News

Our present contract with AT&T (Wireline) expires at 11:59 P.M. (Pacific Daylight Savings Time) April 4, 2020.

The Foundation’s Board of Directors has approved the awarding of sixteen (16) partial college scholarships of $4,000 each for two years.

On behalf of Liz Sorenson, Area/Legislative-Political Director

Click on the link below to watch the video "The story of CWA Chief Steward E. Gerald "Gerry" Horgan"

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dAhOYFgLlJA&feature=youtu.be

Why do we wear red? We wear red to remmber we wear red to honor we wear red to show solidarity we wear red for strength!

Gerry Horgan. Gone, but not forgotten!

This only applies to employees who currently receive their paycheck via the old fashion way i.e. a printed check, not direct deposit.

 

The Electronic Paycheck Stub (ePaystub) provides safe and secure access to and employees paycheck stub when traveling or out of the office, provides up to three years of paycheck stub history and eliminates the inconvenience of lost, stolen or damaged paycheck stubs. The employees can have 24/7 access to their ePaystub from work or home through HR OneStop.

 

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

If you have not been recieving mailers from the local please contact the local at 408-278-9423 to update your mailing address or email [email protected] with your name, contact number and subject and someone will contact you to get your updated information.

Be sure to check the union boards at your work location monthly for updates!

We ask that our members observe a moment of silence in rememberance for 9/11 on Wednesday September 11, 2019.

I have attached a link for the 911 Memorial that has a schedule of times normally observed. You could also do as a group at your worksites at the begining or end of your tour.

Remember to lower flags to half-staff on the 9/11 anniversary. Flags may be lowered at 8:46 a.m. EST.

https://www.911memorial.org/reflect-911

Below is a letter from our District 9 Legislative and Political team. I ask that you all take the time to read the letter and then take action in helping to make positive change for our members our Union Sisters and Brothers and our communities. I have added links to the Bills so you can click on and read them in their entirety.

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.