Volunteer for the Recall Efforts this Week

Wisconsin is in the mist of a historic effort to recall Republican State Senators who voted to strip us of our collective bargaining rights. There will be primaries for Democratic challengers in six districts next Tuesday, July 12th. The TAA is hosting a phone-bank to potential voters and volunteers for the upcoming recall elections. There…

Defend Wisconsin Fund Request for Proposals

Teaching Assistants’ Association Defend Wisconsin Fund Request for Proposals August 2011 **Note: The final Defend Wisconsin proposal deadline has been changed from August 31st to September 15th.** Statement The occupation of the Wisconsin State Capitol revitalized the Wisconsin labor movement and inspired citizens from around the state to loudly protest the attacks on public sector…

TAA Resolution to Oppose the Pridemore Bill and attacks on immigrant rights in Wisconsin

Whereas, State Representative Pridemore has stated his intent to introduce an anti-immigrant bill in Wisconsin that, following the lead of Arizona’s SB1070, would legalize racial profiling by requiring law enforcement to question individuals they have “reasonable suspicion” of being undocumented about their immigration status when in the process of carrying out routine policing duties; and…

Membership Dues Collection Party April 14th

Join us Thursday, April 14th at the Knapp House to renew your TAA membership and celebrate your union. RSVP on Facebook here. WHAT: LIVE MUSIC, BOOZY AND NON-BOOZY DRINKS, SNACKS, MERRIMENT, and DUES COLLECTIN’ PARTY WHEN: THURSDAY, APRIL 14 2011 from 5pm to 8pm WHERE: KNAPP HOUSE (130 E. Gilman Street) In order to pay…