Headline

March 2009

Issues of the CFA Headlines weekly newsletter from March 2009

CFA Headlines March 2, 2009

Special
Torrico, CFA Introduce Oil Severance Bill to Fund Higher Education

CFA Headlines March 3, 2009 (pdf)

  1. BARGAINING

    1. Re-opener bargaining on faculty raises heads to mediation
  2. THE STATE BUDGET AND THE CSU

    1. View the FAQ on the budget and special election
    2. CFA sends letter to lawmakers on stimulus funds
    3. Mortenson weighs in on jobs bill for the college-educated
    4. Back-to-school fax days conclude
  3. EXECUTIVE WATCH

    1. Admin memos suggest raises, equity pay for managers
  4. POLITICAL ACTION & LEGISLATION

    1. Torrico introduces oil severance bill to fund public higher ed
    2. Assembly hears “New Deal” for higher ed bill
    3. District lobby days kick off this week
  5. OTHER NEWS

    1. Grievance win on “careful-consideration”
    2. View the California Faculty magazine online

CFA Headlines March 10, 2009

  1. bargainzing

    1. State-appointed mediator named
  2. the state budget & the csu

    1. Meeting set on “trigger funding”
    2. Northridge students to hold rally Wed.
    3. SF State to march for public education
  3. POLITICAL ACTION & LEGISLATION

    1. View CFA Prez’ VLOG on HR 4
    2. State Assembly to vote on HR 4 this week
    3. District lobby days continue this week

CFA Headlines March 12, 2009

Special
Your Email Needed to Stop the Bleeding

CFA Headlines March 17, 2009

  1. bargaining

    1. Mediation process begins
    2. View the new Q&A on bargaining
  2. THE STATE BUDGET AND THE CSU

    1. Thousands of emails, rally precede “trigger funding” hearing
    2. Students protest budget cuts at the Capitol
    3. Northridge, San Francisco hold budget rallies
  3. CFA GOES TO WASHINGTON

    1. Faculty to visit nation’s Capitol; follow the trip on Twitter
  4. OTHER NEWS

    1. View VLOG on CFA’s District Lobby Days
    2.  CFA Board resolution on Middle East violence

CFA Headlines March 24, 2009 (pdf)

  1. CFA GOES TO WASHINGTON

    1. Faculty, students in DC this week
    2. Call your Congressional reps on stimulus money
    3. Follow the trip on Twitter
  2. THE STATE BUDGET AND THE CSU

    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