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Update on Discussions with the State of NJ on Office Return – State Workers

Dear CWA Member, We are writing to update you on the progress of our discussions with the State regarding return to offices. Like many of you, we have been very concerned watching the number of Covid cases increase in New…

Update on NJ Reopening and Telework – State Workers

Greetings Sisters and Brothers, We hope that you and your family are healthy and staying safe. We wanted to provide this message to update you on the steps CWA continues to take to keep members safe and to address concerns…

Action Alert! Urge Assembly committee to support Responsible Collective Negotiations Act

The Responsible Collective Negotiations Act – S-3810/A5862 – has been posted for consideration today in the Assembly Budget Committee, and Assembly members need to know we support it. The first thing you can do is register online and tell the…

Your Retirement Security is at Stake in the PERS Election

When you receive your PERS ballot, please consider voting to re-elect AFT Brother Carey Brown as a Board Trustee. The money you have invested in the Public Employees’ Retirement System will give you a comfortable lifestyle after you finish your…

CWA Elected Leaders Voted Unanimously to Re-elect Governor Phil Murphy and Lieutenant Governor Sheila Oliver

A Message to CWA Members from CWA’s NJ Elected Leaders: On March 3rd, 2021, CWA’s New Jersey elected leaders met with Governor Murphy to review his record and determine our endorsement for his re-election.At the beginning of the meeting, Vice…

What You Need to Know About the COVID-19 Vaccines

R-Health is hosting a virtual event on important information about the COVID-19 vaccines for NJ SHBP / SEHBP members and we would like your help sharing this information with your members. R-Health Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Randy Robinson, R-Health Yardley…

Local Government State Health Benefits Program switches to all-electronic system effective June 1, 2021

The New Jersey Division of Pensions and Benefits will switch to an all-electronic system called Benefitsolver for Local Government and Local Education employees enrolled in the NJ State Health Benefits Program effective June 1, 2021. Benefitsolver is a website designed…