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Notices from CWA Local 1037 Election Committee

Attached are the notices from the CWA Local 1037 Election Committee. Please click on the links to read the full notice. To see the notice being mailed to state worker members in the Professional Unit click here: Notice of Election … Continue reading

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CWA FIGHTS HEALTH CARE CUTS, WINS SAVINGS IN NEW JERSEY

After a year of work and advocacy by CWA and other public sector union representatives on New Jersey’s State Health Benefits Design Committee, nearly 40,000 CWA public workers will see no increase in health care costs in 2018 due to … Continue reading

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INCREMENTS UPDATE: GOVERNOR CHRISTIE TRIES TO STALL

Click here to download a PDF of this statement ON AUGUST 2, THE SUPREME COURT RULED THAT INCREMENTS CANNOT BE UNILATERALLY STOPPED AND THAT INCREMENT CASES ARE GRIEVABLE AND ARBITRABLE. GOVERNOR CHRISTIE TRIES TO STALL On August 2, the Supreme … Continue reading

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LISTEN AGAIN: INCREMENT DECISION TELE-TOWN HALL

Click here to listen to the increment decision tele-town hall.

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SUPREME COURT RULES THAT INCREMENTS CANNOT BE UNILATERALLY STOPPED

Click here to download a PDF of this statement Today, the New Jersey Supreme Court issued its decision on the “increments” cases in Atlantic County and Bridgewater.  In these cases, the employers denied increments after expiration.  The State of New … Continue reading

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CWA TAKES LEGAL ACTION AGAINST THE CHRISTIE ADMINISTRATION FOR INVOLUNTARY FURLOUGHS

On Friday, July 7, CWA filed a Grievance with the Office of Employee Relations (OER) and an Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) charge with the Public Employee Relations Commission (PERC) regarding July 1, 2, 3, 2017 involuntary furloughs of CWA executive … Continue reading

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CWA Update to Members Regarding Shutdown Pay

Attention CWA Members, Here is the shutdown pay situation as of July 7, 2017: Even though workers were paid for the shutdown during Corzine and Federal workers have been paid during the budget shutdown, Chris Christie is refusing to pay … Continue reading

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NOTICE REGARDING DENIAL OF PAY FOR STATE SHUTDOWN

The State is issuing directives through all state agencies this afternoon that Governor Christie refuses to pay state workers for the days we were locked out during the state budget shutdown. You will likely receive a message from your Payroll, … Continue reading

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CWA 1037 Statement on End of State Shutdown

Dear Local 1037 Member, Thank you to everyone who made calls, sent e-mails, and signed up to picket Assembly offices during the State shutdown. Through your efforts we have been able to end the lockout and return to work. If … Continue reading

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SHUTDOWN ENDED

From CWA NJ: Assembly Speaker Prieto and Senate President Sweeney have announced a compromise on the Horizon Bill to end the state shutdown on Monday. State Parks and beaches will be open on Tuesday, July 4. All members are to … Continue reading

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