CWA LOCAL 2055

 

Recent News

SUCCESSFUL LEGISLATION PUSHED BY CWA LOCAL 2055:

SB 250 Budget Bill – Included in the overall bill is an annual increase in the salaries of state employees. This bill passed both houses and was signed into law by the Governor It will give all employees in the Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation a 5% raise.

West Virginia State Police officers along with employees of the West Virginia Department of Corrections are calling for hazard pay for their commitment and service during the COVID-19 pandemic. Leaders of both the West Virginia State Troopers Association and the National Coalition of Public Safety Officers (NCPSO) made the formal request to Governor Jim Justice and members of the West Virginia Legislature last week.

Join us tonight at 7 p.m. for a Virtual Vigil on Facebook honoring correctional workers who have died of Covid 19. Your can join by clicking here.

Learn more by watching this video by One Voice United.

Kurt Hess, Election Chairman for Local 2055, announced the following officers have been chosen:

PRESIDENT - Matthew Brock

VICE PRESIDENT - Tammy Templeton

SECERETARY-TREASURER - Sandra Pauley

Because all nominees ran unopposed, no election was necessary. The officers will serve from January 1, 2021 until December 31, 2023.