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June 19, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 10

The Bargaining Committee has been fighting hard, and Comcast withdrew a number of proposals that would have stripped the Corliss contract. The Union presented an economic package, which includes improvements to training, On Call/Standby, and wages.

June 18, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 9

The Bargaining Committee thanks the members who joined bargaining today. Productive off table discussions helped to move the bargaining agenda forward and head off the many givebacks Comcast introduces. Wear your RED!!!

June 17, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 8

Monday was Day 8 of negotiations with Comcast over the Corliss contract. Comcast left unanswered proposals on the table. Members must keep the pressure on and mobilize!

June 13, 2019

Members Ratify 4-Year Contracts with State of Delaware

Members of CWA Local 13101, Delaware State Department of Homeland Security, Delaware State Police Civilian and 911 Dispatchers have ratified their contracts!

June 3, 2019

Delaware Gov. John Carney Signs SB-8

Delaware Governor John Carney (D) signed SB-8, permitting all Delaware State Bargaining Units the right to collectively bargain wages and other compensation.

May 24, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 7

Discussions between CWA and Comcast centered around Discipline, Attendance, Vacation, Standby, Work Protections and Motor Vehicle Accidents. The CWA Bargaining Committee thanks each member who joined the bargaining table this week.

May 23, 2019

Tentative Agreement Reached with Delaware State Police

District 2-13 congratulates the CWA Local 13101 Bargaining Committee for reaching a Tentative Agreement with the Delaware State police on behalf of the 911 and Civilian bargaining units!

May 23, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 6

During Thursday's bargaining session discussion topics included discipline, the probationary period, and attendance in the Comcast Corliss contract. To show unity, the Bargaining Committee asks members to wear RED throughout negotiations.

May 22, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 5

Wednesday's bargaining session was spent in discussions and asking questions about Comcast’s intentions on proposals related to changes to standby, discipline, probationary period, absence, and vacation.

May 21, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 4

As the Union offers more proposals to strengthen the Comcast Corliss bargaining unit, the Company continues to seek concessions at the bargaining table.

May 13, 2019

MX1 Bargaining Report 1

Bargaining between CWA Local 13000 and MX1 over the first contract for MX1 members opened on Monday, May 13.

May 3, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 3

The CWA Bargaining Team continues to fight for our Comcast Corliss members at the bargaining table and in the face of Comcast's concessionary proposals. An extension agreement was signed at this session.

May 2, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 2

As bargaining between CWA Local 13000 and Comcast continues this week, the Bargaining Committee emphasizes the importance that each member mobilizes and sends a message that you will settle for nothing less than a fair contract.

May 1, 2019

Comcast Corliss 2019 Bargaining: Report 1

Bargaining between CWA Local 13000 and Comcast began today. Your Bargaining Committee started negotiations with job security and other crucial proposals to protect the Corliss bargaining unit.

March 8, 2019

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 24

CWA and PIW met to bargain on March 6th and March 7th, 2019. Improvements were made concerning the patient care grievance process. Safety continues to be one of the members' top concerns being addressed during these rounds of negotiations.

February 21, 2019

CWA-PIW Bargaining: February 2019 Report

CWA and PIW met to discuss - among other issues - speeding up the process of negotiations so that the members can look forward to a new and improved contract. Stay strong brothers and sisters and watch for mobilization activities.

January 23, 2019

CWA-PIW Bargaining: Membership Meeting

Bargaining unit members should plan to attend the upcoming CWA/PIW Membership Meeting on Friday, February 1, 2019 at the Tenley-Friendship Library.

November 27, 2018

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 22

Negotiations with PIW continued on Tuesday, November 27. The Bargaining Committee continued working on remaining contract language proposals so they can move the topic of negotiations from contract language to economic proposals.

November 26, 2018

CWA-PIW Bargaining Report 21

Negotiations continue on Monday and Tuesday. CWA is communicating across the table the lack of respect for the grievance process and in some cases other contract language - as well as towards our members. Everyone needs to stand united!

November 8, 2018

Piedmont Contract Update

The Piedmont collective bargaining agreement was signed on November 5th and raises went into effect on the date. Raises and lump sum bonuses will be reflected in November 23 paychecks.

November 7, 2018

Windstream PA 2018 Bargaining Report #7

Bargaining resumed between CWA and Windstream this week. After days of fighting to hold off many of the givebacks and getting members' issues addressed, the Bargaining Team reached a tentative agreement on all four contracts!

November 2, 2018

TA Ratification Results Are In

The CWA Piedmont Bargaining Committee received the election results from BallotPoint, the independent company that oversaw the voting process. The Tentative Agreement between CWA and Piedmont has been ratified.

October 22, 2018

Dex YP Bargaining Report #5

CWA's joint District 1 and District 2-13 Bargaining Committee reached a Tentative Agreement with Dex Media. The new 2-year agreement raises the base wage of BA’s for the first time in several years and retains several key benefits.

October 19, 2018

Piedmont: Voting Instructions Are In the Mail

On Monday, October 15, BallotPoint—the independent company that oversees the voting—mailed voting instructions to Piedmont members in good standing. Time to vote!