We, the workers of the Milwaukee Art Museum, voted in November 2020 for a new direction. Over the past year we have sat across the bargaining table from the Museum and it has been a slow process. We have reached the time to discuss wages, but the Museum refuses to listen to our well-researched1 case […]
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MAM Workers Present Bargaining Petition to Museum SLT
On July 22nd, 2021 a group of Milwaukee Art Museum staff delivered a “Say Yes” petition to members of the Art Museum’s Senior Leadership Team. Over 80 current and former MAM staff signed the petition calling for MAM to take their workers’ bargaining priorities seriously. MAM workers deserve a fair contract now!
Milwaukee Art Museum Workers Launch Mutual Aid Effort
Workers at the Milwaukee Art Museum have launched a mutual aid effort in order to help their co-workers impacted by COVID-related furloughs, lay-offs, and contract terminations, or who are otherwise in financial hardship. The first project of the MAM workers’ Mutual Aid Committee is to raise funds through a GoFundMe page set up to help […]
On Monday, Nov 23rd, 2020 the NLRB officially certified our Nov. 13th election results. We could not be happier! Solidarity Wins Stronger Together Courage is Contagious CERTIFIED PDF
Milwaukee Art Museum Workers Win Wall-to-Wall Union with the IAMAW
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alex Hoekstra, Directing Business Representative Cell: (920) 210-7754 Email: email@example.com Date: November 14th, 2020 Milwaukee Art Museum Workers Win Wall-to-Wall Union with the IAMAW Milwaukee, November 14th, 2020 – On Friday, November 13th Milwaukee Art Museum workers overwhelmingly chose to have a voice at their workplace when they […]
We won wall-to-wall!
We won! It is with great joy that we report the results from the union election today – we won our election with 72% of the votes cast! The professional staff voted in solidarity with their non-professional co-workers and chose to form one wall-to-wall bargaining unit with the non-professional staff by 68%. This brings to […]
Union Solidarity March!
Milwaukee Art Museum Seeks to Circumvent Union Vote
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Alex Hoekstra, Directing Business Representative Cell: (920) 210-7754 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Date: October 22nd, 2020 Milwaukee, October 22nd, 2020 – On October 20th, 2020, the Milwaukee Art Museum (MAM) filed a request to review the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) Region 18’s Decision and Direction of Election in an attempt to circumvent […]
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Your Vote Has Been Set!
CONGRATULATIONS! YOUR MAIL-IN VOTE HAS BEEN SET BALLOTS WILL BE MAILED OCTOBER 19th, 2020 BALLOTS MUST BE RETURNED TO NLRB REGIONAL OFFICE BY NOVEMBER 9th, 2020 AT 4:30 PM ****** INSTRUCTIONS FOR VOTING BY MAIL WILL BE INCLUDED WITH YOUR BALLOT. BE SURE TO READ AND FOLLOW ALL INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY. ****** THIS IS YOUR […]