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October 19, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #37

The Bargaining Team met with the Company again today. The Company, once again, passed the Effects Agreement with one improvement....

October 18, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #36

Today the Company and your Bargaining Team met. The Company passed, once again, a proposal on Post-Retirement Medical, Dental and Group Life extending it to the end of calendar year 2021.

October 11, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #35

The Company responded to a great deal of our data requests around subcontracting.

October 11, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T.

October 9, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #34

Today the Company and your Bargaining Team met. There were no proposals passed.

October 9, 2018 — Press Release

Local Workers’ Rally: “Save Our Jobs” at Risk in Proposed T-Mobile/Sprint Merger”

Recent analysis by CWA found that 28,000 jobs nationwide and 4,122 jobs in the Kansas City metro area alone are at risk if the merger goes through as presently constructed.

October 4, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T, Windstream, S&P Global, and DIRECTV Sports Broadcast Center.

October 4, 2018 — News

Minnesota CWAers at Frontier Bring Concerns to Minnesota Public Utilities Commission

CWA Local 7270 President Mark Doffing spoke about how Frontier has left the community behind through a lack of investment in their local workforce.

September 28, 2018 — News

Nokia Bargaining Report #33

Have patience and continue your mobilization efforts.

September 27, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #32

The Company and your Bargaining Team resumed bargaining today. The Company stated that they are continuing to review our packaged concept proposal that we believe will go a long way in addressing the Company’s cost and flexibility concerns.

September 27, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T, Frontier Airlines, and Windstream.

September 27, 2018 — News

New T-Mobile Hire is Another Reminder of Jobs at Risk in Proposed Merger with Sprint

T-Mobile has hired former CenturyLink executive Sunit Patel to help oversee its proposed merger with Sprint.

September 26, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #31

The Bargaining Team and the Company did not meet today. The Company and the Union mutually agreed to meet tomorrow, September 27th.

September 26, 2018 — Press Release

“A Giant Warning Sign” - T-Mobile Hiring of Former CenturyLink Executive Another Reminder of Jobs at Risk in Proposed Merger with Sprint

Sunit Patel was previously Chief Financial Officer at CenturyLink, where he helped to oversee the company’s merger with Level 3. Following that merger, CenturyLink laid off approximately 1,000 employees, two percent of its workforce.

September 24, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #30

The Bargaining Team and the Company met today. In yet another bizarre turn of events the Company, who for months has been saying they need to go to the 3P model due to cost and flexibility, REJECTED several of the Union’s cost saving proposals!

September 21, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #29

The Company and your Bargaining Team met today. What started out as a positive, soon turned into a downward spiral.

September 20, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T and Air Wisconsin.

September 20, 2018 — News

Nokia Bargaining Report #28

We started our day by meeting with John Hickey, Vice President of Human Resources, regarding the continuation of retiree healthcare.

September 13, 2018 — News

Nokia Bargaining Report #27

The Company and your Bargaining Team met today. The Company passed 10 proposals. While this may seem like progress most of the proposals were to continue existing language until June 30, 2019 subject to an “Effects Agreement” that is satisfactory to the Company.

September 13, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Piedmont Airlines, Envoy Air, AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T, NBCUniversal, and Nokia.

September 11, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #26

The Company and your Bargaining Team met today.

September 6, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #25

Your Bargaining Team and the Company met today. There were no proposals passed but we did have conversations about our proposal on Article 26 and what our interpretation was.

September 6, 2018 — News

New Report: More than 142,000 Jobs Offshored Under Trump

Good Jobs Nation released a new report revealing that despite Donald Trump's campaign promises, the offshoring of American jobs by U.S. corporations has increased to record levels on Trump's watch.

September 5, 2018 — News

NOKIA BARGAINING REPORT #24

The Company and your Bargaining Team resumed bargaining today. The Company passed additional data request responses including a Quality Report on Core Installers.