MIAMI -- With so much on the line in this year’s midterm elections – from retirement security to voting rights -- AFSCME retirees in Miami-Dade County made more than 100,000 calls to Floridians in recent weeks, encouraging them to vote on or before Nov. 4. One of the retirees turning people out to the polls is Melba White, a former procurement specialist for
Mansfield, Ohio, a town of 47,000 between Cleveland and Columbus, is the epicenter of Ohio’s midterm election campaign, where the war on public service workers perhaps is felt most personally. Every public employee here has felt the attacks on public services and budget cutbacks during the past four years. Ohio Civil Service Employees Association (OCSEA) rep
Enjoy an 8-night cruise to New England and Canada on Royal Caribbean’s Grandeur of the Seas. Leave from Baltimore on October 1, 2015 and enjoy the fall colors and sights in Portland, Maine; Bar Harbor, Maine; St. John, New Brunswick; and Halifax, Nova Scotia before returning to Baltimore on October 9. Priced from $804/person, based on double occupancy.
This will the third of a series of meetings that will be held with MSEA retired members. During the meeting, the MSEA Retired Advisory Council will guide participants in a discussion to gather new ideas for the MSEA Retired Program. We will also talk about an NEA organizing activity that provides opportunities for retired members to support issues impacting