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March 16, 2018

Statement from CWA District 2-13 Vice President Ed Mooney on Frontier's Injunction Request

"The court has given the parties until Monday evening to come to an agreement on the parameters of that activity during this strike, and we will work to ensure that our members’ rights are protected."

CWA Local 2009 members on strike at Frontier.
March 16, 2018

Frontier WV/VA Strike Report 3

Since Day 1 of the strike, the CWA Bargaining Committee has been available to meet 24/7. On Day 7, a Frontier Rep reached out and expressed an interest in trying to identify outstanding issues in the hopes of moving towards an agreement and settlement of the strike. Upon meeting with the Company, they presented a settlement package that not only didn’t resolve any outstanding issues, but added three additional issues to the table.

March 13, 2018 — News

Frontier WV/VA Strike Report 2

Since the strike was called on March 4, 2018, there have been no meetings between the CWA Bargaining Committee and the Frontier Bargaining Committee. District 2-13 Vice President Ed Mooney has spoken with Frontier representatives. The message Ed delivered was simple. To reach an agreement and settle this strike, everyone in the bargaining unit must be covered by employment security and the expanded use of contractors must stop.

March 9, 2018 — News

Piedmont Tentative Agreement Vote Results

Passenger service agents have voted against ratification of the tentative contract agreement between the Communications Workers of America and Piedmont Airlines.

March 6, 2018 — Press Release

As Frontier Strike Continues, CWA Urges Customers to Use Caution

Frontier Communications has begun hiring out-of-state workers in an attempt to maintain operations in West Virginia as a strike by 1,400 workers continues. CWA is urging customers to use caution if they encounter someone repairing telephone lines or equipment or responding to a service call. Earlier today, WV State Police detained an armed temporary Frontier worker who threatened a striker in Flatwoods, WV.