BY Staff | Minneapolis, MN | 12/13/03
The following is a speech delivered by Phyllis Walker, the President of AFSCME Local 3800, at a Dec. 10 forum organized by Freedom Road Socialist Organization.
BY Brad Sigal | Minnesota | 11/10/03
"After striking for 15 days, we came away with a stronger, fighting union and we won some real gains for clerical workers at the University of Minnesota," said Phyllis Walker, President of AFSCME Local 3800, the clerical workers union at the U of M.
BY Brad Sigal | Minnesota | 10/15/03
At the beginning of October, clerical workers at the University of Minnesota said no to a wage freeze and skyrocketing health care costs, and voted to go on strike.