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Ballot for Local 1101 By-Law Changes is in the mail

CWA Local 1101 members will receive a ballot in the mail with proposed By-Law Changes. The ballots were mailed by the American Arbitration Association earlier this week. The language for the proposed changes can be found here. It is also included in the mailing you'll receive at home, along with the ballot. The Executive Board recommends a "yes" vote on all items.

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Workers at Reconn, USIC Subsidiary, Vote to Join 1101

Service Technicians at Reconn, a USIC subsidiary, recently voted to join CWA Local 1101. The win came on the one-year anniversary of the day that USIC members of Local 1101 beat back a company-instigated decertification attempt at USIC.

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CWA 2020 Presidential Candidate Questionnaire

CWA sent a questionnaire to the 2020 presidential candidates (Biden, Buttigieg, Bloomberg, Gabbard, Klobuchar, Patrick, Sanders, Steyer, Warren, Yang, and Trump) to get their responses to questions about issues important to working people. Click here to check out their responses. Or click here to watch the videos.

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U.S. House Passes Pro-Worker Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act

Yesterday, thanks to the tireless work of CWA members and a broad coalition of labor, civil rights, environmental, religious immigrant rights, and women's groups, the U.S. House passed the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act, historic legislation to make it easier for workers to join a union.

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AT&T Workers Protest Job Cuts & Corporate Stock Buybacks

Earlier this week CWA Local 1101 and CWA Local 1180 gathered with the Strong Economy for All Coalition and New York Communities for Change for a rally on Wall St. to #MakeBillionairesPay.

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New CWA Local 1101 Generator is out!

The new edition of the CWA Local 1101 Generator is out! You should have received a copy in the mail. Click here to see the latest Generator. 

Help Protect the Right to Organize - Feb 4 Day of Action

Can you make one phone call TODAY to protect workers rights? Members of Congress will vote on Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act in the coming days. CWA members pushed to make this vote happen. Call Congress today at 1-877-426-8013 and ask your representative to support the PRO Act. 

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CWA Members win Call Center Job Protections in New Jersey!

Thanks to four years of hard work and dedication from CWA members in New Jersey, this week Governor Phil Murphy signed legislation to protect New Jersey call center jobs. CWA members worked alongside members of the state AFL-CIO and IBEW Local 827 to get the bill across the finish line.

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We did it! Gov Cuomo Signs NY Call Center Bill into Law

Governor Cuomo signed the NY Call Center Jobs Act into law! THANK YOU TO ALL OUR MEMBERS WHO HELPED MAKE THIS HAPPEN! For years, call center companies have shipped jobs overseas in a greedy effort to slash labor costs. 

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Commemorating Dr Martin Luther King, Jr: All Labor Has Dignity

Today, January 20, 2020 we honor and recognize the life and work of Dr Martin Luther King, Jr. 'On March 18, 1968 Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his speech “All Labor Has Dignity” at Bishop Charles Mason Temple of the Church of God in Christ in Memphis, Tennessee. The church was overflowing with sanitation workers on strike and their supporters. 

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