Strike Vote Authorization: May 2, 3-5pm, LLC 122...

Apr 19, 2016 by

LIUFF General Membership Meeting – Strike Authorization Vote Monday, May 2, 3 – 5 pm., LLC 122 What is a strike authorization vote? First, we are not voting to strike. A “yes” vote simply means that the membership has given the Executive Committee the authority to recommend a strike vote when our contract expires, and it gives us permission to file the requisite paperwork with the state. At the end of August, there will be a ratification meeting at which the entire membership will have the opportunity to vote on whether to accept the contract offer on the table or to go on strike. As we continue negotiations with the LIU administration, we have two major issues of parity facing us: one is the disparity between full-time faculty salaries at Brooklyn and Post; the...

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