Presumptive disease legislation is at risk of dying in committee today.
Your Union needs your help. Please call your Representative this morning. Simply pose the following request to your Representative,
"Would you please ask the Chairman of House Appropriations, Timm Ormsby, to hold a vote on House Bill 2633 and please support this bill when it comes to a vote"
HB 2633 adds nine cancers, stroke and MRSA for presumptive disease coverage, and extends coverage to public employee fire investigators and EMTs. The bill also seeks to cover law enforcement for heart problems, stroke, and in...
Firefighters Benevolent Foundation
The Firefighter Jason Karwhite Memorial Scholarship honors the memory of Bellingham/Tukwila firefighter paramedic Jason Karwhite.
Jason’s life came to a tragic end on September 27, 2014 as a result of a motorcycle accident, leaving behind his wife Sandy and children Gage & Georgia.
Like many people, Jason was determined to make the world a better place; his life was characterized by friendship, leadership, and community involvement.
Jason’s life was dedicated to children, families, education, and public service. His commitment to t...
Posted in Public News on Nov 05, 2017
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Brothers and Sisters,
"Live from Las Vegas...we roll out this year's final endorsement list.....The envelope, Please"
In all seriousness, the following candidates have shown an interest in working with your Union in a positive way on issures relating to your hours wages and working conditions. These folks have worked with us on issues relating to your contracts, your benefits, or your DRS classification. Your Poltiical Action Committee knows your family has many considerations in its basket for choosing a candidate. We hope you will consider your job and benefits as a prominant piece of ...