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State Worker Executive Branch Contract Ratified

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Dear Sisters and Brothers,

We have a Contract!  Below are complete results compiled from all Locals.

Administrative-Clerical Unit

YES    99.6%
NO         .4%

Professional Unit

YES       99.7%
NO            .3%

Primary Level Supervisors Unit

YES         99.4%
NO               .6%

Higher Level Supervisors Unit

YES        99.6%
NO              .4%


YES    99.6%
NO       .3%

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PRESS RELEASE: CWA Ratifies Contract with Murphy Administration Covering 35K Workers

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
Contact: Joshua Henne, 732-407-5938


(TRENTON, NJ)  Today, the Communications Workers of America (CWA), AFL-CIO announced that it has ratified a Contract with the Murphy Administration.  The Contract covers 35,000 workers employed by the Executive Branch of New Jersey State Government in the Administrative/Clerical, Professional and Supervisory Bargaining Units.

“This Contract finally closes the book on the Christie Administration,” said New Jersey CWA Director Hetty Rosenstein.  “CWA was unwilling to permit Chris Christie to flout the law and destroy collective bargaining.   We held our ground, and are heartened that the terrible Christie chapter of New Jersey history is now over.  Our members were very supportive of CWA’s commitment to hold out. And we are ecstatic that they’ve overwhelmingly ratified this Agreement.”

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State Worker Contract Ratification Voting Locations

CWA and the Sate of New Jersey have reached a Tentative Agreement on a new state worker contract.

Voting will be conducted on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 and Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the following locations:

  • VFW Post 2230 – 33 South 21st Street, Kenilworth, NJ 07033
  • Crowne Plaza – 50 Kenny Place, Saddle Brook, NJ 07662
  • DoubleTree – 700 Hope Road, Tinton Falls, NJ 07724
  • Budd Lake Fire House – 378 Route 46, Budd Lake, NJ 07828

Additionally, most members will be able to vote at their WORKSITE on Thursday, April 26, 2018. Click on your county to find worksite voting locations and times:

Bergen     Essex     Hudson     Hunterdon     Mercer     Middlesex     Monmouth
Morris     Ocean     Passaic     Somerset     Sussex     Union     Warren

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