California Professional Firefighters

Oct 13 2012

Los Angeles County Firefighters Local 1014 is saddened to report the death of Firefighter/Paramedic John James Cobos.Brother Cobos suffered from job-related cancer and died October 12th.

Oct 11 2012

This year, as we commemorate our 10 year anniversary of the California Firefighters Memorial, we hope you will help us memorialize the sacrifice and dedication of our fallen heroes over a very special two day event October 19- 20, 2012.

Oct 5 2012

The Legislature has adjourned for 2011/2012 session and September 30, 2012 marked the bill signing deadline for the Governor to take action on measures that were passed by Legislature. Among the measures signed and vetoed by the Governor were many sponsored and supported by the CPF. Here is a wrap-up of a handful of bills of interest to CPF affiliates.

Oct 3 2012

The Los Angeles Times says Proposition 32  "is a deceptive measure that would disproportionately weaken some special interests while leaving others essentially unaffected."

Oct 2 2012

The battle to silence labor has moved from Wisconsin to California with Prop. 32 ID'ed as the "starkest threat" to labor in the nation.

Sep 28 2012

Recent polls show that the public isn't necessarily clamoring for more attacks on pension. A trio of recent polls indicate that a majority of Californians believe recently passed changes either went too far or are about right.

Sep 27 2012

Your profession in the palm of your hand. The CPF Mobile App helps CPF members keep up with the latest news and critical information affecting their lives, their families and their futures. Download today for iPhone, iPad and Android smartphones.

Sep 24 2012

Once more, secretive organizations and super-rich individuals are trying to mislead voters by claiming to offer campaign finance reform. So says The Sacramento Bee in urging California voters to reject the deceptive Proposition 32 and its phony reforms.

Sep 18 2012

 In editorializing against Prop. 32, the San Francisco Chronicle says voters should "see through the facade" and vote NO.

Sep 18 2012

Have you heard? Prop. 32 gives special breaks to the wealthiest special interests while silencing the voices of everyday Californians. Check out and share the first No on 32 spot.