International Association of Fire Fighters

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2012

    Renowned Actor, Master Thespian, Critiques Firefighter Pension Commercials

    The St. Louis firefighters' union is on the offensive. This week the International Association of Fire Fighters began airing advertisements on local television calling Mayor Francis Slay's attempt to reform the runaway costs of their pension a "raid" on their retirement. Slay now has his own commerc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2011

    City Admits It's Been Financing Firefighter Fund Unnecessarily

    President Chris Molitor and other union members after the committee hearing.​St. Louis firefighters won a small victory at City Hall yesterday when union leaders forced a committee of aldermen to hold off on voting for a bill specifying that reimbursement for retirees' unused sick days must co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 20, 2010

    Unions Lining Up Opposition to Rex Sinquefield's Prop A

    It's definitely not fair to say that donations from local unions and their counterparts in Washington, D.C., will even the playing field with Rex Sinquefield. The St. Louis zillionaire has already donated an astonishing $10.8 million toward his campaign to force a vote on earnings taxes in St. Louis ... More >>

  • News

    June 18, 2003

    Under Fire

    Chief Sherman George lights a fire, but who feels the heat?

  • News

    December 26, 2001

    In the Line of Fire

    An Olivette firefighter becomes the target of the city manager