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February 15, 2019 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #91

Over the last 10 days the Union committee passed proposals on Appendix F, Benefits, Employment Security, Jobs, and had discussions about the remaining open aspects of the agreement.

February 13, 2019 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #90

The Union, once again REJECTED the Company’s “revised final offer”. The CWA District 4 Midwest Bargaining Committee met yesterday with AT&T in formal session to exchange proposals on some of the remaining open items.

February 10, 2019 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #89

The CWA District 4 Midwest Bargaining Committee met this week numerous times to assess how we can get AT&T to reach an agreement that provides a fair contract for all of us.

 

February 7, 2019 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #87

We are sure that everyone is aware of the Company correspondence regarding the status of bargaining, that went out yesterday.

February 4, 2019 — News

ROBERT D. JOHNSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND

The Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund, administered by the Cleveland Foundation, is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 academic year.  Application deadline is 5 p.m. EDT, April 15, 2019.  Awards will be announced by June 15, 2019.

February 2, 2019 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #88

After many months of little progress in moving towards an acceptable agreement, we are returning to the bargaining table in an attempt to restart meaningful negotiations. We are taking this initiative as we hope the company will begin to make movement from their previous positions.

December 20, 2018 — News

AT&T Bargaining Town Hall Call Follow Up

On Monday's town hall call, CWA President Chris Shelton announced our campaign to have Congress investigate what AT&T is really doing with their billions in corporate tax cuts after all the promises the company and politicians made to us about jobs.

December 4, 2018 — News

Local 4400 Members ratify contract with Cincinnati Bell

Local 4400 Members ratify contract with Cincinnati Bell

November 14, 2018 — News

CWA Joe Beirne Foundation’s 2019-2020 Scholarship

This is to inform you that we will be announcing the application process for the CWA Joe Beirne Foundation’s scholarship for the 2019-2020 school year.

Attached you will find a copy of the Beirne Foundation scholarship rules, along with a copy of the poster that can be distributed to members and posted on the local websites.

October 23, 2018 — News

Tentative Agreement reached between CWA and Cincinnati Bell Telephone

A tentative agreement was reached between the Communications Workers of America and Cincinnati Bell Telephone on October 10, 2018.

September 21, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #86

The CWA committee met this week at the District 4 meeting in Indianapolis, Indiana. We continued to strategize with Vice President Hinton and President Shelton on ways to move the Company on the issues most important to all of us, most importantly jobs and work.

August 30, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #85

The Union committee returned home from Chicago yesterday.

The Company’s latest offer continues to fall short of what CWA members have demanded that this bargaining committee fight for - although they did a nice job of trying to mask it in their email to employees yesterday morning.

August 27, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #84

Your Union bargaining committee met with the Company this afternoon...

August 21, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #83

Your Union bargaining team is traveling to Chicago this Sunday with plans to meet with AT&T on Monday. At this time, it is unknown what AT&T is preparing to present to the Union.

August 15, 2018 — News

Participants at the 2018 Human Rights Conference

New Orleans

August 14, 2018 — News

CBRE Contract Ratified

CBRE has ratified by 98%.

August 14, 2018 — News

Johnson Controls Security Solutions

Members in Detroit, Michigan (Local 4070) and Evansville, Indiana (Local 4900) recently ratified agreements with Johnson Controls Security Solutions (formerly Tyco).

August 13, 2018 — News

Tentative agreement reached between CWA and Cincinnati Bell Telephone

A tentative agreement was reached between the Communications Workers of America, District 4 and Cincinnati Bell Telephone on July 27, 2018

August 10, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #82

The Broken Promises Tour wrapped up today and actions have ramped up ...

July 26, 2018 — News

AT&T Midwest and Legacy T Bargaining Media Campaign

Today, CWA launched a media campaign with regards to our AT&T Midwest ...

July 19, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #81

Since leaving Arlington Heights at the end of June, your Union Bargaining Committee has had several calls and also met in Cleveland, OH, Tuesday and Wednesday to continue working and strategizing about ways to convince the company to reach a fair agreement with CWA.

July 1, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #80

Over the last few days, the Union met with the company...

June 27, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #79

Today marks the 113th day of bargaining. This update will be more of a summary of our current position rather than a report on new developments, because there are simply no more new developments to report.

June 21, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #78

Yesterday the Union Bargaining Committee, District 4 leadership and Local Union Presidents from across the Midwest met in Indiana