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September 24, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 7

The Bargaining Committee is happy to announce a tentative agreement with CCI for the ILEC bargaining unit. Plan to attend a meeting to review the contract changes and the ratification vote on Tuesday, September 29 at 6:30 PM.

September 17, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 6

The Bargaining Committee reached Tentative Agreements on proposals related to telephone concession allowances, meal and boot allowances, lay-off allowances and SIPP. Additional meetings to discuss wages and standby are being scheduled.

September 16, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 5

While progress was made by the Bargaining Team, they continue to remain far apart on other key proposals, which includes wages. CCI continues to submit proposals that will negatively impact the contract.

September 10, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 4

In the latest round of negotiations, the CWA Bargaining Committee reports it is still fighting CCI proposals that could have a negative impact on members' work life/home life balance. 

September 1, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 3

CCI had few answers again in the latest bargaining session, although the Bargaining Committee reports growing closer to proposed agreements on training, long term disability and supervisors performing bargaining unit work.

August 31, 2020

August 2020 Bargaining Round Up

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.

August 27, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 2

The Bargaining Committee spent the bargaining session picking apart CCI’s concessionary proposals and passing Union proposals, including economics and our wage package.

August 26, 2020

CCI ILEC 2020 Bargaining Report 1

The Union Bargaining Committee opened CCI negotiations via conference call. The Union's proposals are designed to improve the ILEC contract and working conditions with improvements to job security, contract labor and other issues.

February 12, 2018

CCI CLEC 2018 Bargaining: Report 4

The CWA Local 13000 and CCI bargaining teams met to discuss the CLEC contract on Monday, February 12, 2018. The clock continues to count down to contract expiration and we are still a long way from a fair agreement.

February 9, 2018

CCI CLEC 2018 Bargaining: Report 3

The CWA Local 13000 and CCI bargaining teams met to discuss the CLEC contract on Friday, February 9, 2018. Ask your Unit President what you can do to get involved.

February 8, 2018

CCI CLEC 2018 Bargaining: Report 2

CWA Local 13000 bargaining continued with CCI over the CLEC contract on Thursday, February 8, 2018.

February 7, 2018

CCI CLEC 2018 Bargaining: Report 1

Bargaining between the CWA Local 13000 Bargaining Team and Consolidated Communication, Inc. over the CLEC bargaining unit began on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.

September 22, 2017

CCI ILEC 2017 Bargaining: Report 7

The CWA Local 13000 bargaining team reached a Tentative Agreement with Consolidated Communications for the ILEC bargaining unit! Plan to attend the Explanation/Ratification Vote meeting scheduled at 6:30PM on Wednesday, September 27, 2017.

September 13, 2017

CCI ILEC 2017 Bargaining: Report 5

The CWA Local 13000 Bargaining Committee met with Consolidated Communications over the ILEC contract on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. Plan to attend the bargaining update meeting on Monday, September 18th.

September 12, 2017

CCI ILEC 2017 Bargaining: Report 4

The CWA Local 13000 Bargaining Committee met with Consolidated Comm. over the ILEC contract yesterday and today.

August 24, 2017

CCI ILEC 2017 Bargaining: Report 3

The CWA Local 13000 bargaining team reported to have productive talks with Consolidated Communications on Thursday, August 24, 2017.

August 23, 2017

CCI ILEC 2017 Bargaining: Report 2

The CWA Local 13000 Bargaining Committee met with Consolidated Communications on behalf of the ILEC bargaining unit on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 in Gibsonia, PA.

August 22, 2017

CCI ILEC 2017 Bargaining: Report 1

Bargaining between CWA Local 13000 and Consolidated Communications opened on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 in Gibsonia, PA.

March 6, 2017

Customer Service Newsletter Issue # 1

Welcome to the inaugural issue of the CWA Customer Service Newsletter!

June 11, 2015

Fast Track S.O.S.

It's now or never. It's Sink Or Swim time to defeat Fast Track on the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Call your Representative NOW: 888-966-9836

June 9, 2015

Communications Workers of America Elect New National and District Leaders

Results have been posted for national and district CWA officer elections. There will be a runoff election for District 3 Vice President.

June 3, 2015

URGENT ACTION: Stop Fast Track Today

Call your Representative today and tell him or her to oppose Fast Track/TPP.

May 4, 2015

TPP Rally in Harrisburg, PA

Opponents to Fast Track and TPP trade deal are welcome to attend a rally in Harrisburg, PA on Thursday, May 7th to let Senator Toomey know he can still redeem himself.