This is an urgent request for members to contact their state representatives in regards to HB 677. This bill would make public employees’ dues deductions illegal in North Carolina. Importantly, this is a benefit that Local 865 currently enjoys with the cooperation of the COA. The AFFA is asking its members to click on the following link to find their representatives and ask them to speak against HB 677. We ask that you call and email each representative to ensure they understand your message. Please review the following attachment for talking points.
Local 865’s election for the Vice-President and Secretary/Treasurer positions will be held April 22, 23 and 24 of 2013. Votes will be collected by an election committee that will be visiting fire stations during these dates. Please contact Scott Mullins or Bjorn Larson if you will be absent during this timeframe.