Jun 2, 2014
Today the Bargaining Teams met.
May 30, 2014
Today’s Bargaining focused on health care.
May 29, 2014
A member of the Union Team and one from the Company side were away from the table dealing with JHCC (Joint Health Care Committee) issues that need to be resolved this month.
May 27, 2014
A few weeks ago we sent out the following list of the Company’s retrogressive demands:
May 24, 2014
After a day of tough bargaining the Union and the Company have NOT reached an agreement. We have agreed to extend the agree for two weeks, which means the next expiration date is June 7, 2014 at 11:59 p.m.
May 23, 2014
Our Alcatel-Lucent Installers gave us a 94% YES vote in favor of calling on the CWA Executive Board to authorize a strike.
May 23, 2014
Rallies were held around the country telling Alcatel-Lucent “We Want Our Place in the Future.”
May 22, 2014
Yesterday the company withdrew its demand to eliminate the unpaid EWD and to shorten the amount of time people can carry-over vacation days.
May 16, 2014
The teams did not meet with each other Friday.
May 14, 2014
The bargainers met today to review information concerning the Prescription Drug Plan, along with company proposals to change various Leaves of Absence, some of which include improvements and some which we believe are retrogressive.
May 13, 2014
Today the Company made its formal proposals on Benefit Plans.
May 12, 2014
The Company returned to the table today with another retrogressive proposal:
May 9, 2014
Today was a shortened day of bargaining as the Company bargainers prepared to leave for the weekend.
May 8, 2014
The Bargaining Committee met today and both sides exchanged proposals.
May 7, 2014
On May 6, the first day of bargaining with Alcatel-Lucent, 20 Installers, with the help of members from CWA Local 4320, District 4 Representatives Ron Gay & Jessica Vernon AFL-CIO of Ohio, marched on the Remote Integration Test Center (RITC) in Dublin, Ohio.