Weekly Update – December 4, 2023

2023 Bargaining Conference  AFT Michigan leaders came together this past Saturday for a day of skill-building and discussion around contract negotiations.  PreK-12 teacher locals participated in a day-long session covering recent legislative changes impacting bargaining previously prohibited subjects including dues deduction, subcontracting, teacher placement, and discipline and discharge, including reviewing and assessing their own contracts […]

Weekly Update – November 20, 2023

Lansing Legislative Session Wrap-Up The Legislature has adjourned until January, which means all of our amazing accomplishments from this session will go into effect in February 2024. Reviewing some of the highlights of what got over the finish line at the start of November: That’s on top of everything the legislature accomplished earlier in the […]

United Michigan Medicine Allied Professionals is Hiring!

United Michigan Medicine Allied Professionals, AFT Local 6739, is seeking an experienced and energized Executive Director to become the first staff member of our innovative and progressive local union of healthcare professionals. We are part of one of the fastest growing unions in the country and are looking for dynamic and forward-thinking leadership as we […]

Organize a Union with AFT Michigan

We believe that every employee needs a union and that our state federation is stronger with a larger, informed and mobilized membership. Are you ready to organize with AFT Michigan to improve your working conditions? Unsure what is involved in such a decision? We’ve got you covered!