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3/29/04- Tax Cuts!

Our tax system should be fair to all workers. last year CWA opposed the largest tax cut plan in the history of this country, the bulk of whivh went to multi-millionaires. Last year...

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3/29/04- Consumer's Right To Know!

The CWA supports efforts to restore confidence in the booming call center market, save precious jobs here in America and help provide a measure of security for telephone transactio...

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3/26/04- Chicago City Council Votes No to Wal-Mart!

Wal-Mart's $20 million entry into the Chicago market suffered a serious, and perhaps fatal setback Thursday, when organized labor flexed its muscle against a company it calls "publ...

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3/23/04- 2004 "ACE" Membership Drive!

AT$T Concerned Employees (ACE) Council On Retirement Protection is conducting their 2004 membership drive. Over the years, CWA and "ACE" have collaborated on various retiree pensio...

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3/09/04- Illinois Labor Endorsed Candidates!

The Chicago Federation of Labor (CFL) has endorsed a slate of Cook County Democratic incumbants and the Illinois AFL-CIO recently voted on their endorsed candidates in Congressiona...

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3/04/04- TODAY IS HEALTH CARE ACTION DAY!

TAKE ACTION on Health Care Today! Call your Illinois State Senator and Representative to Support HB 4562 and SB 2581. Download PDF flyer with information on how to contact them....

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2/17/04- VOTE ! John Kerry - Democrat For President

On March 16, 2004, VOTE for John Kerry in the Illinois Democratic Primary. He's the real deal for Local 4250 families. John Kerry is the only Democrat who can beat George Bush and ...

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2/16/04- Dan Hynes, Candidate For U. S. Senate - The Best Candidate For Illinois Working Families!

The Illinois Primary Election is Tuesday, March 16, 2004. The CWA has endorsed Dan Hynes for the U.S. Senate in the Democratic Primary. Hynes, who is in his second term as Illinois...

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1/28/04- 2004 Changes In Illinois Employment Law

The Illinois legislature had a busy year in 2003, enacting numerous pieces of significant legislation that became effective on January 1, 2004. These new laws could dramatically im...

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1/28/04- 2004 Changes in Illinois Employment Laws

The Illinois legislature had a busy year in 2003, enacting numerous pieces of significant legislation that became effective on January 1, 2004. These NEW ILLINOIS laws could dramat...

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