News & Events

March 17, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #11

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Chicago! We appreciate all the wishes of luck.

March 16, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #10

This morning our committee met with the company where they passed proposals to eliminate job security for CWA members across the Midwest by deleting the Employment Security Commitment and the Extended Employment Opportunity Period from our contract.

March 15, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #9

This morning, our Committee met with the Company

March 14, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #8

This morning the Benefits subcommittee met to continue to go over the company’s health care proposal

March 13, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #7

This morning the full committee met with the company where they passed us retrogressive proposals

March 13, 2018 — News

This week in Labor History - March 16

Refusing to accept a 9-cent wage increase..Packinghouse workers shut down 140 plants around the country.

March 13, 2018 — News

This week in Labor History - March 13

Civil rights activist and suffragist Susan B. Anthony dies at the age of 86. “Join the union, girls, and together say Equal Pay for Equal Work.”

March 13, 2018 — News

REMINDER CWA Joe Beirne Foundation’s 2018-2019 Scholarship

This is to remind you that the application process for the CWA Joe Beirne Foundation’s scholarship for the 2018-2019 school year will close on April 30, 2018.

March 12, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #6

This morning the full committee met with the company and reached tentative agreements on Appendix A7

March 11, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #5

The bargaining committee met today to continue to go over bargaining demands and prepare for subcommittee meetings with the company tomorrow. The Article 26 Subcommittee and Appendix G/COS subcommittee met this morning and afternoon to continue to examine and analyze data to prepare for the coming week.

March 10, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #4

Today our full committee met with the company’s committee in formal session. 

March 9, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #3

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #3

March 9, 2018

March 8, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #2

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #2

 

Yesterday the company passed retrogressive proposals regarding health care and pensions.

March 7, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining

Today, bargaining begins for AT&T Midwest members. We’re supporting our CWA bargaining team and are taking action to win the best possible union contract at AT&T!

We all must do our part to send a strong message to AT&T that we demand good jobs, healthcare, and a secure retirement.

Thousands of AT&T Midwest members are taking action today to demand a fair contract, and even more CWAers are taking action in solidarity with us. Please reply to this email with your photos from today’s actions so we can share!

March 7, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #1

Negotiations between CWA District 4 and AT&T Midwest kicked off on March 6th, 2018 in Arlington Heights, Illinois. CWA District 4 Vice-President, Linda Hinton and AT&T Vice-President of Labor Relations, Randy White each delivered opening remarks.

March 7, 2018 — News

CWA D4 Bargaining Team 2018

March 6, 2018 — News

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Resolution

Today, bargaining kicked off for AT&T Midwest. We are united for a fair contract.

February 28, 2018 — News

This week in Labor History - February 27

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February 1, 2018 — News

Support for District 3 AT&T Mobility Bargaining - February 9

February 9 is the expiration of CWA District 3’s contract with AT&T Mobility.

 

CWA will be engaging in another round of actions on February 9 – to show our support for District 3 negotiations and to show our opposition to AT&T’s attacks on our jobs.

 

 

January 31, 2018 — News

REMINDER Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship

The Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund, administered by the Cleveland Foundation, is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 academic year.  Application deadline is 5 p.m. EDT, April 15, 2018.  Awards will be announced by June 15, 2018.

January 30, 2018 — News

UPCOMING DUES TRAINING FOR LOCALS

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  LOCAL LEADERS

We are pleased to announce another round of online training for locals on CWA dues systems, membership tracking and related financial operations for locals.

This is not a step-by-step training, however, sessions are structured to help you understand how the overall system works, including how to get the most out of the Orion system. The webinars are open to local officers, clerks and bookkeepers and others who help track dues and membership for your local.

The schedule is as follows:

January 2, 2018 — News

Full ATTM Orange Tentative Agreement & Wage Charts.

Links to the full text of the Tentative Agreement, along with two wage charts that illustrate the net wage increases for those hired before and after 1/1/17.

December 13, 2017 — News

Tentative Agreement Reached at AT&T Mobility - Orange Contract 2017

After almost a year of bargaining and unprecedented mobilization we have reached a groundbreaking tentative agreement for members under the Orange contract at AT&T Mobility. 

November 13, 2017 — News

AT&T Mobility Orange Contract 2017 Bargaining: #61

Talks continued this week and the Union passed our full counter proposal to the company that includes all those issues you’ve identified as a priority in this round of bargaining.