News & Events

August 26, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #31

Your Bargaining Committee attempted to meet with the Company on three occasions yesterday. I say attempted because the company was not there to negotiate with us. They were there just to go through the motions.

August 25, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #30

The Union and the Company met today after their returning from visiting their family. Last

week CWA filed Labor Board charges on the Company.

August 19, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #29

With Verizon leaving the table, your Committee continued working on information requests and putting proposals together upon the Company’s return. With that being said, this will be the last Bargaining Report until we meet again with the Company next week.

August 19, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #28

     Your Bargaining Committee met with the company on Wednesday late into the evening.  We still did not reach an agreement with Verizon. 

 

August 17, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #27

Your Bargaining Committee met with Verizon yesterday, they had a pension specialist there to discuss the issues that the Union and the Company had.

August 17, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #24, 25, 26

Your Bargaining Committee has been in very contentious bargaining throughout the weekend with Verizon. The Company remains steadfast on what they perceive as critical items.

August 13, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #23

           Your Bargaining Committee worked late into the evening going over several proposals, trying to reach an agreement with the Company. 

August 11, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #22

Your Bargaining Committee met with the Company late Wednesday evening. The Union Committee is

continuing to work long hours and weekends to make sure nothing is overlooked.

August 11, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #21

Your Bargaining Committee met with the Company late in the evening on Tuesday, about

key issues that still remain on the table. We advised the Company, that this is not a all give and

no take bargaining situation.

August 9, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #19

On Monday your Bargaining Committee met again with the Company to go over the Healthcare proposal. We are still far apart on the premiums and out of pocket maximum.

August 8, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #18

On Sunday, your Bargaining Committee continued to meet with the Company well into the evening. Several key issues remain on the table that keep us from an agreement.

August 7, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #17

Your Union Committee is still at the table trying to reach a tentative agreement . We will not reach an agreement by expiration.

August 6, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #16

Your Bargaining Committee again met late into the night trying to reach a Tentative Agreement.

August 5, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #15

Your Bargaining Committee worked late into the evening again in an attempt to reach an agreement with Verizon. We have two days till expiration of the CBA, with several key issues still on the table.

August 4, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #14

On Wednesday, your Bargaining Committee did not meet with the Company. We spent the day reviewing the information that was provided to us.

August 3, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #13

On Tuesday, your Bargaining Committee met with Verizon late into the evening. With the expiration of the CBA on Saturday at midnight, your Committee and the Company is committed to working late nights to reach an agreement before expiration.

August 2, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #12

On Monday, your Bargaining Committee met with the Company to go over in great detail the Healthcare Proposal that Verizon passed.

August 1, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #10 and 11

Your Bargaining Committee met with Verizon on both Saturday and Sunday. We passed several counters to the Company’s proposed Healthcare and Pension.

August 1, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #9

On Friday, your Bargaining Committee met with the Company to go over the medical

deductions and maximum out of pocket.

July 29, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #8

         On Thursday, July 28, we met with Verizon into the evening. Our main focus was the Healthcare counter proposal that Verizon passed us.

July 28, 2016 — News

ADT Security Services, Inc. Bargaining Report #11

Your CWA Bargaining Committee continued negotiations today with ADT LLC.  The Union Committee consisted of Jerrell B. Miller, CWA Representative and Arthur A. Whittington, CWA Bargaining Committee Member Local 6215.

July 28, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #7

Your Union Bargaining Committee met with Verizon to go over proposals that the Union had

presented to the Company. After a very contentious conversation with the Company’s Committee

July 27, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #6

On Tuesday, your Union Bargaining Committee met with the Company most of the day.

Verizon has yet to counter or accept any of the proposals we have passed to them over the last

July 26, 2016 — News

Verizon Bargaining Report #5

On Monday your Union bargaining committee met all day going over the information that

Verizon provided us on Healthcare. We also looked at several of the Company’s proposals and