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Todays News

Wednesday 10/22/2014 
With the election only days away, it is now time to walk the walk. The labor movement is counting on you to ensure that we elect all the endorsed Congressional candidates and 42 rank-and-file labor candidates. We are having labor walks each Saturday between 9:00 am - 12:00 noon leading up to the November 4th election. Please fax this form to (609) 392-5582 (1038 office) if you would like to attend.

Click here for locations and to download the form.

Wednesday 9/24/2014 
CWA Local 1038, is making Aflac's insurance policies available to it's members! Aflac pays cash benefits directly to you (unless assigned), when you're sick or injured. You can use the cash to help cover expenses that major medical does not - like mortgage, groceries, or whatever you need. It's like a safety net for you and your family. Click here to visit Aflac's website for discounted rates.

Friday 9/19/2014 
National Voter Registration Day

On September 23, 2014, the National Voter Registration Day campaign will host events all over the country to register new voters. If you are not registered or have recently moved you may fill out a voter registration form below.

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Not sure where to vote? Click here.

The deadline to register to vote in New Jersey is October 14, 2014.
The last day you may apply for a Vote By Mail ballot is October 28, 2014.

Thursday 9/04/2014 
Christie's legal back flip on pensions - The Star Ledger
Port Authority cops told to 'shut up' about GWB lane closures - Steve Strunsky, The Star-Ledger
ACA coverage could fill insurance void for laid-off casino workers - Andrew Kitchenman, NJ Spotlight

Wednesday 8/27/2014 
Christie ships pension funds to Wall Street pals, and therein lies a story - The Star Ledger

Monday 8/18/2014 
2nd Bridge Inquiry Said to Be Linked to Christie - Matt Flegenheimer et al., New York Times
Gov’s Political Team Was In Contact With Pension Overseer - David Sirota, IBT Times
Christie's office billed $6.51 mil in legal fees related to GWB scandal - Michael Phillis, NorthJersey.com

Wednesday 8/13/2014 
Dear Members,

CWA Local 1038 recently received the Global Solidarity Award along with the 2013 COPE Achievement Award. We had the largest increase of member sign ups to our Political Action Fund in New Jersey and in 1038 history. Our Local's continuous fight for working families is something we all should be proud of. We will continue those fights this upcoming year. I look foward to seeing all of you at our Union Picnic in Wildwood. Thank you for everyone's hard work and dedication to making our local as successful as it has become.

In solidarity,
President,
Shawn Ludwig

      


Monday 8/11/2014 


Thursday 8/07/2014 
Chris Christie’s net approval rating hits 3-year low - Aliyah Frumin, MSNBC
Assembly will look at bill to req. companies offer paid sick days - Matt Friedman, The Star-Ledger
Obama signs VA bill to open outside care to veterans - Jacqueline Klimas - The Washington Times

Monday 8/04/2014 
Dear Members,

One of our member's friend has entered the "Do Us A Flavor" contest for Lay's Potato Chips. Please vote for the Wasabi Ginger Flavor! Help out a fellow Jersey resident and show your support by voting here!

Wasabi Ginger