Category Archives: CAPS

CAPS-Unit 10 California State Scientists Petition


The following petition arrived at our inbox a few days ago.  In the last two days the signatories have jumped from 10% of the bargaining unit to 25%.: PLEASE FORWARD TO ALL UNIT 10 SCIENTISTS Dear Unit 10 CA State … Continue reading

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CAPS member explains wage demands


This is a statement of what scientists at the California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) have had to endure, and what some of their issues are.  Written by a  28 year employee for the State of California, and who … Continue reading

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CAPS PRESIDENT MILLERS DECLARES MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS RIDICULOUS


CAPS PRESIDENT DAVID MILLERS DECLARES MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS RIDICULOUS On January 9th, 2014, during the hearing at PERB in case # SACO 4645, CAPS President David Miller was asked why the organization’s Bylaws and Policy Manual were changed in 2011 and … Continue reading

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Legal victory restores furlough pay for 700


Following this logic the work done by many Unit 10 scientists which is Federally funded should also recive the same exemeption and rebate. But alas the scientists fake union the California Association of Professional Scientists (CAPS) never really fought this … Continue reading

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Twenty little known facts about CAPS captivity by Blanning and Baker LLc


Twenty little known facts about CAPS relations with Blanning and Baker LLc http://wp.me/p1OGRw-T 1.     Per the original CAPS Policy File, CAPS contracts with the labor consulting firm, Blanning and Baker (B & B). 2.     The Chief Financial Officer of B … Continue reading

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Austin v Rachlis Friday 9am Superior Ct. Defend union rights


September 6, 2011 CAPS Fighting Union Caucus Rank and File Election Bulletin #6 http://www.capsfightingunioncaucus.wordpress.com AUSTIN V RACHLIS On labor day at 10 am CAPS Vice President Candidate Charles Rachlis was served with a temporary restraining order which will prevent him … Continue reading

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CAPS Rank and File Fighting Union Caucus Election Bulletin #5


August 30, 2011 CAPS Rank and File Fighting Union Caucus Election  Bulletin #5 BUILD RANK AND FILE DEMOCRACY ELECT  WILL WRIGHT PRESIDENT, CHARLES RACHLIS VICE PRESIDENT & GIORGIO COSENTINO TREASURER  How CAPS leadership and Blanning and Baker have colluded to … Continue reading

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CAPS Rank and File fighting union election Bulletin #2


 CAPS Rank and File fighting union election Bulletin #2 Brother and Sister CAPS members, Last November the CAPS board and Staffers ran their little dog and pony show across the state to sell to the membership the very same rotten … Continue reading

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Matt Austin assulted this union member at the CAPS Union Sutter street office today


  On Fri, Aug 26, 2011 at 5:50 PM, Charles Rachlis <crachlis> wrote: Sent: Friday, August 26, 2011 4:58 PM Subject:Matt Austin struck me today at the CAPS* Sutter street office. officeHi Patty Valdez**, Today I went to the SF … Continue reading

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CAPS Rank and File fighting union caucus bulletin #1 1 Attachment


Pasted below is the the first campaign statement released by the CAPS Fighting Union Caucus slate composed of Will Wright and Charles Rachlis.In order to be sucessful a complete change of the board is required. To date 50 CAPS members … Continue reading

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