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    CWA Stock Proxy Recommendation

                                          Request a Paper Ballot  Vote & Return the Proxy to Your Local CWA urges you to vote by paper ballot, rather than by electronic ballot.  Return your paper ballot to your local so that CWA members can deliver the votes at Verizon’s annual meeting on May 7th...

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    Rally this Wednesday to tell Lee Zeldin No Fast Track on TPP Trade Deal

    Message from President Tom Benedetto   Our union, along with the Long Island Federation of Labor and civic leaders will be joining together this Wednesday in Patchogue outside of rookie Congressman Lee Zelden's office to urge him to oppose fast tracking any trade deal that would send good jobs to...

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    General Membership Meeting on Tuesday, March 10th

    Message from President Tom Benedetto   I would like to thank everyone for completing the contract surveys promptly.  Our political team has been distributing other political and mobilization materials that require your immediate attention.  Please stay on top of things that are being put out on the...

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    2015 will be a big year for the CWA

    Message from President Tom Benedetto   Happy New Year!  I hope you all have a healthy and prosperous 2015.   We have many challenges ahead this year, most notably in August when our contract expires with Verizon. In our most recent visits to locations we stressed the importance of every member...

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    Happy Holidays from Local 1104

    Message from President Tom Benedetto On behalf of all of us here at CWA Local 1104, we would like to wish you and your loved ones a very happy Holiday Season and a healthy and prosperous New Year. We are confident that any challenges that 2015 may bring, together as a Local we will persevere and we...

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    Our new website is launched!

    It's official, we have launched our union's new mobile friendly website at cwa1104.com.  You may recognize some of your fellow Local 1104 members in the new banner images. Many members answered the call to pose for photos for our website that place our union in a positive light and we hope to take...

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    Verizon's Latest EIPP Offer

    We have received a proposal from Verizon regarding a surplus offer. One of the provisions of the Company's proposal is to offer an option to make this offer on a local by local basis. The National Union has told the Company that we are not interested in dividing our Union in this way. We are in...

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    Happy Labor Day Local 1104

    Labor Day is a day set aside not just for all workers across the United States but more directly union workers. Let's face it, if you're not union you're not getting the day off anyway. It's a union holiday brought to you by your union and the tens of thousands before us who have made so many...

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    Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

    We would like to wish all of our active members and retirees a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all the Officers, Business Agents and Staff of our Local union. This is time of year to spend much anticipated quality time with our families, enjoy each others company and participate in the...

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    Giving thanks for all we have!

    Brothers and sisters, Turkey Day is just hours away. The food, the family, football, the brisk fall air and a day when we get together with those we love and give thanks for all we have. I personally am thankful for many things; my health, my family and this great country in which we live in. I am...

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    Support our candidates!

    Have you had enough government, or lack thereof? Nassau County is loosing its professional hockey team and no one in government cares. The Republican Legislatures in Nassau refused to pass a double wood bill that would have meant a million dollars in their pocket. Let's put Long Island back on...

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    VoiceLink has to go!

    As Verizon continues to fill their pockets with gold, no one should forget that they do not want us here. We must be aware of VoiceLink and their continued attempts to install it whereever they think they can get away with it. It is a product that is far inferior to most other telephone products...

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