PEF’s Executive Board met last week and approved a state budget-fight-back campaign to be launched March 8. Members should stay tuned by checking for updates on the PEF Web site.
PEF political activists plan for Budget Lobby Day
PEF’s political activists are gearing up to meet lawmakers Tuesday, February 23 in Albany to address the union’s concerns about the state budget. Across the state, PEF activists will also be meeting with legislators in district offices.
Check your mailboxes
For more union news, check your mailboxes for the March issue of The Communicator. Members should be receiving the spring issue during the first week in March. The “green” edition will also be available online.
Members continue to raise money for Haiti
PEF members in Divisions 251 and 257 are working with the Haitian Student Association at the State University of New York in Albany on a fundraiser for Haiti. The gala will be Saturday, March 6 at the Century House in Latham at 8 p.m. The cost is $20. For more information, contact Marie-Carmelle Souffrant at email@example.com.