Stand Up To Verizon

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Stand Up To Verizon!

Welcome to the Communications Workers of America District 1. CWA District 1 is responsible for supporting 150,000 workers and 327 CWA local unions in New York, New Jersey, New England, and eastern Canada.

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Aug 2, 2015

Town Hall Call on Verizon Bargaining

CWA District 1 VP Dennis Trainor, CWA District 2-13 VP Ed Mooney & members of the bargaining committees give an update on bargaining and take member questions. CWA President Chris Shelton tells us what it will take to get a fair contract at Verizon.

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Aug 1, 2015

Regional Bargaining Report # 27

After considering all of our options, your leadership has decided not to go on strike at midnight tonight, even though we have not yet reached a contract agreement.

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Aug 1, 2015

CWA Statement on Verizon Contract Talks.

With collective bargaining agreements between Verizon and 39,000 members of CWA and IBEW expiring at midnight tonight, we have put a constructive, comprehensive new bargaining proposal across the table at negotiations in Rye, NY that would offer the company significant healthcare and retiree cost savings. The proposal was made last night and union bargainers are currently waiting for a response from Verizon.

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