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February 11, 2020

Atlantic Broadband 2020: Bargaining Report 1

The Local 13000 Bargaining Team reported productive talks over the first days of negotiations as the Bargaining Team presented the members' demands for improvement and protections to Atlantic Broadband.

February 7, 2020

U.S. House Passes Pro-Worker Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act

This historic legislation will make it easier for workers to join a union.

February 6, 2020

Join the Frontier Communications Town Hall Call

Recent press reports indicate that Frontier management is considering a bankruptcy filing by mid-March.

January 31, 2020

January 2020 Bargaining Round-Up

At the T&T Conference, 200 delegates and CWA leaders showed solidarity with Nokia workers fighting to secure a fair contract. Local 13000 is gearing up for mobilization at Comcast Corliss, and Local 13101 reached a TA in Kent County!

January 30, 2020

Get Ready to Flood Congress with Phone Calls about the PRO Act on February 4!

The House of Representatives is expected to vote on the historic bill next week.

January 30, 2020

AT&T Continues to Break Its Promises to Workers and Customers

AT&T has cut over 37,000 jobs since the Tax Cut and Jobs Act went into effect two years ago.

January 27, 2020

Kent County 2019 Bargaining Update: TA Reached

On Friday evening, the CWA Local 13101 Bargaining Committee reached a Tentative Agreement with Kent County. The Agreement includes a 3-year CBA, as well as enhancements to attendance awards, work attire, overtime calculation, and Callout Pay.

January 24, 2020

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 20

Some progress has been made at the bargaining table, but CWA Local 13000 Bargaining Team reports there are still many issues to discuss. Local 13000 Reps will be reaching out over the next week to share upcoming mobilization activities.

January 9, 2020

Pittsburgh NewsGuild-CWA Local Wins Arbitration on Health Care Premiums

An arbitrator ruled that the company's failure to maintain the benefits violated the parties' collective bargaining agreement.

January 9, 2020

CWA Political Bootcamp

More than a dozen CWA customer service activists from Locals 2201, 2204, and 2205 in Virginia took part in a political action bootcamp this week.

January 8, 2020

Kent County 2019 Bargaining Update #3

We extend our deepest sympathies to the family and co-workers of Kent County’s Attorney and Chief Negotiator, William (Bill) W. Pepper Sr. who passed away unexpectedly. Bargaining is suspended temporarily.

December 19, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 19

Wages were the main topic of discussions in the latest bargaining session with Comcast. Your Bargaining Team appreciates the crew who joined the session to show support and solidarity by sharing stories.

December 18, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 18

The company responded with an unacceptable low-ball offer to the Union's proposals. It is critical for members to get involved! Show solidarity in the field and the shop. Wear your wristbands!

November 27, 2019

November 2019 Bargaining Round-Up

Negotiations with PIW, Kent County, and MX1 continued in November. Read the latest reports for news from the bargaining tables.

November 26, 2019

Kent County 2019 Bargaining Update #2

After a brief bargaining session this week, the CWA Local 13101 Bargaining Council reports the first real level of positive discussion compared to previous meetings.

November 21, 2019

MX1 Bargaining Report 5

The Company continues to expect higher performance from employees without increasing compensation. The Bargaining Committee will not settle for less than a fair agreement!

November 18, 2019

Kent County 2019 Bargaining Update #1

Kent County is calling for concessions as Local 13101 negotiates a successor agreement. Concessions are of absolutely no interest to your bargaining council! Our members' support and work ethic is the Team's real strength at the bargaining table.

November 8, 2019

CWA-PIW Bargaining November 2019

During this month's negotiations, the Bargaining Committee pursued safe staffing efforts and reviewed new job description proposals. The Union is committed to protecting our members' safe and ethical standards.

October 24, 2019

CWA Local 2204 Mobilizing

CWA Local 2204 is mobilizing at the AT&T Mobility Call Center in Lebanon, VA!

October 10, 2019

CWA Leader Honored as Allegheny County CLC Woman of the Year

Marge Krueger, CWA Director of Airline Passenger Service, was honored this week as the Allegheny County Pennsylvania Central Labor Council Woman of the Year.

October 4, 2019

District 2-13 Bargaining Updates: 9/30/19

Find the latest news from Nokia, PIW, and Comcast Corliss negotiations.

October 3, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 17

The Bargaining Team issues a call to action. Comcast's responses to the Union's economic proposals were unacceptable. It is time to mobilize!

October 2, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 16

Negotiations have been hard fought as the Bargaining Committee pushes for the improvements members deserve. Comcast has shown reluctance to respond to economic proposals, but the Union is standing firm for answers.

October 1, 2019

CWA-PIW Bargaining Sept-Oct 2019

Look for stewards and officers soliciting your input regarding recent PIW proposals. The Bargaining Committee is negotiating a fair contract to address as many as your needs as possible and your show of support is crucial!