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The Butler County Central Labor Council is an AFL-CIO affiliated organization that represents 3,470 members of 41 affiliated local unions in Butler County Pennsylvania.
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6th Annual Spring Solidarity Dinner
6th Annual Spring Solidarity Dinner of the Butler County CLC
Saturday, May 9th
Butler Country Club
310 Country Club Rd
Butler, PA 16002
Delegates, Affiliates and Friends of the Butler Labor Council will gather at the Country Club and begin their night with a Social Hour and cash bar at 5:30 PM.
At 6:30 the Dinner Buffet including: Primer Rib of Beef au Jus , Baked Fillet of Cod, Roasted Breast of Young Turkey with Gray and all the trimmings will be served.
Invited Guest Speakers are:
Candidates for Butler County Commissioners will also be invited to mix and mingle with those present.
Tickets are $40 per person or table of 8 for $300
For more information call Rick McPherson at 724-996-5291
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This information came from Don Siegel of IBEW, which he recently sent to his members, I have taken the liberty to edit it to be more inclusive to the entire labor movement.
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