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Stand With State Employees!

Gene Lantz, Digital Organizing Committee
05 Sep, 2019
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The Dallas AFL-CIO encourages joining with the Texas State Employees Union (TSEU-CWA) in demanding justice after being cut from the budget by the last Texas legislative session.

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Over 50 state legislators have officially requested that the ten members of the Legislative Budget Board (LBB) provide an emergency pay raise for state workers and increase funding to shore up the state employees’ pension fund. News conferences are taking place in major Texas cities. Ours:

  • Noon Friday, September 6
  • Health and Human Services Commission
  • 1111 West Ledbetter Dr. #400 Dallas TX 75224

Stand with Texas state employees!

Best and Biggest Labor Day Breakfast Ever!

 The Dallas AFL-CIO Labor Day Breakfast continue to set new records for participation. Our web site  carries an account. Photos and videos continue to be posted. Some short videos are on YouTube:

Watch our Facebook page “Dallas AFL-CIO” for more photos and videos from our biggest and best Labor Day ever!

Retirees Are Outstanding

The Texas Alliance for Retired Americans is keeping up a hot pace of activism. Younger labor activists are hard pressed to keep up. Retirees can be found at Dallas AFL-CIO actions and several of their own. Retirees expect to join the state employees on September 6, and they are planning future battles.

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Here are a few short videos from the September 4 meeting in Dallas:

More Actions Coming Up

Sep 6, Noon: Join the Texas State Employees Union for a news conference at 1111 W. Ledbetter in Dallas

Sep 7: Grandparents Day

Sep 10, 7P: Clean Elections Texas presents a screening of “Rigged: the Voter Suppression Playbook” at Angelica Film Center, 5321 E Mockingbird Ln. Tickets at Prekindle.com https://www.prekindle.com/event/13847-rigged-documentary-dallas

Sep 19, 7:30P: Dallas Central Labor Council meeting for all affiliated members at 1408 N Washington. 214-826-4808

Sep 20-27: Dallas activities concerning the international week on the climate crisis. #globalclimatestrike 

Sep 28, 10:30A: Tarrant County informational meeting on electoral reform at North Richland Hills Library, 9015 Grand Av, North Richland Hills

Oct 1: International Day of Seniors, or Day of the Elderly

We win when we pull together