10 Mar Coast Federation of Classified Employees, AFT Local 4794 campaign for equity and respect

Please support the Coast Federation of Classified Employees, AFT Local 4794, in their campaign for equity and respect. The CFCE Negotiations Team has hit a wall in negotiations and they need your support. How you can help: • Attend the Board of Trustees Meeting on March 15, 2017. The meeting starts at 5:00 PM in the District Office Board Room at 1370 Adams Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92636. Please wear your union colors. If you can speak in support during public comment, contact CFCE Executive Director Nate Banditelli at or (714) 532-7134. • Sign Our Petition. Sign online petition and ask your friends, family, neighbors, and union sisters and brothers to sign. About CFCE: The Coast Federation of Classified Employees, AFT Local 4794, represents over 700 classified professionals who support students at Coastline Community College, Golden West College, Orange Coast College, and the Coast Community College District Office. Our campuses educate students in Costa Mesa, Fountain Valley, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Newport Beach, and Westminster. We enroll students, assist them with financial aid, assist veterans, help students transfer to universities, feed students, assist faculty in the classrooms and academic department offices, and maintain the grounds and facilities. Contact: CFCE Executive Director Nate Banditelli at or (714) 532-7134. FLYER...

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09 Jan Strike Alert! Statewide Strike on January 10 at ALL UC Campuses and Medical Centers

Our 12,000 sisters and brothers in Teamsters Local 2010 will be on strike this week and need our support! Local 2010 will be conducting a statewide, one-day ULP strike on Tuesday, January 10, 2017. Please plan to send as many members as you can to the picket lines below. Strike Locations (1/10/2017): UC Los Angeles: 100 Medical Plaza Driveway, Los Angeles, CA 90024, 6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. UC Irvine – Medical Center: 101 The City Drive South, Orange, 7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. UC San Diego – Hillcrest Hospital: 200 W. Arbor Dr., San Diego, 5:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. UC Riverside: 900 University Ave., Riverside, CA 92521, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. UC Santa Barbara: Henley Gate, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Members of Teamsters Local 2010 are fighting for fair raises and benefits in the face of management refusal to bargain in good faith. Wages for UC administrative staff are so low that over 70% of workers suffer from hunger or food insecurity. Real wages are down by 24% over the past two decades. For more information, contact Timothy Mathews, Local 2010 Research Analyst, at 510-292-0020, or Please join Local 2010 in showing the University of California what Union Power is all about! Strike Leaflet ...

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As part of the nationwide week of action calling Walmart to stop selling Trump products, the UFCW Local 324 will be at the Buena Park Walmart (8450 La  Palma Avenue)  at 4:30PM today  to demonstrate how America’s largest retailer, Walmart, shares many of the same values as Donald Trump. WHAT: A rally organized by MCAW and UFCW Local 324 WHO: Hosted by MCAW and UFCW Local 324; speakers will include: Rabbi Jonathan Klein, Clergy and Laity United for Economic Justice (CLUE) Rev. Arturo Ferreras-Querijero, St. Matthew Ecumenical Catholic Church Assemblywoman Sharon Quirk-Silva Susan Sonne, candidate for Buena Park City Council UFCW Local 324 President Greg Conger WHEN:  Thursday, October 27, 2016, at 4:30pm PT WHERE: Buena Park Walmart, 8450 La Palma Avenue, Buena Park CA 90620   ...

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Arpaio’s human rights rap sheet includes the reinstatement of (female and male) chain gangs, ‘Tent City’ where inmates are kept in inhuman conditions, work-site deportation raids and a litany of cases of abuse, harassment and death. Arpaio won by 80,000 votes in the last election. In this year’s GOP primary over 97,000 Republican voters voted against him. More than that, groups on the ground registered 130,000 new voters, the largest registration drive in the history of the state. On Friday, a bus is leaving from the Orange County Labor Federation to be part of the National Mobilization Against Criminalization to kick Sheriff Arpaio out of office this year. We’ll knock thousands of doors, rally and hold an Arpaio Retirement Party you don’t want to miss. ...

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