News

May 22, 2019

Billboards Are Catching Public Eye!

D4 Mobilization team is using Mobile Billboards at sporting events to shine light on AT&T's lies and deception. To date billboards have been seen at Cleveland Cav, Detroit Tiger, Milwaukee Buck, and Cleveland Indian games. A billboard will also make a showing at the INDY 500.

Please call 1-877-426-8013 and ask Congress to Investigate AT&T and where the Tax Breaks went!

April 25, 2019

Update from the Midwest CWA/AT&T Bargaining Committee

The Bargaining team wanted to take a few minutes of your time to update everyone on our contract negotiations.  Your elected bargaining committee of six, along with the CWA District 4 Committee chair and District 4 Staff Representatives, opened formal Bargaining on March 6, 2018 and here we are now just a little over a year and ninety-five bargaining reports later we are still working without a contract.

March 28, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #95

As you know, over the past few weeks the Bargaining Team has continued negotiations to reach an agreement with the company.

March 26, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #94

As we meet today, we have not reached an acceptable agreement with AT&T on a contract.

March 15, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #93

In light of yet another surplus affecting many members in District 4 . . .

March 13, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #92

While the committee would like to relay something meaningful in this report, we sadly must share some of the same news we have shared before.

February 15, 2019

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

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

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

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 2, 2019

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

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.

September 21, 2018

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

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

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #84

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

August 21, 2018

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 10, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #82

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

July 26, 2018

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

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

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #80

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

June 27, 2018

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

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

June 19, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #77

The union committee met internally this morning at AT&T’s location ...

June 14, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #76

There have been no breakthroughs in negotiations yet this week. This committee has continued to lookfor ways to draw AT&T off their current stances and address the concerns that CWA members have identified.