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August 5, 2020

Dish Bargaining Report

The Company and the Union met today virtually to resume bargaining.   CWA’s intent was trying to close the gap on the outstanding proposals in hopes of reaching a fair and just first contract for our members.  As most of you know, we have been working diligently to negotiate the first contract for our Dish members that is long overdue. Unfortunately, during our bargaining preparations meeting with the CWA bargaining team.

July 28, 2020

AT&T SW - Premises Technician Voluntary Surplus Offer (VSO) Special Requests

Dear AT&T SW Local Presidents:

Please be advised that in bargaining over the Premises Technician VSO, the Company has agreed to review special requests utilizing the same process as was followed for the AFO VSP.

July 16, 2020

AT&T SW Important Update on VSP Offer Off Payroll Date of July 17, 2020

Earlier this week, CWA approached the Company requesting additional time for employees being matched.

July 6, 2020

AT&T SW - Town Hall Call for Members - Explanation of Contract Extension Agreement - Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 7 PM

All CWA members at AT&T Southwest are invited to join District 6 Vice President Claude Cummings, Jr., Assistant to the Vice President Sylvia J. Ramos, and members of the Bargaining Committee for an explanation of the contract extension agreement reached with AT&T Southwest.

July 2, 2020

CWA and AT&T Southwest Contract Extension Explanation Town Hall Call June 2, 2020

Dear AT&T SW Local Presidents:

Please see the attached documents that we will be reviewing on our AT&T SW Local Presidents Contract Extension Explanation Town Hall call today at the new time of 4 p.m. As a reminder, the new participant dial-in number is: (855) 756-7520 Ext. 63466#.

June 30, 2020

AT&T SW - CWA and AT&T Southwest Reached Agreement in Early Contract Extension Negotiations

Dear AT&T SW Local Presidents:

Please see the attached important notice from Vice President Cummings regarding the CWA/AT&T Southwest Extension Agreement.

June 25, 2020

Consolidated Communications of Texas Company Bargaining Report #20

On December 18, 2019, the Consolidated Communications bargaining team walked away from our contract negotiations. The Company wanted the Union’s bargaining team to withdraw a Union proposal and accept a Company proposal without even trying to negotiate a fair resolution.

June 18, 2020

Mark Twain Rural Telephone - Final Bargaining Report

The Communications Workers of America and Mark Twain Rural Telephone reached a tentative agreement and the highlights are outlined below.

April 20, 2020

2020 District 6 Conference Canceled - August 24-25

Due to the uncertainty of the timeline of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are cancelling this year’s District 6 Conference scheduled for August 24-25, 2020 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa.

April 20, 2020

Healthcare Workers in Need of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Healthcare workers are in urgent need of personal protective equipment (PPE).