State Issues

State Issues

Task Force Sets Hearing Schedule to Determine Future of NJN

Faced with a 100% funding cut in Governor Christie’s budget, a 10-member legislative task force will convene this month to consider proposals for the future NJN. CWA Local 1032, which represents workers at NJN, will be at the hearings, and encourages CWA members to show up and support NJN.

Giving Up on the Idea of New Jersey?

The following is a column by Bob Szuter, Producer/Director at NJN and a member of CWA Local 1032.  It originally appeared on politickernj.com on August 28.

CWA Activists Double Down on Efforts to Educate Lawmakers about Anti-Worker "Toolkit"

CWA activists from all over the state continued the push to educate lawmakers about Chris Christie’s anti-worker “Toolkit” legislation working its way through the state legislature. Following news from State Senate President Sweeney (D-Deptford) that the Senate plans to vote on “Toolkit” proposals in September and October, CWAers doubled down on their efforts to get the message out.

CWA Activists Talk "Toolkit" With Legislators

CWA activists from all over the state continued the push to educate lawmakers about Chris Christie’s anti-worker “Toolkit” legislation working its way through the state legislature. Following news from State Senate President Sweeney (D-Deptford) that the Senate plans to vote on “Toolkit” proposals in September and October, CWAers doubled down on their efforts to get the message out. 
 

This Week: What CWA is Doing and How YOU Can Get Involved

  • September 1: CWA Legislator Call-In Day. CWA members around the state will be calling their legislators and telling them not to destroy Civil Service. For more information, including materials to help you and your coworkers, click here or here.  Miss Call-In Day?  Any day is a great day to talk to your legislators about your rights on the job!