Additional Benefits and Savings for Members


UNION BENEFITS YOU CAN USE RIGHT NOW AND SAVE $$$!!! DID YOU KNOW? Average CWA 7076 member dues: $480 per year.    Potential member savings: $4,179.05 per year. You can save huge amounts of money by participating in programs that are only available to Union Members!!  You probably won’t take advantage …

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UNM Hospital Workers Picket Over Medicaid Cutbacks


Hospital Workers Picket Over MEDICAID Cutbacks Noting Impact Will Discourage Retention of Experienced Medical Workforce at UNMH and Other Hospitals & Clinics. Early this morning CWA 7076, and District 1199 NM hospital employees at UNMH and others began a series of actions regarding the negative impact of Medicaid cutbacks on …

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AT&T Union Discount


April 15, 2016 To: All Local Presidents President Trumka and I are sending a letter to all AFL-CIO international union presidents requesting their assistance around a key initiative in support of CWA Workers at AT&T Wireless. I’m writing to let you know about the campaign and ask for your support. …

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CWA New Jersey: Unions Win Pay Increment Decision

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In a strongly-worded rebuke of Governor Christie’s pro-management-packed Public Employee Relations Commission, on March 9 an appeals court found that PERC overstepped its authority when it reversed over 30 years of labor relations policy in two decisions that permitted management to stop paying automatic increments after the expiration of a …

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Black History & Labor


The origin of Black History Month begins in September of 1915 with a Harvard-trained historian named Carter G. Woodson and the prominent minister Jesse E. Moorland they founded the Association for the Study of Negro Life and History (ASNLH), an organization dedicated to researching and promoting achievements by black Americans …

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Stand with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Most people remember Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. for his work done for the Civil Rights of African-Americans. As politicians have gone out of their way to deteriorate labor rights as well as rewrite our history, the history of Dr. King working with labor unions is often forgotten.

‘Right to Work’ Rears its Ugly Head Once Again!!!


I hope the New Year of 2016 finds you all well and will bring a prosperous year to all! With the New Year comes another legislative session in New Mexico. Governor Martinez and her administration have once again made it very clear that “Right to Work” legislation will once again …

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Another Victory!


Dear CWA Brothers and Sisters: On Tuesday April 7 the New Mexico Public Employee Labor Relations Board ruled that the State of New Mexico violated state law by ending the practice of paying rank and file bargaining unit members for attending grievance meetings and meeting with union representatives to prepare …

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Thank a Union: 36 Ways Unions Have Improved Your Life

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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 …

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