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December 10, 2014: Local 1775 Labor Seminar

MANDATORY FOR SHOP STEWARDS AND ASSOCIATION OFFICERS!

Where: Embassy Suites - San Rafael

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Marin Firefighters Wear Pink to Support Breast Cancer Awareness

Marin Firefighters in Pink

For the week of 10/13-10/18 all Professional Firefighters in Marin will wear pink uniforms in support of breast cancer awareness and the IAFF's "Passionately Pink for the Cure" program.

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Marin Firefighter/Paramedic Returns Safely From Third Tour in Afghanistan

Marin Firefighter/Paramedic Returns Safely From Third Tour in Afghanistan

The Marin Independent Journal recently profiled IAFF Local 1775 member Dave Cornell of the San Rafael Fire Department.  Local 1775 is proud to welcome our brother safely home after his third tour in Afghanistan.

Flight medic recovered injured soldiers from the battlefield

San Rafael Firefighter/Paramedic Dave Cornell, 51, has dedicated his life to serving others and recently returned from his third tour of duty in Afghanistan.

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Marin Firefighters Endorse Candidates: 2014 June Primary Election

Marin Professional Firefighters, IAFF Local 1775 has made the following endorsements for the June 3, 2014 Primary Election after an extensive candidate interview process, per the Local 1775 PAC Guidlelines, Candidate Interview and Endorsement Policy. 

  • State Senate: Mike McGuire
  • State Assembly: No endorsement
  • Marin Supervisor Dist. 1: No endorsement
  • Marin Supervisor Dist. 5: Judy Arnold

CPF Endorsements

After an extensive interview process, California Professional Firefighters has identified a bipartisan list of candidates it believes would be the strongest firefighter choices for statewide office in this June’s Primary Election. The CPF endorsements for the primary were the product of weeks of interviews with dozens of candidates from both sides of the political aisle. 

Constitutional Offices.
Governor: Jerry Brown 
Lieutenant Governor: Gavin Newsom 
Secretary of State: Alex Padilla 
Attorney General: Kamala Harris 
State Controller: John Perez 
State Treasurer: John Chiang 

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Marin Firefighters "Fill The Boot" for MDA May 14, 2014

Marin Firefighters "Fill The Boot" for MDA May 14, 2014

For Immediate Release May 7, 2014

Marin Professional Firefighters "Fill The Boot" for Muscular Dystrophy Association in Marin County May 14, 2014

Dozens of Firefighters from Marin Professional Firefighters, IAFF Local 1775 (www.iaff1775.org) will generously volunteer their time for the annual Muscular Dystrophy Association “Fill the Boot” event at four intersections in Marin County May 14, 2014. Off-duty firefighters will ask motorists and pedestrians alike to drop donations into a firefighter’s boot to support MDA’s Bay Area children and families Wednesday May 14, from 8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

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