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Memorandum of Agreement for CBA 2021-26

We have reached a deal.  Please see the Memorandum of Agreement.

We are calling a General Membership Meeting for this Thursday, October 7, 2021 from 10:30 am - 12 pm.  A zoom link will be forthcoming to the membership.  A vote on the contract will be taken at this meeting, so please make every effort to attend.

LIU Financial Analysis 2021

July 23, 2021

Please review this financial analysis, with data relevant to contract negotiations.

Reminder: general meeting Tuesday July 27 at 10am. Our financial consultant will discuss these findings, and the negotiation team will provide updates. Contact the LIUFF executive team if you didn't get the Zoom link by email.

 

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July 19, 2021

 

After earning an upgrade from Moody’s from a “Stable” to “Positive” outlook, a designation that only 2% of all ratings receive, as well as an impressively flush financial report, LIU’s Senior Administration has put a collection of egregious proposals that cut salary, benefits, and job security for all. LIU is in a better financial position than it has been in for decades.

 

This is a selection of some of their most horrible proposals:

Celebrating student loan relief

“It was like waking up and learning you won the lottery.” That’s just one of the comments flooding the AFT offices from members who are elated to be free of student debt at last. After relentless advocacy, including an AFT lawsuit against former Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program that was so broken is finally doing what it is supposed to do: delivering relief from student debt for thousands of borrowers. So far, $6.2 billion in student debt has been forgiven for 100,000 public service workers like teachers, nurses and professors.