CFA Headlines • August 23, 2017

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Tough legislative hearing takes up audit that finds bloated CSU manager pay, hiring

A hard-hitting public hearing of the Joint Legislative Audit Committee at the State Capitol this morning tackled what legislators called “troubling” audit findings.


CFA Asian Pacific Islander Caucus takes action at APALA convention

Members of the CFA Asian Pacific Islander Caucus joined delegates at the Asian Pacific American Labor Alliance convention in Anaheim last week for a twilight march to protest the emergence of white supremacist and other hate groups.


The CSU system must not run scared

CFA said in a public statement last week that CSU administrators and campus communities must take a strong stance against challenges from white supremacists, racists, and those who wish to provoke violence on our campuses.


Faculty Rights Tips: It’s good to know

Faculty Rights refers to your rights under the Faculty Contract negotiated between CFA and the CSU management. While CFA leaders and staff are there to help you when you need it, it’s always a good idea for you to gain a general understanding of your rights.


In Other News

JOIN THE ACTION ON LABOR DAY SEPT 4: CFA members are getting ready to march, rally, join with other union members this Labor Day.


Links of the Week

Sac State drinking water part of ongoing state audit
… looking at health and safety compliance at Sac State and three other California State University campusesChannel Islands, San Diego and Sonoma.