Aug 21

AFSCME 3800 Resolution on Michael Brown and Ferguson, Missouri

On August 9, 2014, Michael Brown, an unarmed black teenager was killed by white law enforcement in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, MO, leaving a family and community outraged and grief stricken

Jun 02

AFSCME Testifies at Regents Public Budget Hearing

AFSCME 3800 members joined students and faculty in speaking out for a quality affordable education, good paying jobs, and affordable healthcare at the Board of Regents Public Hearing on the Budget on May 9.

Jun 02
Read the full report below
Read the full report below

U in the News Again for Admin Bloat

Once again the U has made headline news for its bloated administration. Click the "READ MORE" link to read the study that ranks the University of Minnesota as the fourth worst public university in the country.

May 13

Congrats to Our Stewards on Arbitration Win!

Congrats to Michele Rockne, med area steward, and Mary Snyder, Chief Steward, for their excellent work defending a coworker who was unjustly and discriminatorily fired. The arbitrator ruled in the worker’s favor, and our member returned to work last week!

Aug 25

Labor Movie Night: Oh Freedom After While

One wintry morning in January 1939, residents of southeastern Missouri awoke to a startling sight. More than 1,000 sharecroppers - mostly African American but whites too - had camped out alongside two state highways with their families and a few meager belongings. They were taking a stand - against the planters, the federal government, and the desperate conditions of their lives.


Oct 14

Tentative Agreement Reached, 2013-2015 Clerical Contract

On Friday, Oct 11 our Clerical Bargaining Committee reached a tentative agreement with the University for the July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2015 contract.

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