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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.

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 19, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #77

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

June 12, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #75

We continue to meet in subcommittee and caucus internally at the bargaining location in Chicago.

June 7, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #73

The Union Committee met with the Company today at the main table to pass proposals on Article 16 (Benefits) and Appendix A13 (Monitoring).

June 4, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #70

This afternoon the Marketing Subcommittee met again with Company representatives and had productive discussions ...

May 29, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #65

Over the weekend, the Company provided the Union with the additional information ...

May 21, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #61

The Union committee has continued to review information and proposals while awaiting the company’s call to return to the table.

May 9, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #56

Yesterday, the Union and the Company met, and tentative agreements were reached on Appendix B2

May 8, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #55

Today the Union committee rejected the Company’s fourth package proposal, in totality, which was presented to the Union yesterday.

May 7, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #54

The Company presented the Union with their fourth package proposal today.

May 3, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #51

Yesterday, the Union committee worked on crafting counter proposals on Wages and Benefits as well as language to address Definitions, Problem Resolution Procedures and Treatment of Time Worked.

April 26, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #46

Today, the Union rejected the Company’s second comprehensive package proposal.

April 25, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #45

The Committee continued to dissect the Company’s proposals and craft Union counter proposals this morning.

April 24, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #44

Today the Union committee rejected the Company’s disappointing package proposal, in totality, which was presented to the Union last week.

April 19, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #41

Bargaining resumed this morning and resulted in tentative agreements being reached on Appendix A4 (Regional Joint Benefits Forum),

April 18, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #40

Sisters and Brothers, after more than a month and a half of bargaining with AT&T we have made no progress on any of your key issues thanks to the Company’s ongoing retrogressive proposals. 

April 17, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #39

The Union passed multiple proposals today, including, Article 5 (No Strike), Article 15 (Job Classifications and Promotions),

April 16, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #38

This morning, the Company and Union met and reached a tentative agreement on Appendix A11 (Non-Management Staffing Process).

April 15, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #36 (1:00 a.m. EDT)

At this time, CWA District 4 and AT&T have not reached a new agreement.

April 14, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #34

This morning the Union Committee passed proposals to strengthen ...

April 13, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #33

The Mobilization activities that took place this morning were AMAZING!

April 12, 2018

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #32

We thought that today might be the day AT&T was going to get serious about bargaining…