SEIU has a new President. The union’s executive committee elected health care organizer Mary Kay Henry as SEIU’s first female president today, after now President Emeritus Andy Stern announced his resignation several weeks ago.
|By: Michael Whitney Tuesday April 13, 2010 12:08 pm|
Natasha Vargas-Cooper, a former colleague of mine from SEIU’s Change that Works campaign, writes a must-read piece at The Awl that brilliantly sums up the entirety of SEIU and Andy Stern. If you only read one thing about Andy Stern today, make it hers.
|By: Michael Whitney Tuesday April 13, 2010 1:32 am|
Ben Smith dropped a bombshell this evening with his report that SEIU President Andy Stern will resign. Stern, president of one of the country’s biggest unions since 1996, reportedly plans to resign before the end of his term in 2012. So what’s really going on here?