Thank a Union: 36 Ways Unions Have Improved Your Life

Let’s get one thing straight… Employers and Corporations did not feel generous and decide to give you two days off every week to have a social/personal life. (We now call them weekends). Corporations did not just feel like being nice one day and give their employees paid vacations. CEOs didn’t...

LABOR VICTORY! Senate Committee Stops “Right to Work” in NM!!!!

Gina Moreno (far right), CWA Steward with her family and the wonderful Senator Mimi Stewart who helped defeat “Right to Work” AFL/CIO FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Miles Conway, 505-455-2853 Working Families Commend Senators Who Voted to Stop “Right to Work” Bills in Committee HB75 and SB163 tabled in Senate Public...

The Truth Comes Out!

Brothers and Sisters, If you’re reading this post, then you can help get the word out RIGHT NOW! We know that “Right to Work” is unfair, unnecessary, and bad for working families. Today, the EPI released a report with all the facts and figures showing exactly how devastating HB75 would...

Victory! CWA Wins PPC for Union Time

Last March, State Personnel issued a Memorandum to CWA-covered agencies in the State that grievants could no longer be paid on the clock for meeting with their Union stewards or in face-to-face meetings. In response, the Union filed, a Prohibited Practices Complaint (PPC) with the Public Employee Labor Relations Board...

Questioning “Right to Work” By Alicia Smith and Alan Webber

Is “Right to Work” Right For New Mexico? By Alicia Smith and Alan Webber   Introduction   In 2015, with Republican Susana Martinez re-elected to a second term as New Mexico’s Governor and Republicans in control of the State House of Representatives for the first time since the Eisenhower 1950s,so-called...

FYI: State of New Mexico Contract Negotiations

Contract Negotiations between the Union and the State, as you may be aware, have not occurred for some time. The contract, dated 2009-2011, is still in full force and effect. The State’s position is that we are at impasse, but we believe we are not. We still are miles apart...

Communications Workers of America

The Communications Workers of America is a strong international union actively representing over 700,000 men and women in both private and public sectors. There are more than 1,200 chartered CWA Locals throughout the US and Canada, representing members who live in over 10,000 communities. Among major employers of CWA members are AT&T, GTE, the Regional Bell telephone companies, Lucent Technologies/Bell Labs, General Electric, NBC and ABC television networks, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp., major papers such as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Washington Post, US Airways, the University of California system, and the state of New Jersey.

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