Meetings were held between the Union and the Company on August 20-21, 2015.
The Union again addressed our number 1 Proposal of having “all” CWA members in West Virginia under one contract. The Union also raised concerns over the amount of contracting work that is being performed in the “Original” Frontier exchanges. We presented the Company with several comprehensive data requests that will be thoroughly reviewed.
The Proposals that the Bargaining Committee has submitted to the Company all coincide with our number 1 Proposal of “all” one Bargaining Unit. The Company presented the Union with its initial Healthcare Proposal that the Bargaining Committee found to be unacceptable. We will continue to work on this issue. High level meetings are scheduled between the Union and the Company, and the atmosphere is still good at the table.
Please do what you can to help with this fight.
President, Ken “Mister” Williams