Feb. 21: Your Pension Is Under Attack!

A message from 1st VP Ivonne Hamm:

We have been getting lots of questions about our retirement benefits and what's going to happen to them. This is an opportunity to make a difference, let our Legislators know what we think and feel. If anyone would like to testify let me know. But what I'm asking for is that members show up and support those who are testifying. We want to pack the room.

Learn more here:

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2017 Legislative Issues Conference Feb. 25

AFT Connecticut’s annual legislative conference takes place later this month at the State Capitol -- and you are invited to be a part of this important event. Join us to help make sure elected leaders know what matters to you on the issues that impact your workplace, your community and your family:

Finding and Contacting Your Lawmakers

There are quite a few proposed bills coming up for discussion at the State Capitol in the weeks and months to come that all state employees and retirees should know about.

Learn about them here, and check out some documents that will help you get in touch with your state senator and rep. Our elected officials have a say in our future as state employees, so it's important they hear from us!