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January 22, 2021

CWA/CENTURYLINK/LUMEN LOCAL 6372 KS/MO Bargaining Report #1

The Union (CWA) and Company (CenturyLink/Lumen) kicked off bargaining on Monday, January 18, 2021, and continued throughout the week. The Union presented 21 proposals and the Company presented 21 proposals.

January 20, 2021

BumperActive.com Bargaining Report #4

The Union and BumperActive.com met via telephone conference call on January 15, 2021, in Austin, Texas. The Union bargaining committee advised the Company that they were continuing to review and discuss the information presented by the Company.

January 20, 2021

BumperActive.com Bargaining Report #3

The Union and BumperActive.com met virtually for day three of negotiations, January 14, 2021, in Austin, Texas. Your Bargaining Committee and the Company had discussions over the Company proposals and why they were a must for the Company.

January 19, 2021

BumperActive.com Bargaining Report #2

The Union and BumperActive.com met for day two of negotiations, January 13, 2021, in Austin, Texas virtually. Your CWA Bargaining Committee and the Company had discussions and questions over Company proposals that needed to be passed across the table in a format that would be workable with both parties.

January 13, 2021

BumperActive.com Bargaining Report #1

The Union and BumperActive.com opened negotiations this morning, January 12, 2021, in Austin, Texas. Your CWA Bargaining Committee consists of CWA District 6 Representative Charlie Torres, Local 6132 President Jason Peavler, VP Sonja Lopez, Steward Olivia Trevino, and Michael Pollock. The Company is represented by the owner Kyle Johnson and General Manager Travis Jarrell.

September 18, 2020

Consolidated Communications of Texas Company Bargaining Report #21

The Union and the Company met today, September 11, 2020, to discuss open items on the table. Wages and Ratification Bonus continue to be very important issues that your bargaining committee is trying to improve. Contract Labor is still an issue that we need to resolve.

August 5, 2020

DISH BARGAINING UNIT

DISH BARGAINING UNIT
CALL THIS THURSDAY,
AUGUST 6, 2020 FROM
7:30-8:30 PM
There will be an important announcement and a Bargaining update during this call. This will be a one hour call only, please make every attempt to be on this important call.  Please mute your phones when joining.
Call in number:  1-888-636-3807
Passcode:  3404263#

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 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 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.

June 12, 2020

Windstream Final Bargaining Report

The Election Committee counted the ballots today and the contract has ratified. The company will be working on getting the raises and backpay to payroll. The Bargaining Committee thanks those of you that returned your ballots.

April 17, 2020

BARGAINING REPORT #10 CENTURYLINK OF MISSOURI Local 6300, 6311, 6312 & 6373

This is to inform the membership that the Tentative Agreement for a two year extension has RATIFIED.

April 1, 2020

WINDSTREAM TENTATIVE AGREEMENT BALLOT COUNT RESULTS

On Wednesday, April 1, 2020, the election committee counted the ballots returned for the Tentative Agreement that was reached and certifies that the agreement has not ratified. The Bargaining Chair will be reaching out to the company to schedule dates to return to the table to negotiate.

April 1, 2020

JOHNSON CONTROLS TENTATIVE AGREEMENT BALLOT RESULTS

On Wednesday, April 1, 2020, the election committee counted the ballots returned for the Tentative Agreement that was reached and certifies that the agreement has ratified.

April 1, 2020

VERIZON TENTATIVE AGREEMENT BALLOT COUNT RESULTS

On Wednesday, April 1, 2020, the election committee counted the ballots returned for the Tentative Agreement that was reached on March 13, 2020, and certifies that the agreement has ratified.

March 31, 2020

Consolidated Communications of Fort Bend Company (Katy, Texas Operations) Final Bargaining Report #3

Your CWA Bargaining Committee is pleased to announce that the tentative agreement between CWA and Consolidated Communications of Fort Bend (Katy, Texas Operations) has been ratified by a huge majority vote from the Union members of Local 6218.

March 30, 2020

CENTURYLINK MISSOURI TENTATIVE AGREEMENT CONFERENCE CALL

We have scheduled a conference call to discuss the tentative agreement.

March 27, 2020

Consolidated Communications of Fort Bend Company (Katy, Texas Operations) Bargaining Report #2

The Union and Consolidated Communications of Fort Bend Company (Katy, Texas Operations) continued negotiations Thursday, March 26, 2020. Your Bargaining Committee was able to work out a fair healthcare plan for our members after a very long day.

March 27, 2020

Consolidated Communications of Fort Bend Company (Katy, Texas Operations) Bargaining Report #1

The Union and Consolidated Communications of Fort Bend Company (Katy, Texas Operations) continued negotiations Tuesday, March 24 and Wednesday, March 25, 2020.

March 27, 2020

BARGAINING REPORT #9 CENTURYLINK OF MISSOURI Local 6300, 6311, 6312 & 6373

The Union and Company have reached a tentative agreement!

March 26, 2020

2020 Purple Mobility Ratification Notice

I'm please to advise that our District 6 AT&T Mobility members have voted to ratify the recently reached Tentative Agreement negotiated by our CWA Bargaining Committee.

March 19, 2020

BARGAINING REPORT #8 CENTURYLINK OF MISSOURI Local 6300, 6311, 6312 & 6373

The Union and Company met today, March 19, 2020.