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AFSCME Local 88 Picnic

Our annual Labor Day Picnic is on Monday, September 3rd at Oaks Park, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.  This is a fun, family-friendly event and all members are invited to attend (represented employees who are not currently members–Fair Share–can sign a membership card at the event). We are also inviting Temporary and On Call staff as well. Bring your family and […]

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True story: what on-call workers can get in a contract

Did you know that some on-call workers at Multnomah County are already organized in labor unions, and have successfully bargained for pay increases, paid holidays, benefits, and hiring preferences in their contracts?  The union gave us that edge.On-call juvenile custody services specialists in the Department of Community Justice were inspired to organize with AFSCME Local […]

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Political Volunteer Opportunities for Endorsed Candidates

Our Union has endorsed some great candidates this election cycle, including two facing competitive races: Susheela Jayapal for Multnomah County Commissioner District 2Jennifer McGuirk for Multnomah County AuditorThey are both pro-AFSCME and support workers, and now is our time to support them by volunteering a little of our time. Here’s how you can help:REACH OUT […]

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