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We Did It, EAA! Annie Chao Won!

WE WON!!!  Thank you, everyone, for your VOTE, support and help throughout the campaign.  This win is YOURS!!!  LACERS members deserve someone who will represent them with integrity, responsibility and with only their interest in mind.  I’m very proud that we ran a clean and ethical campaign focused on the issues.  While we were the…

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2019 EAA College Scholarship Program Guidelines

The 2019 EAA College Scholarship Program provides financial support to senior high school students, who will enroll into an accredited community college or university; and college students, who are in their first year of college pursuing a degree. The EAA Scholarship Committee has approved the funds for the annual scholarship program during the March 6,…

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Executive Directors Message: April 2019

Survey Monkey results are in and have been analyzed. Some of those issues most important to the membership include (not in ranked order): Salary/COLA Health contributions (10% of premium payment) Overtime Payment limitations Grievance issues Time off – vacation Work hours Workload Pensions Job security – Contracting Out Work Unit Councils for all EAA MOUs…

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Photo Highlights from Proyecto Pastoral April 2019

Last Monday was April Fools and while some people were out making fools of others (and possibly themselves), EAA Outreach hunkered down in the kitchen of the C. Dolores Mission in Boyle Heights (CD14). This would mark the 63rd consecutive first Monday of the month that EAA Outreach has participated in Proyecto Pastoral. Before you…

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New Directions For Youth Volunteer Orientation

Caring Compassionate Creative Talented Knowledgeable Philanthropic   Hey EAA Union members, Do you possess any of the above qualities? If so, the New Directions for Youth (NDY) invites you to attend their Volunteer Orientation on Thursday, March 28th at 4:00p at: 7315 Lankershim Blvd. North Hollywood, CA 91605 (Google Maps) Please bring a resume stating any…

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New Cure For Sick Time – Amended California Paid Sick Leave Law

Since 2015, the state of California revised the sick time policies and rights for employees. Problem is the City has not caught up with the practice and too many of our EAA members are still being punished under old rules. That means revising the Administrative Code, Living Wage Ordinance and every Memorandum of Understanding (MOU).…

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EAA Was There For Vivian When She Needed Them Most

After almost 24 years of service with the Los Angeles Police Department, I found myself calling EAA for representation. I received a Notice to Correct Deficiencies for the first time in my career.  Without any progressive discipline and corrective measures, my commanding officer at the time served the NTC along with the direction that I…

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Meet Your Steward: Michiko Murakami (Library)

I have been a City employee for over fifteen years, beginning as a Messenger Clerk at the Central Library and attending college at the same time. My City career and education seemed to advance in tandem and I owe much credit for my achievements to the City I was born and raised in and now…

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In Memory of Myron Cox

The co-artist behind the “Labor Los Angeles” Mural currently on display at EAA HQ, MYRON COX, 70, has passed away. Myron had been suffering from dementia for some time and had consequently taken up residence in a nursing home about four months ago. We were told that Myron had passed away peacefully in his sleep.…

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