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For our Members who were Furloughed, Laid off or terminated please click the link below to be taken to the District 9 website. 

We mourn the tragic death of George Floyd and all who have suffered racial injustice.  We'll show that this Friday by wearing black shirts to both demand justice for Mr.

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.

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.