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I say from time to time that the vote is precious. It's almost sacred. It is the most powerful nonviolent tool or instrument that we have in a democratic society. And we must use it.

On the beautiful Saturday, September 29 morning, Local 1014 members joined members from other CWA locals in knocking on the doors of union households in New Jersey’s Con

Thanks to broad participation by Local 1014 members and the local community and the hard work of the organizing committee, this year’s Dunn Golf Tournament earned a prof

Voorhees Township (4/13/17) - Camden County Library System Support Staff—members of CWA Local 1014— and Librarians— members of AFSCME NJ fight for $15 in Camden County. These bargaining units are overwhelmingly female and they are the lowest-paid County workers, while the library is the highest-rated County service.

Davis VisionCamden (3/31/17) - Local 1014 members receiving vision benefit coverage through the union will be pleased by our switch to Davis Vision, effective April 1, 2017.

Davis Vision offers free exclusive collection frames, lower member out-of-pocket, value added benefits and fixed lens pricing.

2017 Scholarship Recipients with ParentsGloucester Township (3/30/17) - At the March 28, 2017 General Membership Meeting, Local 1014 awarded eighteen $500 scholarships to children of Local 1014 members graduating from High School in 2017 (

Camden (3/2/17) - Pussy HatThe pink knit "pussy" hats worn by participants at the Women's March on Washington in January are now available in the Local 1014 office and at Local 1014 meetings for $5. Stop by the Local 1014 office or contact your union representative to purchase a hat!

Evesham Township (2/7/17) - CWA members and health care advocates stood up for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or "Obamacare" by taking the fight to save health care to the district offices of Republican Congress members across New Jersey. Each Wednesday throughout February and March, CWA along with partner organizations in the NJ for Health Care coalition coordinated vigils outside the district offices of New Jersey’s five Republican Congressmen to generate grassroots pressure on them to oppose the repeal of the ACA without replacement.

Washington, DC (2/7/17) - More than 1,000 CWA women and men came to Washington, D.C., last Saturday to stand up for justice and dignity for all and to protect our rights. They joined a crowd that grew to half a million people, who rallied near the U.S. Capitol then marched to the White House. Many thousands more joined marches in their own cities.

As buses rolled into CWA headquarters, CWA President Chris Shelton, Secretary-Treasurer Sara Steffens, and AFA-CWA President Sara Nelson greeted the riders, many of whom left their homes just after midnight.

Camden (2/7/17) - Local 1014 members in the Camden County Prosecutor's Office joined together as testimony to their solidarity in the current contract negotiations with the Prosecutor. The Unit's contract expired on December 31, 2016. Negotiations are ongoing.

Murphy’s Progressive Vision For NJ’s Working Families Makes Him Best Candidate

PRESS RELEASE 12/14/16 BY CWA DISTRICT 1

(NEWARK, NEW JERSEY) – Today, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) enthusiastically endorsed Phil Murphy for Governor in the Democratic Primary. According to CWA Locals and Members, Murphy is the best candidate – because he shares their progressive values and fights for New Jersey’s middle-class and working families.