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    CWA Local 13101 DSP CBA ratification vote

    I am happy to announce to you that the DSP ratification votes are complete and both the 911 communications and Civilians  bargaining units have overwhelmingly voted YES. The vote count was conducted by the CWA Local 13101 Executive Committee and witnessed by a member of each bargaining unit....

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    DSP Civilian and 911 Tentative Agreement Reached

    The CWA Local 13101 Civilian and 911 DSP Bargaining Teams are pleased to announce that a tentative agreement has been reached with the Delaware Department of Safety and Homeland Security affecting some 225 CWA members. Contract explanation meetings are being scheduled and will be announced shortly...

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    Happy Memorial Day

    This Monday, we remember and salute those men and women that gave their lives for our freedoms and democracy. On battlefields both at home and abroad these soldiers, many of whom were still quiet young, made the ultimate sacrifice to protect our country. While we celebrate this weekend with...

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    Verizon Bargaining Update

    As you know, our current collective bargaining agreement with Verizon does not expire until August, 2019, a little less than 15 months from now. However, Verizon, CWA and IBEW are jointly announcing today that we will be entering into two weeks of bargaining beginning June 18, 2018 to determine...

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    BBQ Meeting Date Changed

    The date of our Annual June Meeting and Barbecue has been changed from Monday, June 4th to Saturday, June 23rd. The meeting will start at 3:30 PM and the barbecue will go from 4:30 PM until 8:30 PM. It will take place at the Delaware State Troopers Association. Since it will take place on a...

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    Updates from Around the State

    Across the state the members of CWA Local 13101 are keeping Delaware Connected, keeping our families safe, and ensuring that our wastewater is disposed of safely. At the same time, our members are concerned about negotiations on a new contract. Below I have provided a quick update from each of our...

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    Frontier Strike and Steward Training

    As you are all probably aware Frontier went on strike on Sunday at 12:01 AM. 1,400 working families in West Virginia and Virginia are affected by this strike. We will keep you updated on its progress. On February 22, I am proud to report that we had a successful shop stewards training. Below you...

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    Rally Against Janus Saturday

    On Saturday, February 24th, union members around the country will be holding rallies to protest the upcoming Janus v AFSCME Supreme Court case. Simply put, this case will make all public sector jobs Right to Work. For our union it would allow our public employee members to opt out of paying dues...

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    Update on Election Results

    Below are the results of the recent Local 13101 election Jim Ryan- 77% of votes counted. Jim Hummell- 23% of votes counted.   Jim Hummel appealed the election results to the Local 13101 election committee. The committee found the appeal to have no validity and contain nothing that would have...

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    Right to Work Defeated

    Another year is here and once again the union movement in Delaware is fighting off attacks from anti-union forces. Today it was Sussex County, where anti-union groups tried to pass right to work. Thankfully union members from different sectors came together to let the county officials know that we...

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    Our Union Family Stands United

    "Are you willing to forget what you have done for other people, and to remember what other people have done for you; to ignore what the world owes you, and to think what you owe the world; to put your rights in the background, and your duties in the middle distance, and your chances to do a little...

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    Happy Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving is here again. There is no better time to think of the reasons why you are thankful over this long holiday weekend. As union members, there is a lot to be thankful for like our wages and benefits. We can also be thankful in knowing that thanks to our union and the solidarity of our...

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