On January 13, 2017, CWA Local 1103 President Kevin Sheil was honored and received the Labor Partner Award from the Don Bosco Board of Directors. This was due to our Local's efforts to fight against and eliminate wage theft in Port Chester, NY. Wage theft is a crime.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. lead the Civil Rights Movement and understood how law and labor were needed to affect the opportunity of working people to rise above and secure a decent standard of living. On April 4, 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated standing on a balcony at the Lorraine Motelin Memphis, Tennessee. Dr.
CWA Local 1103 will be issuing 1099-misc for Strike Benefits received during the 2016 Verizon Strike. CWA Local 1103 is recommending that you report the 1099 when you file your taxes.
•Only weekly flat payments received during the Strike will be reported on the 1099s. •Reimbursements for Gas Receipts and Medical Expenses are not reported.
CWA's Local 1103 Executive Board wishes you and your family a Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, and Happy Holidays. As you celebrate please remember our Sisters and Brothers on Strike at Momentive in Waterford NY. They have been on strike for over two months picketing 24 hours a day, fighting for a fair contract.
CWA Local 1103 stands strong with our Sisters & Brothers of the New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) at a recent rally on the WMC grounds. They have been fighting for a contract for 5 years at Westchester Medical Center (WMC).