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ULA Network Interview with Craig Ford Secretary-Treasurer of District 1199J, NUHHCE, AFSCME, AFL-CIO

Feb 11, 2021

The Union Labor Advisory Network's Michael Fina interviewed Craig Ford  Secretary-Treasurer of District 1199J, National Union of Hospital and Health Care Employees, AFSCME, AFL-CIO

We discussed the local, and their essential workers who work tirelessly to  keep us all safe and healthy during this pandemic and difficult economic times.

Craig discussed the impact on their healthcare funds and how the Covid testing needed to ensure the safety of all involved is creating issues financially on their funds.  (* correction to Craig's mentioned $26 million in Covid testing.  $2.6 million was corrected approximate amount as per date interviewed.)  

We thank Craig and the entire executive board, staff and all of the essential workers and members for all of their dedication and support. You are All Americas Hero's  Please subscribe to our channel as we work to support, educate and promote informative content relative to the union labor community.  

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