News

September 11, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #63

Negotiations continued today. There is no reportable progress at this time. We are awaiting their response to our latest Wire Tech and Healthcare proposals.

September 10, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #62

We are continuing to meet with the company. They have finally agreed to keep more jobs stateside by complying with our demand to keep our uniforms made in the USA.

September 9, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #61

Your bargaining team continued to meet among ourselves today in preparation to meet with AT&T later this week.

September 4, 2015

CWA ATT Utility Operations Bargaining Report #19

The Committee was represented at the Common Interest Table yesterday and we presented the Union?s counter proposal to their inadequate benefit package. Once again, the Company did not present a wage proposal.

September 3, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #60

Your committee met today and countered the latest ATT benefit and pension offers. We are standing firm against the corporation freezing your pension plans. We still have no wage offer.

September 2, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #59

Today we reviewed information relative to the paltry proposals the company has presented. The company continues to blow smoke and spew minutia, anxiously hoping we will buy into their shenanigans.

September 1, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #58

Your bargaining committee met among ourselves today. We expect to meet with AT&T tomorrow at the bargaining table.

August 31, 2015

2015 CWA ATT Utility Operations Bargaining Report #17

There was microscopic movement on the Company?s part at our latest round of bargaining regarding several Union demands.

August 31, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #57

Your bargaining team has continued to meet with AT&T and among ourselves since our Saturday report.

August 29, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #56

Your Bargaining Team met today with AT&T.

August 29, 2015

2015 CWA ATT BBI (Billing) Bargaining Report #5

August 28, 2015 - The company and union met today and agreed to the following proposals:

August 28, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #55

Your bargaining committee continued to caucus today in preparation for meeting with the company tomorrow morning.

August 27, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #54

The bargaining team has tentatively agreed with the company to renew the Presidential Council.

August 27, 2015

2015 CWA ATT Utility Operations Bargaining Report #16

Our latest meeting with the Company was another disappointing bargaining session. We were informed the Department will not cease and desist their misguided instructions to Machine Operators regarding performing bore operations in an unsafe manner. The Union advised the Company we have been left few options to protect our members? safety and collective bargaining rights and that we intend to pursue those to the fullest extent.

August 26, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #53

The bargaining team has a meeting scheduled with the Company this evening.

August 25, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #52

Your bargaining team met with the company today. The company still shows little sign of movement.

August 23, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #51

Your bargaining team continued to work through Saturday with no movement by the company.

August 21, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #50

Your bargaining team continued meeting with the hope that the mindset of AT&T would change.

August 21, 2015

UTILITY OPERATIONS BARGAINING REPORT #15

The Company seems to have no sense of urgency to reach an agreement at the Utility Operations table. It appears as though they may be protracting the process because of their lack of movement at the Main Table for the Southeast contract.

August 20, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #49

Your bargaining team met with the company today in an effort to gain positive movement. We continue to meet, facing an obstinate employer that seems to not understand or care about your needs.

August 20, 2015

President Shelton D3 AT&T SE Bargaining Rally 8/15/2015 Atlanta

CWA President Shelton attending the CWA D3 AT&T SE Bargaining Rally on August 15, 2015 in Atlanta, GA

August 19, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #48

Your bargaining team is continuing to meet with the company today. A few of our goals are:

August 18, 2015

2015 CWA ATT SE Bargaining Report #47

Your bargaining team caucused today in planning and preparation for our next move. We are planning to meet with the company tomorrow. The company has begun to bring in security guards and scabs in multiple locations across our area.

August 18, 2015

August 15, 2015 Rally in Atlanta

Slide show capturing Rally held in Atlanta on Saturday August 15 in front of the AT&T Building