Bargaining Update

The CWA Local 6171 bargaining team has reached a tentative agreement with Verizon Southwest, covering about 2,200 workers in Texas. The tentative contract provides for an 8.77 percent compounded wage increase over the four-year term and a bonus on ratification of $1,100, among other provisions. Results of the ratification will be announced March 14.


IUE-CWA members at industrial battery manufacturer C&D Technologies have ratified a new contract. The agreement covers 250 workers in Indiana. Read more here.