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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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    Election Results

    On Thursday, November 16th, election results were confirmed by the election committee of: Nancy Crowder- Chair Brett Murray Bert Sadowski Deborah Hughes   Below are the results. Thank you to all of the members who took the time to vote and thank you to the election committee for overseeing the...

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    Happy Labor Day Local 13101!

    Labor Day is known more for than just a day to grill and cook hot dogs and hamburgers. This extended weekend leads many Americans to go travel and celebrate this symbolic day. It was not until 1938 that the first federally mandated wage of $0.25 was signed into law. The Union movement has...

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    Beating back attacks on Labor

    The year 2017 looks to be unique. We have a brand new CBA to be negotiated for our new Senior Social Workers at the state of Delaware. We are still trying to bring home a new CBA for each of our Delaware State Police bargaining units,Civilian Employees and 911 Communications Employees, possibly...

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    Happy Holidays Local 13101

    Christmas is both a sacred religious holiday and worldwide cultural and commercial event. People around the world celebrate this unique day with religious activities and nonreligious socially based activities. The shared traditional celebrations involve exchanging gifts, enjoying time with...

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    Happy Thanksgiving 13101

    In 1863 Abraham Lincoln made Thanksgiving an official national holiday. This was done at the height of the Civil War. A great example of a great president.   We have just elected our new president and although many say unions will be destroyed under the new administration, I say we have to be...

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    CWAers defeat TPP Trade Bill

    After five years of grassroots activism, including protests in nearly every state, lobbying members of Congress on Capitol Hill and in home districts, and generating tens of thousands of calls, emails and letters, CWA activists and our broad coalition defeated the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade...

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    Welcome to the CWA, Delaware Social Workers

    On this day October 26th, 2016,   Senior Social Workers with the Delaware Department of Health & Social Services/ Division of Services for Aging and Adults with Physical Disabilities have cast ballots to seek representation with CWA Local 13101 in Delaware.  The vote is in and 92 percent say...

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    Happy Labor Day

    America's unions date back to the 1700s and since then have fought for justice in the workplace. The impact unions have had on American labor still affects us today. There is a very long list of the accomplishments unions have achieved for the working class in America; the 40 hour workweek,...

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    We are on strike at Verizon

    This strike is about fighting for the middle class, our communities, and our customers. There comes a time when you need to stand up and fight back, this is that time. Verizon is a profitable, successful company, and the skilled, dedicated Union employees are a big part of that success. While...

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