government receive paid sick leave and, of those who belong to a union, it’s nearly everyone – 97 percent.


 

Pregnancy should not cost women their paychecks. But that's exactly what happened to UPS delivery driver Peggy Young when she became pregnant in 2006.


 

President Obama's willingness to act on immigration while Congress dithers and delays is admirable. Read President Saunders' Huffington Post article on it here.


 

We know that money can be a big obstacle when it comes to higher education. That’s why AFSCME provides scholarships to help members and their families reach their educational goals.


 

 Emergency Meeting Sept 15,2014  

Graham cent room: 1235 12pm to 1:00pm 

IMPORTANT ISSUES THIS WEEK IN TALLAHASSEE

CONFERENCE CALL EVERY MONDAY 8:00 PM REGARDING STATE LEGISLATIVE ISSUES/CONCERNS.

 

The passing of Lloyd Austin
It saddens us to announce the passing of former local president Lloyd Austin, we ask that you send your prayers to his family during this time of bereavement The viewing and the funeral will both be held at woodlawn south cemetery the address is 11655 sw 117 ave Miami Fl The viewing will be on February 28th from 5pm to 9pm The Funeral will be March 1st at 1pm

we've been through a lot this year let's take a moment to reflect and say thanks

UPDATED LOCATION......

notice of ratification

Florida international board of trustees will vote Monday August 19, 2013 (via conference call) to ratify the AFSCME 2013-2016 collective bargaining agreement

Florida international university Staff voted today to ratify the collective bargaining agreement

 Local 3346 and FIU- BOT Tentatively reach a agreement after a  year and a half of collective bargaining 

Controllers Dept decision finally get enforced by the university

collective bargaining session July 19th, 2013

As the 2013 legislative session draws to a close important bills are still on the table

 Due to un controllable circumstances, the impasses hearing that was current scheduled for March 20th 2013 has post phoned until further notice, we will update you soon as date becomes available

In Solidarity

David 

After months of going back and forth with Florida's international university human resources department we've finally came to a decision with  comptrollers office being forced to take a vacation for auditing purposes.....

 
Dear Brothers and Sisters,

I know you are all following the proposed legislation to close the Florida Retirement System, and reform of the Local pension plans. For good or bad the legislation is tied together and the harm done to either will inevitably impact the other.

 Urgent impasse update

 State Rep. Michelle Rehwinkel Vasilinda filed a bill on Friday proposing a 7 percent raise for all state workers. Read more >>>

 In response to the petitions going around campus......

 Have a question about the collective bargaining agreement, please feel free to call Associate Genral Cousnel Liz Marston @ (305)348-3272

 TALLAHASSEE, FL – State Representative Michelle Rehwinkel Vasilinda (D-Tallahassee) is advocating that state employees be given a 7% raise as part of the 2013-2014 state budget.

 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Rank-and-file state workers who haven't received a pay raise in the past half dozen years may now see some perks reduced to help pare what some lawmakers say is a worrisome liability.

Attorneys: Budget shortfall not enough justify changes to retirement benefits Read more >>>

 Scott urges Supreme Court to require state workers to contribute to pensions

 Official notice of election

MEMBER MEETING TO NOMINATE OFFICERS Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011 – 12:30PM & ELECTIONS Friday, November 18th, 2011. YOUR VOTE COUNTS!

REUNION DE MIEMBROS PARA ACEPTAR NOMINACIONES: Miercoles, 2 de Noviembre, 2011 – 12:30PM Y ELECCIONES: Viernes, 18 de Noviembre, 2011. ¡Contamos con tu voto!

FRS Lawsuit Update #1

 

Download and mail Union Dues Authorization Form

In the following months, negotiations will begin for our next Collective Bargaining Agreement/Contract with Florida International University. Everyt three years, we negotiate the terms of our AFSCME contract with the university... Read more >>>

A Preview of What’s to Come: SB 830 Still Silences the Voices of Teachers, Firefighters, Police Officers and Florida Workers!

Amendment to SB 830 in Senate Rules Committee NOT a compromise Amendment!

AFSCME LOCAL 3346 EMERGENCY MEETING.

We need you to attend one of these meetings!

ATTACK ON PUBLIC WORKERS!  OUR UNION & COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AGREEMENT ARE IN PERIL!

AFSCME LOCAL 3346 REUNIONES DE EMERGENCIA

Es de gran importancia que asistas a la reunion!

Introducing http://www.fightbackflorida.com

Fight Back Florida is a statewide coalition of students, labor unions, community groups, and progressive organizations formed in opposition to Florida Governor Rick Scott’s budget cuts and attacks on the middle class. Partnering with the Florida AFL-CIO, Fight Back Florida is building towards a March 25th statewide day of action aimed at stopping this outrageous assault on Floridians...

URGENT LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

CALL YOUR LEGISLATORS 1-877-274-0951 (input your 5 to 9 digit zip code)

The following is a summary of March 21, 2011 Legislative Update Conference Call. See attachments.....

The long-rumored legislation to shut down unions with less than fifty percent membership has arrived. Representative Scott Plakon has filed a bill to amend the Florida labor statute to require that every union have at least fifty percent of its Bargaining Unit be dues paying members in order for that union to bargain and enforce a contract....

ATTENTION ALL U.S.P.S.

On Wednesday, August 11, 2010, there will be a meeting for all USPS (members and non-members).

On the agenda: FINAL U.S.P.S. VOTE HR/P.E.P.

ATTENTION ALL U.S.P.S.

On Thursday, 6/24/2010, there will be a meeting for all USPS (members and non-members).

On the agenda: Performance Appraisal (P. E. P.) evaluation process & Local Union E-board nominations.

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