Minutes of the Meeting of October 27, 2004
The meeting was called to order at 6:00 PM by President Chapman followed by the Pledge of Allegiance. Minutes of the previous meeting were approved as typed and handed out.
to seat the new delegates who were present. Robert Ellsworth, IBEW 191 was sworn in.
Secretary-Treasurer Sells reported that the Board had met and considered some marketing ideas from the Everett Silvertips. He also reported on his monthly activities regarding NASCAR, Paine Field, Everett Housing Authority, Martin Luther King Commemmoration event, and Puget Sound Labor Agency.
Connelly, ATU 1576 reported on the
Organizing-Paul Quaintance, UFCW 1105 noted that the committee meetings would resume next month.
Chris Glenn, Labor/Neighbor Coordinator solicited help for the GOTV efforts.
Secretary-Treasurer Sells reported on the ‘Rally on the Rails’ being held November 1st at the Everett Station at 1 PM. This will feature Senator Patty Murray, Gubernatorial candidate Christine Gregoire and Congressman Rick Larsen.
Also, noted was the November 3rd ‘Meet the Winners’ event at the King County Labor Council that will raise funds for the Puget Sound Labor Agency.
Bill Mirand, IBEW 46 reported on the West Coast Leadership Institute being held in Seattle in January and April. His union, along with the State Labor Council, are sponsors. The George Meany Institute has been hired to help with the customized training.
Jim Smith, LIUNA 292, reported that the Radio Labor Journal on KSER 90.7 FM had a Jim Hoffa interview this month. You can here it the fourth Monday of each month. They also have Internet streaming at www.kser.org
Lee Marchisio, Larsen for Congress campaign, solicited help from those unions who may not have members involved in Labor/Neighbor. Poll watching on election day is needed. He passed around a sign up.
Community Services Drawing winner: Pat Connelly, ATU 1576
The meeting was adjourned at 6:40 PM
Mike Sells, Secretary-Treasurer
From Local Unions and Councils
AFSCME 1811JPD: Chris Harper
AFSCME 1811PA: David Kurtz
AFSCME 1020: Eric Wiseman
AFT 1873: Gary Newlin
ATU 1576: Pat Connelly
IAM 130: David Volkmann
IAM 751A: Bob Neumann, Bruce Spalding
IAM 751F: Jackie Boschok, Duanne Roope
IBEW 46: Bill Mirand
IBEW 89: Mike Ferrucci
IBEW 191: Darrell Chapman, Robert Ellsworth
IBT 38: Tami Brady, Leonard Kelley, Rick Olson, Gary Schmitt
IBT 763: Bob Lovely, Jason Powell,
IUPAT DC 5:
LIUNA 292: Rex Martin, Jim Smith, Rodolfo Zavala
Pac NW Newspaper Guild:
SEIU 1199NW: Jackie McGeachy
SPEEA: Chris Glenn,
UFCW 141, USNU:
UFCW 1105: Paul Quaintance
AFSCME 1811CA: Jay Crockett, Jay Fraser, Patty Goins, Myrsa Montoya
AFT 772: Kim Mead
IAM 751F: Judy Neumann
IBT 38: Mike Campbell, Steven Chandler, Janine Dibble, Chuck Jewell, Barry Lund
IBT 763: Kenneth Anstett
NALC 791: Bob James
SEIU 775: Randall Downey
SPEEA: Tim Bond
UFCW 1105: Nancy Holland-Young
Garth Luark, IAM 751
Ed Triezenberg, PNWRC Political Coordinator