Election Win At CWA Local 1101

20 technicians employed by IGT who fix gaming machines at Monticello, Aqueduct and Yonkers Raceway won their NLRB election to join CWA Local 1101.

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Bernie Wins New Hampshire

In New Hampshire, with his decisive win, we again saw the energy and enthusiasm that Bernie Sanders generates among working families, first time voters, young people, independents, even conservatives.

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Enemies of the 1% - February’s Rabble-Rouser Newsletter

We're unapologetic enemies of the 1%, and our ranks are growing. Millions of Americans are waking up and are ready to take back our nation's economy and politics from the billionaire class who have been wielding their power with disastrous consequences.

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Verizon Regional Bargaining Report # 46

As you know from prior bargaining reports the CWA District 1/IBEW Local 2213 and IBEW New England Regional Committees made a proposal which addressed needs of both the Company and the Union. One of the critical issues for the Company is the cost of healthcare. The Union addressed this in our proposal which would save the Company over $200 million during the term of the contract.

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NYC Traffic Agents Reach 7-Year Tentative Agreement

New York City traffic enforcement agents, members of CWA Local 1182, reached a tentative seven-year agreement with the city that includes raises and a signing bonus. The 2,100 agents issue parking tickets and direct traffic throughout the city.

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Sen. Schumer Urges Verizon to Re-Hire Unjustly Fired Verizon Wireless Worker

At a rally on January 22 U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer joined CWA members in Brooklyn, NY to demand Verizon Wireless re-hire illegally fired union activist Bianca Cunningham and settle fair contracts.

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