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CWA/CENTURYLINK - ARKANSAS Bargaining Report #3

CWA/CenturyLink Arkansas

The Union (CWA) and Company (CenturyLink) met on August 9, 2018, in Jacksonville, AR.

The Union and Company continued to discuss their respective proposals and answer questions. The Union rejected Company proposals:  

CP3- Article 7, Differential

CP8- Article 12, Work Schedules

The Union countered the following:

UC to CP2-Article 6, Revised Jobs

UC to CP5-Article 8, Standby

UC to CP7-Article 11, Vacations

UC to CP15-Article 25, Union Business

The Company countered the following:

CC to UC to CP2

CC to UC to CP15 

The Union and Company tentatively agreed to the following proposals:

CP21-Four Day Work Week

CP23-MOA, Hourly Employee’s Pensions Lump Sum Pre-Retirement Death Benefit

CP24-MOA, Relocation Allowance

CP29-MOA, Lump Sum Payment Option

CP30-MOA, Lump Sum Pension Calculation

 

The Union and Company met again on August 10, 2018

The Company presented:

 CP31, Article 12-Work Schedules

The Company countered:

CC to UC to CP5-Article 8, Standby   

We are scheduled to meet again on August 27, 2018.

Your contract expires August 31, 2018.

REMEMBER, WEAR RED ON THURSDAYS TO SUPPORT YOUR BARGAINING COMMITTEE!!!

In Solidarity,

Your CWA Bargaining Committee

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