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Amalgamated Local 2829 is a statewide union local service nearly 800 State of Minnesota employees in more than 30 state agencies. Read more >>>

Membership Meetings

Local 2829 holds regular monthly membership meetings the 4th. Wednesday of each month at AFSCME Council 5 offices, 300 Hardman Ave S., South St. Paul. (Map) Phone hookups are available for members in other locations; here is thecall-in information.  SKYPE is also available at: live:kirc0100

Here's how to contact Local 2829 leaders. Read more >>>

Nominations & election Notice

NOMINATIONS & ELECTION NOTICE

Nominations for delegates to the fall 2014 Council 5 convention  & The MInnesota AFL-CIO convention will be held at the July 23, 2014 General Membership meeting.  Elections for both conventions will be held at the August 27, 2014 general membership meeting.

The Council 5 convention is September 11-13, The AFL-CIO convention September 21-23

The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that home care and child care providers members were not required to pay fair share dues.


 

Home care and child care workers will continue to stand up for quality care in the wake of the Supreme Court ruling in Harris v. Quinn.


 

Elections bring results. Gov. Dayton and DFL majorities delivered the best legislative session in a generation. They proved that, given a chance, state government can work for working people. Here’s the proof.


General Membership Meeting Minutes, May 2014

Union Makes Flood Relief Available

Members in good standing whose homes have been damaged by June’s flooding may be eligible for financial assistance through AFSCME International’s Fallen Heroes Fund. For eligibility guidelines, documentation requirements, and an application form, see Council 5’s website.


April 2014 General membership Meeting Minutes Read more >>>

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Unions are one of our only counterbalances to big corporations and the super rich who tilt the playing field in their favor so that they can hoard more and more of our nation's wealth.

If you believe unions are important for a fair economy then please go to www.unionswork.us


 

EMTs and paramedics suffer three times as many workplace injuries as the national average.


 

PayWatch Raises Awareness about Income Inequality Read more >>>

AFSCME Local 2829 March 26, 2014 General membership Meeting Minutes Read more >>>

New AFSCME campaign will grow the union by 50,000 members before the 2014 Convention in July. Read more >>>

Last month’s employment figures are in, and things don’t look good. Read more >>>

by Olivia Sandbothe

Low-wage workers in certain federally funded jobs will see a much-needed pay increase, thanks to President Obama.

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Local 2829 handles over 30 different agencies Statewide. To view the agency list and map, click on the link below.

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