News

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.

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 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!

September 27, 2019

CenturyLink Bedford: Bargaining Report 1

Bargaining has begun over the Bedford contract. Your Bargaining Committee has made it clear to CenturyLink that the Union will not accept retrogressive demands.

September 23, 2019

Register to Vote in District 2-13

Build CWA Union Power at the polls on November 5th. Register to vote!

September 19, 2019

CWA-PIW Bargaining September 2019

CWA Local 2336's Bargaining Committee continues to work at the bargaining table to improve both contract language and members' current working conditions.

September 18, 2019

MX1 Bargaining Report 4

During September bargaining sessions, the CWA Local 13000 Bargaining Committee introduced proposals to improve wages, 401(k), and healthcare.

August 30, 2019

Altice Contract Negotiations

Negotiations opened last week for a first collective bargaining contract for 52 workers at Altice in Beckley and Logan, West Virginia.

August 20, 2019

MX1 Bargaining Report 3

Progress is being made at the MX1 Bargaining Table, with 30 proposals designed to improve your working conditions being introduced. Union Proposals include workplace safety, job security, improved vacation allowances, and Holidays.