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September 24, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 7

The Bargaining Committee is happy to announce a tentative agreement with CCI for the ILEC bargaining unit. Plan to attend a meeting to review the contract changes and the ratification vote on Tuesday, September 29 at 6:30 PM.

September 24, 2020

LifePath 2020 Bargaining: Report 2

Bargaining resumed today with LifePath rejecting all of your Union proposals and submitting a series of their retrogressive own demands. Today, LifePath demonstrated they clearly do not appreciate the value that YOU bring to work every day. 

September 22, 2020

LifePath 2020 Bargaining: Report 1

The CWA Local 13500 Bargaining Committee opened negotiations with LifePath today. Tell LifePath you require a solid contract! 

September 22, 2020

Comcast Corliss Bargaining Report #23

Since the last meeting, significant progress has been made. The Bargaining Team and Comcast are close to reaching an agreement. Members' support throughout is appreciated by the committee!

September 17, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 6

The Bargaining Committee reached Tentative Agreements on proposals related to telephone concession allowances, meal and boot allowances, lay-off allowances and SIPP. Additional meetings to discuss wages and standby are being scheduled.

September 16, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 5

While progress was made by the Bargaining Team, they continue to remain far apart on other key proposals, which includes wages. CCI continues to submit proposals that will negatively impact the contract.

September 10, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 4

In the latest round of negotiations, the CWA Bargaining Committee reports it is still fighting CCI proposals that could have a negative impact on members' work life/home life balance. 

September 4, 2020

Comcast Alle-Kiske Bargaining Report #5

Comcast continues to push givebacks across the bargaining table to weaken our contract. The Union Bargaining Committee countered with proposals to improve shift bid opportunities, training, meal allowances, overtime and many other areas.

September 1, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 3

CCI had few answers again in the latest bargaining session, although the Bargaining Committee reports growing closer to proposed agreements on training, long term disability and supervisors performing bargaining unit work.

August 31, 2020

August 2020 Bargaining Round Up

This month: Extensions were reached with the Community College of Baltimore and Link Comm. Red Cross members took action this summer for safety at work, and CCI negotiations opened. Comcast Alle-Kiske, MWAA and Nokia negotiations continued.

August 27, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 2

The Bargaining Committee spent the bargaining session picking apart CCI’s concessionary proposals and passing Union proposals, including economics and our wage package.

August 26, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 1

The Union Bargaining Committee opened CCI negotiations via conference call. The Union's proposals are designed to improve the ILEC contract and working conditions with improvements to job security, contract labor and other issues.

August 20, 2020

Comcast Alle-Kiske Bargaining Report #4

After the latest negotiations, the Bargaining Committee is evaluating company's attacks and preparing responses that meet the members' needs. For information on bargaining and mobilization activities, contact your Unit President or Branch Rep.

August 5, 2020

Union Members Speak Out to American Red Cross

Coalition of American Red Cross Unions spoke out in June to management about how members have been treated during the COVID-19 pandemic and to propose critical improvements.

July 31, 2020

July 2020 Bargaining Round Up

Read bargaining updates from July's negotiations with Comcast Alle-Kiske and PIW.

July 23, 2020

Comcast Alle-Kiske Bargaining Report #3

The CWA Local 13000 Bargaining Team continues to improve the members' contract as they fight the company’s attempts to take away your hard earned rights.

June 30, 2020

June 2020 Bargaining Round Up

Despite delays due to COVID-19, bargaining committees continue to make progress across District 2-13. Read bargaining updates from Comcast Alle-Kiske and Corliss, as well as Nokia and MWAA.

June 19, 2020

Comcast Alle-Kiske Bargaining Report #2

The Bargaining Committee reports progress they have made toward additional improvements and continues to hold off the company’s attempts to weaken your rights.

June 17, 2020

Comcast Alle-Kiske Bargaining Report #1

Negotiations opened with Comcast over the Alle-Kiske contract. The Bargaining Committee is resolved to stop the company from attacking your contract, while pushing our proposals to improve conditions. 

June 17, 2020

Comcast Corliss Bargaining Report #22

The CWA Local 13000 Bargaining Committee continues to present creative solutions to protect Unit members and successfully bring negotiations to a conclusion.

June 5, 2020

Comcast Corliss Bargaining Report #21

The Bargaining Committee reports that discussions were productive and substantial progress towards a fair contract is being made.

May 15, 2020

Comcast Corliss Bargaining Report: May 2020

Comcast Corliss (CWA Local 13000 Unit 116) Bargaining Report from May 15, 2020.

April 28, 2020

Altice WV Tentative Agreement Ratified

CWA members at Altice Technical Services in Logan and Beckley, WV voted to ratify their first contract!

April 16, 2020

Tentative Agreement: Altice WV

We congratulate the CWA District 2-13 Bargaining Committee, including Locals 2002 and 2007, on reaching a Tentative Agreement for a first contract with Altice in West Virginia!