Category Archives: Solidarity

November CT News on the way

The November issue of CT News has been printed and is on its way for distribution. The issue features an article on the East Lansing income tax proposal and a resolution opposing it by our executive board. The board passed the resolution because “the proposed flat tax will harm lower-income workers disproportionately, including members of the Clerical-Technical Union.”  Also included in the issue are a report on board actions from July through September, congratulations to several members who have won awards recently, and a seasonal message from President Deb Bittner.

The CTU Shopping List

CTU’s Shopping Listlists several sources for stores and products that are union friendly and/or made locally, in Michigan or in the U.S.  Our shopping list is a good resource for gift ideas during the holidays or throughout the year.  It is always available on our website under “Tools.”  Add products and stores to the list by sending them to



The new collective bargaining agreement

contract 2015-19Hard copies of the new MSU/CTU contract (April 1, 2015 – March 31, 2019) were distributed to CTs last week.  Consider leaving your contract on your desk or some other location where visitors and coworkers can see it.  It’s one more way of showing that CTU is in our workplaces.

You can also access the contract online at