||Waiver by 2/3 Majority Vote for Shannon Deacon
||It is moved that: the SPEEA Council grants a waiver for Shannon Deacon, in accordance with SPEEA Constitution Section 2.3.2 that allows her run as a candidate for the officer positions of SPEEA President, SPEEA Secretary, and/or SPEEA Treasurer in the upcoming 2018 Executive Board Election.
||Motion to Support Passage of Washington Senate Bill 5140 - Gender Pay Equity
It is moved that: the Northwest Council supports pay equality. The Council encourages activists and staff to lobby in support of Senate Bill 5140, and to educate SPEEA members about such legislation and encourage them to support it.
M18-004 Published Ballot
||NW - SPEEA/IFPTE Local 2001 Support to Picket with Teamters Local 174 (Seattle School Bus Drivers) During Duration of Their Strike Against First Student (Employer)
It is moved that: THE SPEEA NORTHWEST COUNCIL STANDS IN SOLIDARITY with the school bus drivers of Teamsters Local 174 and SUPPORTS the picketing of First Student until a fair and reasonable deal is reached and provide $3,000.00 in financial support.
||Motion to Support Washington State Initiative 1631, "Protect Washington Act"
It is moved that: the SPEEA Northwest Council support I-1631, or similar future legislation, and organize members to actively participate in the I-1631 campaign.
M18-007 Published Ballot