November 4, 2013
To: Northwest Council Members
From: Jimmie Mathis SPEEA Secretary
The Northwest Council has embraced affiliation with labor councils.
SPEEA has members in California. There are around 120 SPEEA members living or working within the Los Angeles County Federation of Labor district. http://www.launionaflcio.org
The LA County Federation of Labor dues is $0.55/month/member.
Association is a joining of unions or groups for a common purpose.
An Association shall be determined by either a Regional or SPEEA Council.
126.96.36.199 Labor Councils
The Northwest Regional Council shall determine any associations with local Labor Councils and additional requirements will be defined in the Northwest Regional Policy. The Northwest Council shall budget and fund future years.
The SPEEA Organizational Planning Committee recommends approval and association with the LA County Federation of Labor.
It is moved THAT THE NORTHWEST COUNCIL APPROVES AN ASSOCIATION WITH THE LOS ANGELES COUNTY FEDERATION OF LABOR AFL-CIO.