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CWA Local 1033 Notice of Election of Officers

CWA Local 1033 Notice of Election of Officers

The 2020 Election of Officers will be conducted by the Elections Committee pursuant to the CWA Constitution

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CWA COVID 2020 Emergency Agreement

UPDATE: 6/30/20: Guidance for Furloughed NJ State Workers Represented by CWA CWA Tips for furloughed state workers filing for unemployment insurance Update: 6/27/20: The Job Security MOA was overwhelmingly ratified. 13595 yes 1318 no 14913 total Summary of Agreement Signed MOA…

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Last night, your State Worker Bargaining Team successfully completed negotiations on a very important No Layoff Agreement with the Murphy Administration.

UPDATE: 6/30/20:  Guidance for Furloughed NJ State Workers Represented by CWA CWA Tips for furloughed state workers filing for unemployment insurance Update 6/27/20: The Job Security MOA was overwhelmingly ratified.13595 yes1318 no14913 total A Message to CWA Executive Branch State…

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8:46 – Stop Work Thursday, June 11, 12 Noon Black Lives Matter

Thursday, June 11, at 12 noon, we will take a stand against racism by doing what trade unionists do when they are protesting for what’s right and fair. We are asking all of our members to stop and reflect for 8 minutes and 46 seconds—to remember the length of time the Minneapolis police officer had his knee on George Floyd’s neck.

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CWA Update on NJ State budget $10B shortfall and negotiations to protect jobs

CWA Update on NJ State budget $10B shortfall and negotiations to protect jobs​

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UPDATES ON FURLOUGH RULES FOR NEW JERSEY STATE WORKERS

May 22, 2020 Dear Union Family, Please read this update carefully. You have probably read about the Steve Sweeney Job Share/Furlough bill that the Legislature passed. This bill is an update of 2013 Job Sharing legislation that permits partial furloughs,…

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Register Now to Vote by Mail in the NJ Primary Election

A New Jersey voter may vote by mail by completing the Application for Vote by Mail Ballot and return the application to their County Clerk. To receive your ballot by mail, the application must be received by the County Clerk…

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Action Alert: Send an email to your Member of Congress to protect Public Services!

You may have read Governor Murphy’s warning that without assistance from the Federal Government, New Jersey will suffer unheard of layoffs of state, county, municipal and education workers. Although there are no plans in place for these types of layoffs,…

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CWA Members have several options to be tested for COVID-19

If you need a COVID-19 test, you have several options: IF YOU ARE A CWA PUBLIC WORKER AND YOU ARE ENGAGED IN FIRST RESPONDER WORK TO THE VIRUS: YOU ARE ELIGIBLE for First Responder testing. (example: our 24/7 healthcare workers,…

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Waiving Rules to Speed Hospital Admissions

To ensure our members get the care they need, eliminate potential delays in admission and treatment, and help New Jersey hospitals deal with the increasing demand on staff resources, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Horizon BCBSNJ) is…

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