August 10, 2021

Lumen Bargaining Report #6

Yesterday, Monday, August 6, your Bargaining Committee met with the company and went over the Union and Company proposals. The company was not interested in many of the Union’s modest enhancements.
Your Bargaining Committee worked on counter proposals late into the evening and will submit them to the company on Tuesday, August 10, 2021.  The company has not provided any counter proposals to the Union proposals at this time. We crafted a few RFI’s for the company’s absurd retrogressive proposa

August 6, 2021

Lumen Bargaining Report #5

Today August 5, 2021 your Bargaining Committee met with the company and went over each of their proposals that had been presented to the Union. The Union rejected many of the company’s retrogressive proposals. The company has yet to get back with us on any of the proposals that were presented to the company. The company did provide us with more information on several of the requests that we had submitted. The Union is working late to go over all the information and outstanding proposals that wer

August 5, 2021

LUMEN Bargaining Report #4

Your Union Bargaining Committee met this morning with the company. We discussed an announcement that was sent to the Union after hours on yesterday regarding the sale of the Arkansas Bargaining Unit to a company called Apollo the announcement the Lumen was selling all CenturyLink in district 6 to Apollo Global Management. We advised the company that this announcement has drastically changed the Union’s approach with respect to bargaining. With a lot of retrogression on the table from the company

August 3, 2021

Lumen Bargaining Report #3

The Union and Company met today in joint sessions to thoroughly go over the company and Union proposals. The Union questioned the company on many of their proposals. The company is going to provide a presentation regarding the pension on tomorrow. The company has many retrogressive proposals on the table. We are doing our due diligence in asking the company for documentation to justify their need for their proposals. We resume full committee negotiations tomorrow but your committee will still

August 3, 2021

DTV Effects Bargaining Report #2

Bargaining resumed today and as we were meeting with the Company over their decision to sell off DirecTV, we were informed that the deal was completed and would be announced at close of the stock market.

July 30, 2021

DTV Effects Bargaining

Please see the CWA/DTV Bargaining Report 1 for your reference.

July 28, 2021

Lumen Bargaining report #2

The Company and the Union met again today. The Union passed 20 proposals to the company regarding wages, hours of work and working conditions that we compiled from the bargaining surveys received. The union is reviewing the company's proposals and getting questions and information requests ready to evaluate the company's proposals. We are scheduled to resume negotiations next Tuesday. We ask that you all be ready to mobilize and stay united during this process. The contract expires August 15.

July 27, 2021

Lumen Bargaining Report #1

Today the Union and Lumen met to kick off the 2021 bargaining. Both sides gave their opening statements as well as the company passing their proposals for the Union to review. Your Union Bargaining Committee will be going over every proposal the company passed. Both sides will meet again tomorrow, Wednesday, July 28th. Remember to tell your manager that you want a fair and just contract.

July 27, 2021

AT&T Mobility- VSE Settlement Agreement

AT&T MOBILITY- VSE Settlement Agreement

May 27, 2021

CWA/CENTURYLINK/LUMEN LOCAL 6372 KS/MO Final Bargaining Report

This is to announce the 2021 contract has ratified. We will work with the Company to proof the agreement as soon as possible.

May 4, 2021

Dish May 4, 2021 Bargaining Report

On today, May 4, 2021, the Union met with the company to resume negotiations for your first contract. Several proposals were passed along with much dialogue regarding them. The promotion proposal was tentatively agreed to leaving only several outstanding proposals left. The Union remains steadfast in getting a fair and just agreement for the technicians and warehouse employees. 

April 23, 2021


The Union (CWA) and Company (CenturyLink/Lumen) reached a tentative agreement this afternoon, April 23, on a new 3 year contract, pending member ratification.

March 26, 2021

BPS Telephone Final Bargaining Report

The highlights for the new agreement are outlined below.

March 10, 2021 Bargaining Report #11

Your Union Bargaining Committee is happy to announce that the Tentative Agreement between the Communications Workers of America and was unanimously ratified by the membership on March 4, 2021.

March 5, 2021


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March 5, 2021


The Union and Dish met on March 2nd and again today to continue bargaining to get you a first contract. The company responded after 7 pm last night to an information request that was submitted to them at the beginning of February. The Bargaining Committee spent much of the day today reviewing the provided information.

March 4, 2021



February 23, 2021

Disaster Relief Resources and Information for District 6 Winter Storm Victims

CWA District 6 would like to express our deepest condolences for all who have lost loved ones and dealt with hardships due to the recent winter storms. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families during this time.

February 23, 2021

Bargaining Update Call for CenturyLink/Lumen KS/MO

Please join us for an extremely important Town Hall call on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021 from 7 – 9 PM.

February 22, 2021

Actions to Raise the Minimum Wage for ALL WORKERS!

On Monday, February 22, 2021, workers across the nation will gather to call for the implementation of the Raise the Wage Act, a crucial bill that will raise the federal minimum wage to $15 an hour by 2024 and eliminate the federal subminimum wage for tipped workers, which is currently around $2.13 per hour.

February 10, 2021 Bargaining Report #10

The Union and met virtually on Friday, February 5, 2021, in Austin, Texas. The Union and Company bargaining committees continued their discussions on multiple issues. We both made great progress and were able to meet on our proposals at a fair and equitable position.

February 9, 2021


Bargaining remains stalled due to the Company’s insistence that the Union accept their extremely retrogressive proposals - particularly those that relate to job security.

February 9, 2021 Bargaining Report #9

The Union and met virtually on Thursday, February 4, 2021, in Austin, Texas. The Union and Company bargaining committees discussed multiple issues on each other’s counter proposals.

February 9, 2021 Bargaining Report #8

The Union and met virtually on Wednesday, February 3, 2021, in Austin, Texas. The Union and Company bargaining committees discussed their review of the counter proposals passed by each committee on Monday.