The Communicator July/August 2019, Volume 37. No. 6 • PDF Edition
- President’s Message
- Letters to the Editor
- Contract Update: Safe staffing for nurses, privatization of bargaining unit work proposals passed along; hourly members share their stories
- Every Friday is #ASHTAG FRIDAYS! Support your PEF Contract Team today!
- Janus anniversary finds members making PEF stronger than ever
- Legislative Recap: State lawmakers passed PEF’s Cost/Benefit Analysis bill
- Council leaders call for stop to union-busting at Region 1 OPWDD
- OPWDD appeals Tony Otto’s hearing victory; family vows to continue the fight
- DOCCS honors PEF parole officers at annual memorial ceremony
- Value of the union: PEF wins court case for fair pay for summer teachers at DOCCS
- After nine years of ‘on-call’ grind, member receives $40k settlement
- Prepping the course, working behind-the-scenes at PGA Championship
- EMS council honors Upstate University Hospital nurse for job well done
- Convention 2019 Preview and Constitutional Amendment
- Health Notes
- Retirees In Action
- PEF Special Elections Update
- Labor History: Standing up for the right to unionize
- Communications Department earns awards
- Member’s son shows keen appreciation of unions
- Upcoming Jewish Committee Event
- Members request leave donations
- Saluting members on their retirement
- Upcoming Regional Labor Day Parade Events
- Member Highlights on Social Media
- PEF News Clips: National Union News Hub
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- Last month’s issue & archive
- Cover Layout: Mario Bruni
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