|New Mexico Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO|
Every week, we bring you a roundup of the top news and commentary about issues and events important to working families. Here’s this week’s Working People Weekly List. Read more >>>
Each week, we take a look at the biggest friends and foes of labor. We celebrate the workers winning big and small battles, and we shame the companies or people trying to deny working people their rights. Read more >>>
Central NM Rank and File Dinner, May 14
What: Central NM Rank and File Dinner
24th Annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive, May 14
What: Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive
The 24th annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive provides letter carriers, other postal employees, and thousands of volunteers across the nation the opportunity to join forces in their local communities.
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2016 NMFL COPE Convention
What: 2016 NMFL COPE Convention
Good from Bad Water
Union members have been helping out Flint, Michigan, residents during its water crisis. Read the full article>>>
Wage Theft Seminar, November 18
What: Wage Theft Seminar
CWA Local 7076 Holiday Food Drive
CWA 7076 is operating a non-perishable food drive for the holidays, coordinating the collection and distribution of donations to food banks in Albuquerque metro, Santa Fe, and Las Cruces areas on a ongoing basis through Wednesday, December 16.
These designated coordinators will collect items from stewards/work sites and drop them off at local food banks and/or homeless shelters:
Albuquerque: Liza Smith, 505-307-5920, email@example.com
Members can take their donations to work and leave with any officer or steward. If needed, coordinators can do weekly pick-ups. In Santa Fe, members are welcome to drop off donations directly at the CWA 7076 Hall, 460 St. Michael’s Drive, Suite 1001, Santa Fe.
Volunteers Needed for Tax Help NM
by Mike Swisher
Tax Help NM is a highly successful asset-building program that continues to exceed previous results annually. The program has returned more than $80 million in tax refunds and saved the people of New Mexico over $16 million in tax preparation fees.
If you are interested in volunteering as a tax preparer or a greeter, please contact Mike Swisher: firstname.lastname@example.org, (505-245-1720) or Jeffrey Ledbetter: Jeffrey.email@example.com, (505-247-3671). Training is provided.
Nurses Cry Foul On UNM Hospital Policies
At a press conference in front of UNM Hospital....
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A Moral Monday documentary from Santa Fe, New Mexico by Mariana Nonino
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The New Mexico Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO represents more than 110,000 members of 30 unions and community affiliates throughout New Mexico. The mission of the New Mexico Federation of Labor, AFL-CIO, is to improve the lives of working families:to bring economic justice to the workplace and social justice to our state and the nation. Read more >>>
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