Minutes of the Meeting of July 26, 2006
The meeting was called to order a 6:00 PM by Vice President Jackie Boschok. President Chapman was attending the State Building Trades Convention. The chair read the opening statement of purpose. Bob Rommel, SPEEA 2001 was appointed to fill the Vice Presidentís chair. Minutes of the previous meeting were approved as handed out.
It was M/S/C to seat the new delegates who were present. Guerdon Ellis, IAM 751E was sworn in.
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE and STAFF REPORTS
Secretary Treasurer Sells gave background on the COPE process and noted the committee to be chaired by Bob Rommel to review the process and recommend changes.
The COPE Screening Committee recommended the following:
To recommend to the
To recommend to the
To endorse Tam Bui
Jon Holden, IAM 751F reported on
upcoming activities at the
M/S/C to name Bob Neumann, IAM 751A, the delegate of the Snohomish County Labor Council to the Washington State Labor Council Convention to replace Paul Quaintance, who had retired.
Allyn Triezenberg, SCLC Administrative Assistant, reported on the tickets for the Solidarity Day game at the Everett AquaSox noting that we were late in getting them printed due to problems with the minor league umpire strike, which was now over. The game is scheduled for August 8th.
REPORTS OF UNIONS
Teamsters 38: Leonard Kelley thanked those that attended the rally at Durham Transportation. They did lose the election there 52 to 43, but have filed 15 objections with the NLRB. He felt there was no doubt that the school district helped the company. They are currently organizing blood bank employees at the Puget Sound Blood Centers.
WFSE 948: Randy Kurtz reported they had tentative agreements on 2/3 of the contract negotiations items at the state level. They have reached settlement on health insurance with lowered the cost for all, and asked that people contact legislators for support of their negotiations.
AFSCME 1811C: Patty Goins noted that the local had settled their addendum agreement at the county.
IBT 38: Leonard Kelley noted that the local had taken a strike authorization vote at Crown Distributing. They now have a good contract at Alaska Distributing, the former Friendly Distributor. It is the only contract in seven states for the company.
President Boschok noted that there would be no meeting for the SCLC in August
due to the State Labor Council Convention in
GOOD OF THE ORDER
Moreau, Snohomish County PSLA Director, reported on fundraising activities in
July and the August Martina McBride concert. She thanked UBC 562 for its
donation of $750.00 for the PSLA through
Kerri Cechovic, No on Initiative 933, reported on the campaign and the expensive problem 933 will pose of governments should it pass.
The meeting was adjourned at 6:55 PM
Mike Sells, Secretary-Treasurer
AFSCME 1811CA: Patty Goins
AFSCME 948: Cindy Hallstrom, Randy Kurtz
AFSCME 1020: Eric Wiseman
AFT 772: Mike Sells
IAM 751A: Bob Neumann, Jason Redrup, Don Shove
IAM 751E: Guerdon Ellis
IAM 751F: Jackie Boschok, Jonathan Holden, Garth Luark, Duanne Roope
IBEW 77: Peg Chrisman
IBEW 191: Mike Heins
IBT 38: Mike Campbell, Janine Dibble, Leonard Kelley, Rick Olson
IUPAT DC 5:
LIUNA 292: Rodolfo Zavala
NALC 791: Bob James
Pac NW Newspaper Guild:
SPEEA: Mark Moshay, Bob Rommel, Kurt Schuetz
UFCW 141, USNU:
AFSCME 1811CA: Gloria Parker
IAM 751C: Mark Blondin, Hank Getchman
IAM 751F: Judy Neumann
IBEW 77: Jackie Rae
IBEW 191: Darrell Chapman, Jeff Seibert
LIUNA 292: Jim Smith
SEIU 925: Toni Bohan
UBC 562: Ed Triezenberg
Donna Chrisman, SEIU 925