What we do

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    Representation

    Every Unionized worker in America is protected by the ruling of a 1975 landmark Supreme Court case NLRB v. J. Weingarten. Your “Weingarten Rights,” as they are known, guarantee your right to have Union representation in any meeting that can lead to disciplinary action… Who represents you?

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    Organizing/ Mobilizing

    Unions built the middle class in America. Unions also fight to assure equal and fair treatment and a voice a in the workplace. Are you currently working in a non-Union healthcare facility? Would you like to learn how you and your co-workers can build a healthier work environment?

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    Political/Legislative

    Political and legislative involvement is the process through which Americans can communicate their needs and demands to those who make the laws. CWA 1168 is committed to fighting for the best interests of our members in Albany as well as the community level. Find out what we’re doing for you…

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FINAL BARGAINING AGREEMENT

June 30, 2016

Click on the link below to view the final 2016 Final Bargaining agreement.  This same document was mailed to each Member’s address on file as well as E=mailed and Texted to those members on our media lists.  If you’re not on the Email list,  you will have the opportunity to sign up at the Ratification Vote which will […]

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NOTIFICATION OF RATIFICATION VOTE

June 28, 2016

DATE: June 28, 2016 To: All Union Members in Kaleida Health Bargaining U n its From: CWA Local   1 168  Kaleida  Health  Bargaining  Committee and  Election  Committee RE; RATIFICATION VOTE – FOR KALEIDA HEALTH MASTER CONTRACT   The Union Bargaining Committee  reached a tentative agreement with Kaleida Health on June 18, 2016 at 3:40 am. […]

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REVISED Final Bargaining update 6/23

June 23, 2016

There were several questions and some confusion concerning insurance and minimum wage in the previous update. We have revised the update from 6/21 in hopes to clarify some of these concerns. They are highlighted below: A Tentative Agreement on a new contract was reached at 3:40 am Saturday, June 18, 2016. The Union will be […]

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