Five of eight unions have ratified the health care Memorandum of Understanding:
–Clerical-Technical Union of MSU
–Administrative Professional Supervisors Association
–Police Unit (Capitol City Labor Program, Inc.)
–International Union of Operating Engineers, Local 324
–Administrative Professionals Association
One union voted against ratification. Updates on this development will be posted when we have them.
Members of two unions also covered by the Memorandum of Understanding have yet to vote on ratification:
–American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees, Local 1585
–International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, Local 274
July 26, 2017—President Deb Bittner and Union Representative Shirley VanDorp at the polls.
July 26, 2017
Tonight, I am quite pleased to announce that CTU passed the tentative health care agreement, 337 yes votes to 5 no votes!
A big thank you to all who took the time to vote and to all who worked this ratification including our bargaining team and office staff!
CTU’s Shopping List, lists several sources for stores and products that are union friendly and/or made locally, in Michigan or in the U.S. Our shopping list is a good resource for gift ideas during the holidays or throughout the year. It is always available on our website under “Tools.” Add products and stores to the list by sending them to Cheryl@ctumsu.org.