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When state employees have a voice, Colorado WINS

Colorado Workers for Innovative and New Solutions (WINS) is a union representing more than 24,000 state employees. We work to improve quality of services, safety, pay and benefits, working conditions, conflict resolution, staff attrition and more to ensure an effective workforce to serve all Coloradans.

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When state employees have a voice, Colorado WINS

State Employees Make Colorado Run

From snowplow drivers to veterans homes nurses, state employees perform critical jobs that keep Coloradans safe and healthy. Now we're campaigning for our biggest victory yet - step increases to improve recruitment and retention in state jobs.

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Stories

Steven (DNR) Steps Up to Fight Inequitable Pay

Steven Arauza from Dept. of Natural Resources on step raises for state employees

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Steven (DNR) Steps Up to Fight Inequitable Pay

Kelly (DOC) Steps Up to Fight Inequitable Pay

Kelly Lewis on step raises for CO state employees

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Kelly (DOC) Steps Up to Fight Inequitable Pay

Ryan (CDLE) Steps Up to Fight Inequitable Pay

Ryan Campbell from Dept. of Labor and Employment on step raises for state employees

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Ryan (CDLE) Steps Up to Fight Inequitable Pay

News

KRDO: DOC Employees Face Tragedy Due to Short Staffing

November 28, 2022

As vacancies at State Correctional Facilities continue to rise, DOC employees are continuously asked to fill the gaps left by department policies. These dangerous conditions are now responsible for the death of DOC employees.

KRDO: DOC Employees Face Tragedy Due to Short Staffing

WINS members won Step Raises in bargaining. Here’s what you need to know.

November 17, 2022

State employees successfully won Step Raises in bargaining and ratified them into our contract. We aren't done yet, though!

WINS members won Step Raises in bargaining. Here’s what you need to know.

Colorado WINS Pushes Back on DOC Retention Bonuses

October 7, 2022

Hilary Glasgow spoke with 9 News on Thursday about the need to find long-term solutions to the short staffing crisis.

Colorado WINS Pushes Back on DOC Retention Bonuses
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