NAPO Attends White House Meeting with Vice President Biden on Passage of Spectrum Legislation

February 24, 2012

NAPO’s President Tom Nee and Vice President Mick McHale attended a meeting on the passage of spectrum legislation with Vice President Biden in the Roosevelt Room of the White House on Tuesday, February 21, 2012. NAPO was the only rank-and-file organization of the eleven members of the law enforcement community in attendance. NAPO’s inclusion in […]

NAPO ATTENDS EVENT WHERE PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA SPEAKS ON VETERANS JOB CORPS AND JOINT LAW ENFORCEMENT EFFORTS IN ARLINGTON, VIRGINA

February 9, 2012

President Obama visited Fire Station #5 in Arlington, Virginia on Friday, February 3rd to highlight the details of his Veterans Job Corps initiative. Appearing with the President was NAPO’s Sergeant-at-Arms and Executive Vice President of the New Jersey State Policemen’s Benevolent Association (NJSPBA); Keith Dunn. The PBA Editor of the NJ Cops Magazine, John Hulse […]

ACT NOW! Oppose Senate Bills 1484, 1485, 1486 & 1487

February 2, 2012

Four bills were introduced specifically targeting all public employees and their representation.  SB 1484 (http://www.azleg.gov/DocumentsForBill.asp?Bill_Number=1484&Session_Id=107), 1485 (http://www.azleg.gov/DocumentsForBill.asp?Bill_Number=1485&Session_Id=107), 1486 (http://www.azleg.gov/DocumentsForBill.asp?Bill_Number=1486&Session_Id=107) and 1487 (http://www.azleg.gov/DocumentsForBill.asp?Bill_Number=1487&Session_Id=107) are broad anti-union bills, generalizing that the law enforcement profession is comparable to the private sector.  These bills do not recognize that police services require specialized needs.  They impede your current rights and […]

MPA Sponsors Mesa’s Unity Walk

February 1, 2012

Join us Saturday, Feb. 4th during a regional Unity Walk.  The event takes place at Tempe Town lake from 10:30 am to noon.  More information about the event CAN BE FOUND HERE or on the city of Mesa’s Diversity page: www.mesaaz.gov/diversity MPA is a proud sponsor of the City of Mesa’s Unity Walk.  All participants […]