News

July 10, 2018 — News

FRONTIER WORK AT HOME BARGAINING REPORT #7

The Union and company met today. The Union handed over 3 proposals, 1 counter proposal and rejected a company proposal.

July 10, 2018 — News

FRONTIER WORK AT HOME BARGAINING REPORT #6

The company provided the outstanding RFIs (Request For Information) from the last meeting.

June 29, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #15

The end of week three has brought new insight into these negotiations. Lines have been scratched into both sides of the table. But, FEAR NOT Brothers and Sisters, this Committee has its heals dug in and we are here to fight.

June 29, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #14

Your Bargaining Committee spent the day deliberating over proposals and making information request as well as conferring with district officials over additional issues.

June 27, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #13

Your Bargaining Committee met with the company this morning to get their response to several of the Unions Proposals, as well as to request information on some other Union Proposals.

June 27, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #12

After extensive review and consideration of the Company's proposals, your Union committee meet this afternoon with the Company to reject several of their proposals.

June 27, 2018 — Press Release

Statement of Claude Cummings, Jr. on the Supreme Court’s Decision to Uphold Trump’s Travel Ban

"We are deeply dismayed and appalled by the Supreme Court’s majority decision to ignore Trump’s anti-Muslim rhetoric and uphold a proclamation camouflaged by so-called national security reasons."

June 26, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #11

The first day of week three brought new life into negotiations. Your committee reconvened and spent the day carefully assessing, studying and deliberating over the proposals that the Company has handed across the table thus far.

June 22, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report # 10

The Bargaining Committee met with the Company this morning in which the Company handed over one (1) proposal. Your Bargaining Committee is reviewing, all the proposals we received yesterday and today.

June 22, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #9

The Bargaining Committee met with the Company in an extended session during which the Company chair handed multiple proposals on benefits.

June 20, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #8

After extensive deliberation this morning over yesterday’s Sub- Committee’s meeting, your Bargaining Committee met in a joint session with the Company to exchange proposals. During today’s meeting, the company handed over TWO proposals to the Union.

June 19, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #7

The Bargaining Sub-Committees met today for several hours to discuss multiple topics.

June 18, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #6

On July 18 your Bargaining Committee met with the Company. We were shown a presentation on the state of the Company.

May 29, 2018 — News

CWA District 6/Northeast Oklahoma Electric Cooperative Bargaining Report #1

The Union and Cooperative bargaining committees kicked off bargaining on May 15, 2018, in Vinita, OK.

May 25, 2018 — News

Statement of Claude Cummings, Jr. on the Death of Santa Fe High School Student, Riley Garcia

One of the young men lost at Santa Fe was Christian “Riley” Garcia, the son of our CWA brother, Darryl Claussen, Jr. Riley died a hero. He was shot and killed while holding and blocking the door to save two of his classmates.

May 24, 2018 — News

FRONTIER WORK AT HOME BARGAINING REPORT #3

The Union and the Company met again on Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018. The Union submitted additional proposals and several counter proposals to the company for their consideration.

May 23, 2018 — News

FRONTIER WORK AT HOME BARGAINING REPORT #2

The Union and the Company met on Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018.

May 21, 2018 — News

Frontier Work At Home Bargaining Report # 1

The Company and Union met Monday, May 21, 2018 to initiate bargaining for our 1st contract.

May 11, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report # 5

It is the end of the first week and there have been some intense moments and some heavy subjects already discussed at the table.  We are extremely confident about your bargaining committee’s strength, knowledge and commitment to achieve a fair contract.

May 11, 2018 — News

CWA District 6/DEXYP Bargaining Report #13

The Union and Company met in Earth City, MO on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 8 and 9, 2018, to resume bargaining.

May 10, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #4

The Union and the Company met in full session today where the Union passed two more proposals.  The Company did not have anything for us today.  They are still working to answer our information requests we gave them yesterday.  We are still assessing several of the Company’s proposals.

May 10, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #3

The Union and Company met in joint session again on May, 9, 2018. The Union passed one proposal to the Company and the Company passed two proposals to the Union.

May 8, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #2

The Union and Company jointly met today, Tuesday, May 8, 2018. The Company presented four proposals to the Union.

May 8, 2018 — News

Frontier Bargaining Report #1

The Company and Union met Monday, May 7, 2018 to initiate bargaining for the contracts that expire August 4, 2018. Opening remarks were delivered by Mike Kruger for Frontier and Tony Shaffer along with Sylvia Ramos for CWA.