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Hard Line Bargaining Tactics at the Portland Housing Bureau

After five months of bargaining with the City over the successor collective bargaining agreement at the Portland Housing Bureau, we have only one tentatively agreed to Article. The City has offered nothing but “supposals” (a word only existing in the City of Portland’s lexicon referring to proposals that the City believes are non-binding) since March. […]

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City Rewards Plan Is Not Rewarding

At AFSCME, we have been vocally supportive of wellness plans. We have witnessed success at King County and in Illinois. We have also seen some of the pitfalls that can occur during the implementation of these programs at the State of Oregon. We are familiar with them, and know that a small investment up-front, can […]

Local 189 Endorses Candidates For School Board

Julie Esparza Brown for Portland Public Schools, Zone 1

Paul Anthony for Portland Public Schools, Zone 2

Bobbie Regan for Portland Public Schools, Zone 3

Mike Rosen for Portland Public Schools, Zone 7

Stephen Beaudoin for Multnomah Education Service Disctrict Director, Position 6

Siobhan Burke for Multnomah Education Service Disctrict Director, Position 7