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March 30, 2020

CENTURYLINK MISSOURI TENTATIVE AGREEMENT CONFERENCE CALL

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

March 27, 2020

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

The Union and Company have reached a tentative agreement!

March 19, 2020

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

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

March 14, 2020

BARGAINING REPORT #7 CENTURYLINK OF MISSOURI Local 6300, 6311, 6312 & 6373

The Union and Company met all day and into the night Saturday, March 14, 2020.

March 13, 2020

BARGAINING REPORT #6 CENTURYLINK OF MISSOURI Local 6300, 6311, 6312 & 6373

The Union and Company met Thursday, March 12, 2020, and today March 13, 2020.

March 12, 2020

BARGAINING REPORT #5 CENTURYLINK OF MISSOURI Local 6300, 6311, 6312 & 6373

The Union and Company met Tuesday, March 10, 2020.

March 10, 2020

BARGAINING REPORT #4 CENTURYLINK OF MISSOURI Local 6300, 6311, 6312 & 6373

The Union and Company met yesterday, March 9, 2020.

March 6, 2020

BARGAINING REPORT #3 CENTURYLINK OF MISSOURI Local 6300, 6311, 6312 & 6373

The Union and Company met yesterday, March 5, and today March 6, 2020.

March 4, 2020

BARGAINING REPORT #2 CENTURYLINK OF MISSOURI Locals 6300, 6311, 6312 & 6373

The Union and Company met yesterday, March 3, 2020. The Union presented UP15 through 19.

March 3, 2020

BARGAINING REPORT #1 CENTURYLINK OF MISSOURI Locals 6300, 6311, 6312 & 6373

The Union and Company kicked off bargaining yesterday afternoon in Sunset Hills, MO.

November 22, 2019

Central Telephone Company of Texas-Century Link Bargaining Report #11

Your CWA Bargaining Committee and Century Link of Texas met Wednesday, November 20, 2019 and Thursday, November 21, 2019 as we continued our intense discussions with the Company fighting to protect and improve our 2016 Collective Bargaining Agreement which had expired September 30, 2019. The Company wanted too many give backs but your Bargaining Committee stood strong and would not give up fighting for our members.

October 1, 2019

Central Telephone Company of Texas – Century Link Bargaining Report #10

October 1, 2019
(1:23 AM)

The parties resumed contract negotiations Monday morning and continued working beyond the midnight expiration of the 2016 Agreement.  This is to advise that, despite the tremendous efforts of your CWA Bargaining Committee, a tentative agreement on a successor contract has not been reached.  As such, we are working without a contract.  All employees should report to work as normal until otherwise notified. 

September 30, 2019

Central Telephone Company of Texas – Century Link Bargaining Report #9

The Union and Century Link of Texas met this weekend both Saturday, September 28th, and Sunday, September 29th, as we continued our intense discussions with the Company on their proposals as well as the proposals the Union presented. We continued to ask for additional information from the Company to better understand their proposals.

September 30, 2019

Central Telephone Company of Texas – Century Link Bargaining Report #8

The Union and Century Link of Texas met Friday, September 27, 2019. We continued our intense discussions on the Company’s retrogression proposals in great length. The Company made some movement but was still holding to their retrogression views.

September 27, 2019

Central Telephone Company of Texas – Century Link Bargaining Report #7

The Union and Century Link of Texas met Thursday, September 26, 2019. We continued our intense discussions on the Company’s retrogression proposals in great length. The Company was reminded again that we were not here to give up contractual language that protects our members.

September 27, 2019

Central Telephone Company of Texas - Century Link Bargaining Report #6

The Union and Century Link of Texas met Wednesday, September 25, 2019, and our discussions continued on protecting our members from retrogression proposals the Company would like to have in our CBA.

September 25, 2019

Central Telephone Company of Texas-Century Link Bargaining Report #5

The Union and Century Link of Texas met yesterday, Tuesday, September 24, 2019, resulting in intense discussions on their retrogression proposals.

September 25, 2019

Central Telephone Company of Texas-Century Link Bargaining Report #4

The Union and Century Link of Texas met on Monday, September 23, 2019. The Union passed several counter proposals and the Company passed one counter proposal.

September 25, 2019

Central Telephone Company of Texas-Century Link Bargaining Report #3

The Union and Century Link of Texas did not meet as scheduled Thursday, September 19, 2019, due to the severe storms and flooding from Tropical Storm Imelda. Negotiations were re-scheduled for Monday, September 23, 2019.

September 19, 2019

Central Telephone Company of Texas - Century Link Bargaining Report #2

The Union and Century Link of Texas met again yesterday, Wednesday, September 18, 2019, in Kingwood, Texas. The majority of the day was spent discussing the proposals presented by the Company the day before.

September 18, 2019

Central Telephone Company of Texas – Century Link Bargaining Report #1

The Union and Century Link of Texas opened negotiations yesterday morning, Tuesday, September 17, 2019, in Kingwood, Texas. Your CWA Bargaining Committee consists of CWA District 6 Representative Charlie Torres, Local 6174 President Russ Hayes, VP North Mike Tippie and VP South Chip Brownell. The Company Bargaining Committee is led by Chief Negotiator Meredith Moreno.

February 19, 2019

CWA/CENTURYLINK ARKANSAS - CONTRACT EXPLANATION CALL

This is to announce the Union and the Company have reached a New Tentative Agreement on February 14, 2019.

September 2, 2018

CWA/CENTURYLINK ARKANSAS Bargaining Report #8

The Union (CWA) and Company (CenturyLink) have agreed to extend the current contract until close of business Wednesday, September 5, 2018.

September 1, 2018

CWA/CENTURYLINK ARKANSAS Bargaining Report #7

The Union (CWA) and Company (CenturyLink) bargaining committees met again on August 31, 2018, in Jacksonville, AR. Contract negotiations continued late into the night and at 11:59 p.m., the parties agreed to stop the clock in order to continue bargaining.