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November 27, 2018


On behalf of the Illinois Federation of Public Employees, Local 4408 IFT/AFT, AFL-CIO I would like to encourage you to become a member today.. Your IFPE Membership entitles you to numerous benefits including but not limited to:

  • $25...

November 27, 2018

IFPE 4408 Election Complete....Congratulations to the newly elected Executive Board and Representative Assembly Delegates!

Officers will serve for the term of 1/1/2019 - 12/31/2021

PRESIDENT: Matthew Emigholz
TREASURER: Gwen Har...

March 12, 2018

RC-29 area vice president, Matt Emigholz, a mechanic for the Illinois Department of Transportation and Area Vice President of the Illinois Federation of Public Employees (Local 4408) recounts how he drove 1000 miles to sign up members for his union in preparation for a...

January 22, 2018

IFT members have two opportunities in 2018 to help students pursue their higher education dreams.

IFT Robert G. Porter Scholarship

Beginning this year, the Illinois Federation of Teachers has increased the amount of the Porter scholarship. The union will now provide...

December 11, 2017

WESTMONT – By a vote of its Executive Board today, the Illinois Federation of Teachers (IFT) endorsed JB Pritzker for Governor in the Democratic primary election.

Elected leaders of the 100,000-member organization supported Pritzker for his commitment to strengthening...

November 7, 2017

In early 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear a critically important case that will impact all working men and women - including those who are not union members. Here are the facts about Janus v. AFSCME Council 31 and why they should matter to you.

What is Janus v....

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