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Show Support for SB 749

The 4Cs has been tracking SB 749, An Act Requiring Legislative Approval for the Merger or Closing of Institutions within the Connecticut State Colleges and Universities, all legislative session. If passed, this bill would require legislative approval for any community college mergers or closings. President Ojakian has advocated against the bill. However, the 4Cs thinks it […]

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SEBAC Responds to Gov. Lamont Proposed COLA Change

SEBAC Responds to Gov. Lamont Proposed COLA Change

Leaders of the State Employee Bargaining Agent Coalition (SEBAC) issued this response to Gov. Lamont’s proposal to reduce future pension benefits: “State budgets now and into the future include nearly $2 billion a year in savings provided by state employee union members through three savings agreements negotiated over the past decade. By agreeing to hard wage freezes, reduced pension […]

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CSCU Requests Funding to Hire Community College Advisors and Full-Time Faculty

CSCU Requests Funding to Hire Community College Advisors and Full-Time Faculty

At the November 15 BOR meeting, President Ojakian will be presenting a draft of a white paper that serves as a primer on our college and university system for Governor-elect Lamont and other interested parties. The report looks at both the value of our system and the challenges we collectively face. One aspect of the paper […]

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“Public Charge” Rule Change

“Public Charge” Rule Change

The 4Cs is asking for your help on an issue that could harm our students and our colleges. Last week the Department of Homeland Security officially published its proposed “public charge” rule that will restrict individuals receiving green cards. It will also likely increase fear among immigrant populations on using public services. Many of our students need the […]

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Together We Rise

Together We Rise

4Cs members are committed to stick together in our union, despite today’s decision by the Supreme Court that makes it easier for anti-worker extremists to rig the economy further by dividing working people. We won’t let any court case stand in the way of our fight for the good, union jobs that our communities need. We know […]

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Take the “Union Challenge!”

Take the “Union Challenge!”

Powerful billionaires are using the Supreme Court case Janus v. AFSCME to further rig the economy against working families. We won’t let any court case stand in the way of our fight for the good union jobs our families, communities, and country need. (Learn more about the the Janus v. AFSCME case from this link […]

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Contract Now Available

Contract Now Available

The 4Cs 2016-2021 Collective Bargaining Agreement is now available online here. It is also available on the BOR website at http://www.ct.edu/hr/labor#unclassified. Looking for the Part-Timers Agreement? Jump to page 122 of the Contract (or numbered page 116). Looking for the salary grids? Jump to page 79 of the Contract (or numbered page 70). Thank you for your patience throughout this […]

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