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The Communications Workers of America (AFL-CIO) represents more than 70,000 working families in New Jersey, including more than 40,000 state workers, 15,000 county and municipal workers, and thousands of workers in the telecommunications and direct care industries.

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NJ Pension Fund Trustees Angry Over Stalled Audit | NJ.com

Originally Published here: http://www.nj.com/politics/index.ssf/2015/09/nj_pension_fund_trustees_angry_over_stalled_audit.html TRENTON — The trustees of one of New Jersey’s largest government employee pension funds say they have been told by Gov. Chris Christie’s administration that they have no authority to request an audit of their fund’s investments, valued at about $80 billion. Tom Bruno, chairman of the board of trustees for the...
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Listen Again: September 16 Tele-Town Hall

Topics: Collective Bargaining with State Workers and Verizon Workers Our legal fights to protect the pension, increments and for the Christie Administration to uphold civil service laws. Our latest appeal to the United States Supreme Court. How CWA and other unions are moving forward to ensure the solvency of the pension system by lobbying to...
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CWA Appeals to U.S. Supreme Court on Pension Funding

CWA along with NJEA, PFANJ, IFPTE, PBA, FOP, AFT and others has filed a petition with the United States Supreme Court to appeal the June decision by the NJ Supreme Court in the pension funding case. Below you will find the full text of the petition. Download PDF: CWA Appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court  

Local 1040 Gives Back by Giving Blood

On August 22, Local 1040 brought together children and families for a  “Labor of Love” Day — a day of family fun and health awareness in Trenton, N.J. Organized by the Local’s Community Services Committee, Women’s Committee, Education Committee and Equity Committee, this impactful event treated families to food and entertainment and featured a volunteer...
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