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On his first trip to the U.S. after being freed from prison, one of Nelson Mandela's few stops was the 1990 AFSCME International Convention in Miami.
The deadline for state employees to comply with the HEP preventive and chronic requirements has been extended to February 28, 2014.
Our members at Connecticut Valley Hospital are proud of a unique greenhouse program that benefits patients and the community through the sale of seasonal plants.
Get the latest state employee updates, the new deadline for preserving the Normal Retirement Date and information on retiree health fund contributions.
The stakes are personal for Local 1303-007's Vernon Page and other Council 4 members supporting locked out hospital workers in New London.
Help us make the holiday season more joyous by donating to our toy drive to support the United Labor Agency and Toys for Tots. Read more >>>
THE ELECTION RESULTS ARE IN!
OUR ANNUAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING/ ELECTION HAPPENS ON SATURDAY, OCT 26TH AT 10AM! ALL 1303 MEMBERS ARE INVITED! PLEASE COME OUT AND ENJOY REFRESHMENTS WITH FELLOW 1303 FOLK AND VOTE!
Due to a clerical error, the previously issued dues memo for 2013 must be revised. The full time dues rate is $37.75 per month (.40 cent increase) as previously stated; however, the part time membership dues increase for 2013 is .35 cents and not .40 cents. The revision is reflected in bold/ italics in the table below:
Effective January 1, 2013-December 31 2013, monthly AFSCME Local 1303 union dues deductions will be based on the REVISED 2013 DUES STRUCTURE:
AFSCME International has increased member dues by $.40 (forty cents) for 2013.
THE LOCAL 1303 SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS FOR 2012 ARE:
City workers in Bristol are standing up for quality public services as they take on ill-considered attempts to privatize operations.
Calling him "the only choice for the 99%," AFSCME announced Dec. 6 their endorsement of President Barack Obama for reelection in 2012.
AFSCME Corrections United recognized Local 391's Michael Whitehead as its national correctional officer of the year.
Hundreds of people thronged to the State Capitol Feb. 23 for our solidarity rally in support of Wisconsin workers fighting Gov. Scott Walker's attack on the middle class.
THERE IS NO DUES INCREASE FOR AFSCME LOCAL1303 MEMBERS IN 2011.
Delegates to AFSCME's 39th International Convention pay tribute to former Secretary-Treasurer William Lucy, a giant of the labor and civil rights movements.
Our members in New Haven are fighting the DeStefano administration's efforts to destroy good jobs in the community.
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