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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
July negotiations over the Corliss contract have started. Mobilization activities build the Bargaining Committee's success at the table. Wear red and find out how you can support the fight for a fair contract.