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Dan McGinley of Local 1303-087 (Putnam Board of Education) is a school custodian whose love of blues music provides the perfect thematic accompaniment for the age of COVID-19.

AFSCME members in good standing are invited to attend any of our offered trainings that range in topics from how to effectively run a meeting to handling grievances and treasurer finances. 

Just days after the majority of Connecticut students physically returned to the classroom, more than a dozen school districts across the state reported positive COVID-19 cases.

From taking away health care to opposing an increase in the minimum wage; from encouraging offshoring to obstructing fair union elections, the Trump administration over the past four years has done

Albert Einstein once said, “In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.”

The open enrollment for state employees usually takes place in July of each year and is effective July 1.

Please add your name to our petition to Gov. Ned Lamont and Education Commissioner Miguel Cardona demanding that local and regional school districts adhere to our core principles developed by union members and leaders for the safe reopening of schools to prevent the spread of COVID-19.   

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