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This past year I had the privilege of representing our local at Labors Joint Legislative Conference and CWA’s lobby day along with our locals Executive Vice President Rodney Gonzalez and our Secretary Tr

CWA Recommendations

ITEM 1. ELECTION OF DIRECTORS

Women's History Month 2019 in United States of America began on Friday March 1 and ends on Sunday March 31, 2019.

For Women's History Month, the AFL-CIO is spotlighting various women who were leaders and activists working at the intersection of civil and labor rights. https://aflcio.org/2019/3/7/afl-cio-profiling-labor-leaders-and-activists-womens-history-month

The Foundation’s Board of Directors has approved the awarding of sixteen (16) partial college scholarships of $4,000 each for two years. Eligible for the scholarships are CWA members, their spouses, children, and grandchildren, including the dependents of retired, laid-off, or deceased members. Applications will be available solely online for submission on the Foundation’s website at http://cwa-union.org/beirne-application.

The Foundation’s Board of Directors has approved the awarding of sixteen (16)
partial college scholarships of $4,000 each for two years. Eligible for the scholarships are CWA members, their spouses, children, and grandchildren, including the dependents of retired, laid-off, or deceased members. Applications will be available solely online for submission on the Foundation’s website at

The 2019 Union Plus Scholarship application is now open.
 Deadline to apply: January 31, 2019

The Union Plus Scholarship Program

Since 1991, the Union Plus Scholarship Program has awarded more than $4.3 million to students of working families who want to begin or continue their post-secondary education.

Brothers and Sisters, this is all about SOLIDARITY. In the 1989 strike against
NYNEX, our Union Brother GERRY HORGAN was struck down and killed by a scab who
drove thru one of our picket lines. We have been asked why we wear RED on Thursday’s. First
and foremost it is to honor Gerry’s memory and pay respect to his sacrifice to each one of us that
day. Moreover, it is to show our SOLIDARITY and strength in the face of workplace challenges.
 Now picture this…it’s Thursday and you are a manager….You walk into the crew room, the