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INCREMENTS UPDATE: GOVERNOR CHRISTIE TRIES TO STALL

We do not believe that this matter will be resolved before the end of Christie’s term. We think that the mean-spirited and arrogant Christie is stalling to try to save face and to try to leave more of his mess in the lap of the next Governor.

At the end of the day, however, he will be gone, we will be here, we will get our increments and we will get a Contract that protects our language and our rights and that is better than it would have been had we caved. 

Thank you for your continued patience and support. 

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Victory! Sept. 1st pay day due to shutdown

Below is information from the State regarding payment for the state shutdown on July 1, 2, and 3: Pay for the shutdown furlough will be issued in a supplemental check on payroll date R, which is September 1. Taxes will…

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CWA NJ EXECUTIVE BRANCH CONTRACT NEGOTIATIONS UPDATE | MAY 18, 2017

Bargaining Upate

THE CONCESSION STAND IS CLOSED. The State has demanded concessions of CWA  — which we reject — and has, as of now, not made ANY economic offer. We believe that we can fight. We can win our increments and reestablish fair collective bargaining law. We can get raises and we can protect the language in our Contract. We know that our members are anxious and that you have been harmed by not getting the increments that you are ENTITLED TO! But CWA will not give in to bullying, concessions, and bad contractual language.

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