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How to Handle Pay Discrepancies

By | Secretary-Treasurer's Report, Uncategorized

ROSALYN HACKWORTH Secretary-Treasurer At the beginning of every year, we get numerous calls from members asking for their W-2s. We also get a lot of calls asking for pay stubs. We don’t have them. Your employer has those items. They are the ones who pay you. We are not your employer. We are your union. It’s our responsibility to get the best contract we can for you and help you when your rights under that contract have been violated. It…

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President's Message

By | FOOD 4 LESS, Uncategorized

MICKEY KASPARIAN President It seems like just yesterday we were negotiating our last grocery contract, but amazingly, it has already been two years and that contract is set to expire. As of February, we find ourselves sitting across the table from Albertsons and Ralphs negotiators again. As I have said before, these negotiations are extremely difficult. Protecting our pension, health care and increasing wages are at the top of our list of requirements for our members. We will fight for…

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Continuing Education for Lab Professionals

By | Breaking News, Uncategorized

Now in it’s 25th year of delivering drug updates and continuing education for health care professionals, The Rx Consultant is pleased to add a Lab Professionals edition to it’s portfolio. As a benfit of your UFCW membership, you will receive a subscription to the Rx Consultant Lab Professionals edition at no cost. UFCW subscribers will get two health care updates via email every month, as well as a quarterly written CE program, and a series of 1 hour videos that will be released starting on…

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Resources for Laid-Off Haggen Employees

By | Uncategorized

Resources for Laid-Off Haggen Employees Links for the Disabled: English Disability Rights Information Spanish Disability Rights Information http://www.disabilityrightsca.org/pubs/500102.pdf http://www.disabilityrightsca.org/pubs/547402.pdf http://www.disabilityrightsca.org/pubs/F06602.pdf http://www.disabilityrightsca.org/pubs/540102.pdf http://www.disabilityrightsca.org/pubs/500102.pdf http://www.disabilityrightsca.org/pubs/547402.pdf http://www.disabilityrightsca.org/pubs/F06602.pdf http://www.disabilityrightsca.org/pubs/540102.pdf    

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Haggen Members Who have been Laid Off

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For those who have been laid off from Haggen stores, or those who work at a store scheduled to close and wish to apply at Vons/Albertsons We have heard from some of our members that they incurred an error (blocked from going any further) when they have gone online to apply at a Vons/Albertsons store.  We contacted the company and were told that anyone working at a Haggen store who applies online for Vons will receive an error message that…

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