14
JUL
2017

July 2017 Newsletter

July 2017 Newsletter by AFGE District 7 on Scribd
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19
OCT
2016

October 2016 Newsletter

Sept 2016 Newsletter by AFGE District 7 on Scribd
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14
OCT
2016

Election 2016

AFGE Members Across the 7th District are working to elect candidates who will fight for the middle class.  Contact sara.kuntzler@afge.org to help volunteer!  Below is a list of AFGE endorsed candidates and photos of AFGE members Getting Out the Vote! President: Hillary Clinton Illinoi
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14
OCT
2016

Congressional Candidates Visit

Congressional Candidates BRad Schneider and Raja Krishnamoorthi visited the District 7 office to discuss their campaigns, and what they want to do in office.
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14
OCT
2016

Labor Day 2016

AFGE members in Detroit showed their union pride by marching on the 2016 Detroit Labor Day Parade.
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14
OCT
2016

Milwaukee Rally – Dump Senator Johnson

Dozens of veterans and union members rallied in Milwaukee on October 5 to show their support for Veterans, the VA, and VA employees.  They condemned attempts by Wisconsin’s US Senator Ron Johnson to privatize the VA.  Local 7 President Joe Junemann led the crowd in chants like,
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16
MAY
2016
AFGE members at the Legislative and Political Training in May 2016

Legislative and Political Training 2016

AFGE members from across the 7th District met in Rosemont, IL to attend the 2016 Legislative and Political Training Institute.  Members learned how to be effective at lobbying their representatives and how to hold PAC and LAF events.
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16
FEB
2016

Legislative Conference 2016

AFGE members from across the country came to Washington D.C. for an intense several days focused on talking to their representatives in Congress about a variety of issues that impact them and their communities.  Top among them was the need for a raise.  Federal workers pay has not kep
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01
FEB
2016

President Cox Visits Rock Island

AFGE President J. David Cox visited the Rock Island Armory in the quad cities in January, 2016.  While there he heard first hand from Department of Defense workers about the issues they face.  
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