|Central Table Update — March 25
The AFSCME Central Table Bargaining Team met with the state for most of
the day on March 25
The AFSCME Central Table
Bargaining Team met with the state for most of the day on March 25. We have
advanced to the stage where most issues are tied in one way or another to
Here are four major issues
still on the table:
- The union's cost-of-living (COLA) wage proposal
remains a 4.75 percent increase each year.
- Your bargaining team has held its ground
proposing no changes to heath insurance. This is a top priority issue.
- AFSCME's bargaining team is proposing a new top
step for senior members.
- The union is also proposing a "make-up step" for
members who missed a step increase during state wage freezes.
Please talk to
you local union's Leadership Team about "Green Up Day" on April 10, our next Central Table
In addition to April 10,
additional Central Table bargaining days are currently scheduled as follows:
Monday, May 18; Tuesday, May 26; Monday, June 8; Tuesday, June 16; and Tuesday,
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