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The Famous Friday Drop. After everyones gone home for the night, surprise an email pops up near 9Pm. In the Excuse filled email the latest contract agreement. After carefully reviewing the New Revised Draft Agreement which supercedes are previous ERIP, and our current contract, one thing is clear.  Were Still Screwed! We were fed half […]

Below is a copy of an email obtained by from the Coalition of City Unions to it’s members. It details the Slashing of 50% of our holidays, Removal of Cash Overtime, additional increases to member contributions,  removal of bonus codes, uniform allowances, boot allowances, and YES Furloughs for it’s members. In Short; it is Horrible […]

City of Los Angeles and Coalition of LA Unions Conspire to keep Actuarial Study from reaching members prior to voting on contract. Those are the latest accusations from employees forced to vote on ratifying there employment contracts. Darren Whitfield a Spokesman for said, ” it’s inexcusable to force members to vote on an issue with […]

As I sit in isolation in the woods to grasp the full ramifications of this new contract, I look upon the giant pines I surround myself with. Tall strong weathered majestic pines which have stood for hundreds of years some well before our great city was settled. I think to myself about this new contract […]