San Jose Firefighters’ Union


California Pension Cuts May Have Ripple Effect

Decisive victories for ballot proposals cutting retirement benefits for government workers in two of the largest cities in the U.S. emboldened advocates seeking to curb pensions in state capitols and city halls across the nation.


A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

Flurry Of Lawsuits In Aftermath of San Jose’s Measure B Passage

Less than 24 hours after San Jose voters approved an overhaul of city employee pensions, unions representing police officers and firefighters filed suit.


San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed (CBS)

San Jose Could Be Next Bay Area City To Vote On Pension Reform

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed said Friday exploding retirement costs will force him to put the controversial issue of pension reform before voters.


SJ Firefighters Vote Against Paycuts

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KCBS)_ The city of San Jose and its firefighters are still not seeing eye to eye over contract terms. With firefighters turning down a pay and benefits package, something new may be […]


S.J. Firefighters Back to the Bargaining Table

SAN JOSE, Calif. (KCBS)_ The city of San Jose and its firefighters’ union go back to the bargaining table on Wednesday, in an effort to find a way to bring back at least some of […]