|Local 898-- serving the Ford Rawsonville Plant|
Senator Bernie Sanders writes letter of support to Columbia Graduate Workers
Today through tomorrow, Columbia University graduate workers will vote on forming their union. Union organizers got a big boost today when none other than U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders wrote a letter encouraging fellow graduate workers to come together, participate in the vote and join the UAW.
"Dear Columbia University Research and Teaching Assistants:
I understand that on December 7th and 8th you will be voting in an election to determine whether TAs and RAs at Columbia will have the right to union representation. I had the pleasure of meeting with a number of you in September, and am strongly supportive of your efforts to hold a free and fair union election…"
Planning on retiring soon? Please make sure you come down to the local and receive your retirement gift, have your picture taken and fill out your retiree dues form. We look forward to seeing you!
Check out the Entire contract Book!!
Here is a link to the highlights of the UAW-Ford National Agreement.