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December 22, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 22

The CWA Bargaining Committee and Frontier Bargaining Committee met the week of December 18 – December 22, 2017.
December 8, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 21

The Union Bargaining Committee and the Frontier Bargaining Committee met during the week of December 4 through 8, 2017.

November 3, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 20

The Union Bargaining Committee and Company Bargaining Committee met for the week of October 30 – November 03, 2017.  Bargaining progress has been slow as we wait for the Company to present their full agenda. 

October 27, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 19

CWA and Frontier Communications met during the week of  October 23 – October 27, 2017 and agreed to further extend the current contract.  All provisions of the current contract, which were set to expire on November 4, 2017, have been extended until March 3, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. 

October 20, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 18

Although no meetings were able to take place this week with Frontier, the Union Bargaining Team appreciates our members' mobilization efforts and encourages everyone to continue to put the pressure on Frontier!

October 13, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 17

The Bargaining Team met with Frontier over the WV/VA contract during the week of October 9-13, 2017. Healthcare continued to be the main issue of discussion. Keep up your great mobilization efforts!

October 6, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 16

The Union Bargaining Committee, the Frontier Bargaining Committee, the Healthcare Consultant and representatives from Segal Consulting (the actuarial firm) met again during the week of October 2 to October 6, 2017 to continue our discussion in the Healthcare sub-committee. 

September 29, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 15

Only five weeks remaining until the Frontier WV/VA contract extension expires on November 4, 2017! It is important to stay focused and prepared and to mobilize. Read the report from this week's negotiations, and contact your Local Rep for ways to mobilize.

September 25, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 14

The CWA Bargaining Committee, the Frontier Bargaining Committee, the Healthcare Consultant and representatives from Segal Consulting (the actuarial firm) met during the week of September 18 to September 22, 2017.

August 18, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 13

During the week of August 14- August 18, 2017, the Frontier Union Bargaining Committee met with the Healthcare Consultant individually, as well as with members of the Company Committee . 

August 4, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 12

The Union and the Company met this week.  Each member of the Union Bargaining Committee expressed to the Company the desire to keep these negotiations moving forward. 

July 28, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 11

The Union and the Company met the week of July 24-28. The Union Bargaining Committee continues to wait on the complete healthcare data. The additional data will help us to review and analyze healthcare spending.

July 21, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 10

You have sent a strong message to Frontier! The membership has overwhelmingly voted to authorize the CWA National Executive Board to call a Strike. 

July 18, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: PRESS RELEASE

Negotiations Continue with Frontier Communications, Contract Extended for Three Months

July 17, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 09

CWA and Frontier Communications have agreed to a three-month extension of the current contract.  All provisions of the current contract, which was originally set to expire on August 5, 2017, have been extended until November 4, 2017 at 11:59 p.m.

June 23, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 08

The Union and the Company met this week. The Union Bargaining Committee's focus is Job Security, Healthcare, and Contracting – the issues that are most important to our members.

June 16, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 07

The Union and Company met this week. Mobilization is essential and everyone needs to keep in touch with your Local Mobilizers.  Remember to wear red on Thursdays.  If you haven’t checked out our Facebook page, go to @WVCWAFrontier.

May 19, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 06

The Union and the Company met this week. Comparing the proposals presented, it is clear that the Union and the Company are at odds.  It is important that every member is engaged in the mobilization activities.  Every Local has done a great job showing their support and the Bargaining Committee says, “Keep up the good work!”

May 12, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 05

The CWA Bargaining Committee met with Frontier in West Virginia on Friday, May 12.

May 11, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 04

The bargaining committees met Thursday, May 11. The Bargaining Committee is encouraged by the participation that we have seen across the state.  The pictures of the mobilization activities that have been sent in show how engaged everyone is to see this round of contract negotiations to a successful completion.   

May 10, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 03

The Frontier WV/VA bargaining committee met with the Company on Wednesday, May 10.

May 9, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 02

The Union Committee passed numerous proposals addressing Benefits, Job Security, Retirement, and Wages during the bargaining meeting with Frontier on Tuesday.

May 8, 2017

Frontier WV/VA 2017 Bargaining: Report 01

Bargaining for 1,600 Frontier Communications workers in West Virginia and Ashburn, VA opened on Monday, May 8. Read the latest report from the Bargaining team.

April 10, 2017

CWA Local 13000 Organizing Victory!

Today, CWA Local 13000 celebrates an organizing victory with Frontier Communications in New Holland, PA!