The joint CWA and Consolidated Bargaining Committees opened bargaining on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. The Company opened with a brief statement and presented (8) proposals concerning changes to job titles, job postings and testing, and standardization of benefits.
On Friday, September 23, 2016, your CWA Bargaining Committee met in multiple negotiation sessions with the Company Committee. During the afternoonbargaining session the Company Committee presented the Union Committee with what it described as their “final offer.”
The CWA Bargaining Committee studied data regarding the DIRECTV and the AT&T Pension Plans on Thursday, September 22, 2016. The Committee worked late into the night preparing amended bargaining demands to present to the Company on Friday morning.