News

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!

February 28, 2020

February 2020 Bargaining Round-Up

Tentative Agreements were reached and ratified with Kent County and Atlantic Broadband. Local 13000 mobilized in solidarity for a fair contract at AT&T Mobility Southwest, and Nokia bargaining moves to informal talks.

February 28, 2020

Atlantic Broadband 2020: Final Report

Local 13000 is pleased to report the Atlantic Broadband membership ratified their Tentative Agreement last night. Congratulations to our members and Bargaining Team!

February 19, 2020

Kent County 2019 Bargaining: Final Report

Local 13101 is pleased to report that the Kent County Levy Court approved the Tentative Agreement at its February 18, 2020 Committee Meeting! Congratulations to the hard working members of CWA Local 13101 employed by Kent County, DE.

February 19, 2020

Atlantic Broadband 2020: Bargaining Report 3

The Bargaining Team announced that a TA was reached! Local 13000 has scheduled the explanation/vote for 2/27/2020. Great work!

February 18, 2020

Atlantic Broadband 2020: Bargaining Report 2

The Bargaining Team continues to work toward securing gains in this contract. Show your support by wearing red!

February 14, 2020

CWA Union Hall Call on Frontier Bankruptcy

CWA President Chris Shelton, CWA District 9 Vice President Frank Arce, and CWA General Counsel Pat Shea discussed the possible bankruptcy situation at Frontier Communications.

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

FAQ on Possible Frontier Bankruptcy

CWA compiled answers to frequently asked questions about the possible bankruptcy.

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 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 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.