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April 2009

Issues of the CFA Headlines weekly newsletter from April 2009

CFA Headlines April 1, 2009 (pdf)

  1. another cut to csu triggered early

    1. $50 million more in cuts announced Friday
  2. special election may 19 – prop 1a

    1. League of Women Voters opposes 1A: spending cap
    2. Cal Budget Project deconstructs 1A
    3. CSU Trustees vote to support 1A despite risk to CSU funding
    4. CFA says register to vote now, let others know how
  3. campuses

    1. Sonoma kicks off campus budget summits today
  4. cfa in washington dc

    1. CFA delegation calls on federal officials to help CSU
    2. Relive the trip by visiting “CFAinDC”on Twitter
    3. Keep sending your “cuts stories” to White House
  5. csu trustees & execs

    1. CFA urges non-confrontational contract solution
    2. CFA addressed Trustees last week on advocacy & revenue
    3. Chancellor Reed:  the good, the bad, the…you k now
  6. other news

    1. CFA Assembly next weekend
    2. AAUP says oppose faculty lay-offs at SF Art Institute

CFA Headlines April 7, 2009

  1. 70th cfa assembly

    1. CFA commits to fight 1A, protect higher ed funding
    2. Torrico, Rhoades address Assembly
    3. Assembly election results, second AVP Lecturers’ position created
    4. View videos from the Assembly
    5. Faculty learn Web 2.0 tools; join Facebook group
  2. the state budget & the csu

    1. Attend your campus Budget Meeting
    2. View California Budget Project’s analysis of Prop 1A
  3. other news

    1. Bill to limit exec pay passes committee
    2. Attend Sacramento affirmative action forum

CFA Headlines April 14, 2009

  1. the state budget & the csu

    1. Attend your campus budget meeting
    2. UC to develop plans for faculty and staff furloughs
    3. Send in campus budget rumors
  2. Bargaining

    1. Mediation session held; no settlement reached
  3. Special election

    1. Prop 1A is misleading and poorly written; read it for yourself
    2. PPIC: Budget ballot measures face uphill fight
    3. Register to vote, request your absentee ballot
  4. OTHER NEWS

    1. Attend Sacramento affirmative action forum
    2. CFA to hold Spanish language media training
    3. NEA, AFL-CIO, Change to Win form national organizating committee
    4. View Assembly resolutions online

CFA Headlines April 21, 2009 (pdf)

  1. the state budget & the csu

    1. Attend your campus budget meeting
    2. Send in campus budget rumors
    3. Federal recovery money for education arrives
  2. bargaining

    1. No settlement in mediation; fact-finding is up next
  3. special election

    1. Prop 1A: It’s already a rainy day
    2. Deadline to register to vote is May 4
    3. Absentee voters: request your ballot today!
    4. Wear your “No on 1A” button
  4. other news

    1. Attend Sacramento affirmative action forum

CFA Headlines April 23, 2009 (pdf)

Special
CFA says Vote No on Prop 1A in the May 19 Special Election

CFA Headlines April 28, 2009 (pdf)

  1. PROP 1A & THE SPECIAL ELECTION

    1. Sign up online to help defeat Prop 1A; view the website
    2. Dems refuse to endorse 1A at convention
    3. View CFA’s Q&A on 1A and the CSU
    4. CSU retired faculty vote to oppose 1A
    5. LA Times: Ballot measures are mostly shams and frauds
    6. Register to vote by May 4; request absentee ballots by May 12
    7. Members of CFA Teacher Education Caucus send open letter to CSU Teacher Education Faculty about 1A
  2. THE STATE BUDGET AND THE CSU

    1. Attend your campus budget meeting
    2. Send in campus budget rumors
  3. OTHER NEWS

    1. Capitol Lobby Day is this week
    2. BoT to meet Wed to prepare to elect new chair