President Mike (Zif) Arnold and Executive Board members, Mark Butler, Darren Donovan, Ryan Donovan and Leonard Zeman attended the District 7 Leadership Conference in Omaha on Sunday, April 24 and Monday,
Thursday, April 28, 2016, will mark Nebraska's 7th Annual Workers' Memorial Day Candlelight Vigil, at 7 p.m. on the north steps of the Capitol. This is a day our families, State Representatives, Federal Representatives, United Support Memorial for Workplace Fatalities (USMWF) members, Union members, Co-workers, Employers and the community are invited to come together and honor the men and women that have been injured or killed in a work related incident and those we have lost fighting for our freedom.
Saturday, April 30, from 9 a.m. to noon is the annual Union Hall clean up. Please stop by 2448 "N" Street and lend a hand. Everyone is welcome. Thank you in advance!!
James O. Dilworth, 82, of Lincoln passed away on April 7, 2016. James was born in Crab Orchard and worked in the LT&T warehouse and shop repairing telephones. He retired in 1995. His funeral service will be 10 AM, Monday,
April 11th at Lincoln Memorial Funeral Home.
TODAY IN HISTORY - 1947: Some 300,000 members of the National Federation of Telephone Workers, soon to become CWA, strike AT&T and the Bell System. Within five weeks all but two of the 39 federation unions had won new contracts - 1947
Bernie Sanders campaign is looking for people to work at his campaign office in Nebraska. They are putting together a Bernie Sanders Nebraska Committee to look out for his interests as the process moves forward. They would like to include some of our members, as CWA has been such a help to Bernie's campaign in Nebraska and across the country. They need names and contact information (email/cell phone). Just email me your information if you are interested and I will forward it on. My email address is: firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you, Katy