|AFSCME Local 668|
The August General Membership meeting will be held on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 5:00 PM in the Hennessey Room at Council 5, 300 Hardman Av S in South St Paul.
Delegates to the AFSCME Council 5 Convention and the Minnesota AFL-CIO Convention will be elected at this meeting. We will also vote to endorse the proposed Council 5 constitutional amendment "Five for the Fight".
The AFSCME Council 5 Executive Board is proposing a monthly per capita tax increase of $5.00 beginning January 2015. There will be a presentation at the general membership meeting, followed by discussion and vote.
"In our glorious fight for civil rights, we must guard against being fooled by false slogans, as 'right to work'. It provides no 'rights' and no 'works'. It's purpose is to destroy labor unions and the freedom of collective bargaining... We demand this fraud be stopped."
- Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., 1961
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