A message from Local 243 President Marie Dusio: On Thursday, December 6, 2012, the members of Local 243’s Forum held an emergency meeting at the end of the day. The sole item on the agenda was a vote to decide whether or not to take two grievances to arbitration. Although this subject was discussed at the last regularly scheduled Forum meeting, Forum members decided at that time to wait for an opinion from AFT-Wisconsin, as well as a confirmation about the resources that would be available if we decided to go to arbitration.

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