As Oregon rebuilds from the crises of 2020, our state budget must recognize and fully fund the essential work we perform. As a majority of our members head into bargaining we’ll discuss how we use bargaining campaigns to highlight the essential work we do and win the best contracts possible to support the services we provide.

Agenda

10:00 – 12:30 | Opening session for all sectors

10:00-10:30 | Introductions: President Mike Powers
10:30-10:50 | Framing of the moment: Mary Kay Henry, SEIU International President
10:50-11:05 | Panel discussion: COVID-19
– Break –
11:25-11:45 | Panel discussion: What we face in bargaining
11:45-11:55 | Equity in Bargaining Report
12:00-12:30 | The Political Moment

– Lunch Break –

1:15 – 3:00 | Break out sessions 

  • Homecare & Personal Support workers (meeting link El | Contraseña: 503hcwpsw)
  • State workers (meeting link El | Contraseña: 503state)
  • University workers (meeting link El | Contraseña: 503he)
  • Adult foster home providers (meeting link El | Contraseña: 503afh)