November 06, 2015
Washington State Alliance, APWU Hold Conventions
On Wednesday, Mr. Fiesta was in Federal Way, Washington for the Washington State Alliance Convention, where he provided a national update and elaborated on the Alliance’s work to stop the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. Jackie Boschok was re-elected as state president at the convention and Jim Bradley was re-elected as Treasurer. Kathy Wallentine was elected Secretary after previously being appointed to fill the rest of the current term.
Other speakers included U.S. Rep. Adam Smith; State Rep. Carol Gregory; Lynne Dodson, Secretary-Treasurer of the Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO; and Lacy Crawford from Social Security Works.
Last Saturday, Mr. Fiesta was in Las Vegas, Nevada for the American Postal Workers Union (APWU) Retirees Educational Conference.