Members of Fearless Student Employees joined the GSG Friday to discuss collective bargaining rights for graduate students.
FSE is looking to work directly with departments to make changes at the legislative level.
Similar bills have been taken to the Maryland legislature 8 times and killed in the past 20 years.
Gov. Larry Hogan vetoed a bill earlier this year.
The bill permits a union representing employees at multiple University System of Maryland institutions to negotiate one “master agreement” with the system.
“But it’s clear that this is not just a University of Maryland issue. This is a housing issue in America.”
This is the ninth year that a collective bargaining bill has been introduced in the Maryland General Assembly.
The bill would allow a union representing multiple institutions to negotiate a “master agreement” with the system.
The union hopes the president-elect appoints folks who support workers.
Jay Krupin's online profile states that he "fought a lengthy and involved battle" to defeat a union.