Communications Workers of America

Type: Organization
Name: Communications Workers of America
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Frontier Flight Attendants Reject Company Offer For Improved Contract In Exchange for Equity and Profit Sharing

Frontier Airlines Flight Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), today rejected new contract terms that would replace the equity and profit sharing portion of the current agreement. AFA has been in discussions with management ... [Published Noodls - 12 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

FairPoint, two unions in talks to avert strike

MANCHESTER — Negotiators for FairPoint Communications Inc. and two unions plan to meet in Nashua on Tuesday in an effort to head off a possible strike Saturday night in a dispute over outsourcing, pensions and health care.Both the International Brotherhood ... [Published Union Leader - 16 hours ago]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Union Says No Progress In FairPoint Contract Talks

With their contract set to expire in just over a week, FairPoint Communications and the union representing workers continued their negotiations this week.The International Brotherhood of Electrical workers represents about 1,800 FairPoint employees in ... [Published Vermont Public Radio - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Wave of suits from former interns pursuing wage-and-hour claims

Last month we reported on the L.A. Clippers’ wage suit alleging that a team of interns were compelled to perform the work of paid employees without any compensation. As the treatment and protection of interns in the workplace continues to be a hot topic, ... [Published Lexology - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Union Dental and Drinkable Air Establish Testing Procedures for the Green Ozonator to Present to the ADA

) - Union Dental Holdings, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: UDHI) www.uniondental.com/ir -- a provider of multi-state dental services for union members, announced today as a part of its Joint Venture Agreement with Drinkable Air (DA) that the testing procedures have ... [Published Stockboard Media Inc. - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Press Club Panel Examines "New Nullification" in the Senate

A standing room only crowd turned out Tuesday at the National Press Club for a Common Cause-sponsored panel discussion of "The 'New Nullification' At Work," a report issued this Spring on continuing dysfunction in the U.S. Senate.The study details the ... [Published Noodls - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 2 reports

Union officials say FairPoint strike could be looming [The New Hampshire Union Leader, Manchester :: ]

July 21--Union officials representing about 2,000 FairPoint Communications employees in New Hampshire and two neighboring states say early vote totals indicate membership is overwhelmingly in favor of authorizing a strike with less than two weeks remaining ... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 3 reports

FairPoint workers authorize strike

Unionized workers for FairPoint Communications in Maine and Vermont have voted to support a strike.The strike authorization is a precursor to a work stoppage; it gives union leaders the go-ahead to call for a strike at some point in the future.Workers ... [Published VTDigger.org - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 2 reports

BRIEF: Union leaders get authorization to strike from FairPoint employees [Portland Press Herald, Maine :: ]

July 19--Members of the unions representing 2,000 FairPoint CommunicationsThe Communications Workers of America, Local 1400 and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Locals 2320, 2326 and 2327 announced the voting results Saturday morni ... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 7 reports

Frontier employees in Nebraska ratify contract with CWA

Employees of Frontier Communications in Kearney and Columbus, Nebraska represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) Local 7471 have ratified a customer service-focused labour agreement with the company, said Kevin Wallick, Frontier's Area ... [Published Telecompaper - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 2 reports

FairPoint Communications : unions' strike approval votes delayed by weekend service demands

PORTLAND, Maine -- Weekend votes to give union negotiators at FairPoint Communications the ability to declare a strike were held up by high service demands that prevented some workers from attending meetings at sites in other states.Peter McLaughlin , ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 2 reports

Frontier extends pact with communications union

Stamford-based Frontier Communications Corp. and the Communications Workers of America District 1 recently signed an agreement that will honor and extend the current collective bargaining agreement between the two parties until April 2018.Highlights of ... [Published Fairfield Business Journal - Jun 30 2014]

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"Frontier Flight Attendants have sacrificed and worked hard to help achieve success for our airline. AFA has worked tirelessly to ensure that Flight Attendants are full partners and our collective ownership remains meaningful. Since negotiations began in August 2013, AFA was clear that any new agreement must represent the fair value for the equity and profit-sharing section of our contract. We look forward to full recognition of our valuable contributions" said Angie Reef, AFA President at Frontier
...said Robert Grady, one of Christie s economic advisers and a managing director at Cheyenne Capital, who chairs the State Investment Council. "The fund has achieved an annualized rate of return of 11.9 percent for the four years ended June 30, 2014. Our policy of diversifying our investments has provided important benefits for the plan’s participants."
"The system as we know it, if we’re going to change it, it would be changed for people coming into the system" Bramnick (R-Union) said. "I don’t think the fear is necessarily justified."
"Our expectation is that we will be at the table negotiating in good faith with a goal of reaching an agreement,” the statement said."

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Senate to Vote Tomorrow on Legislation Co-Autho... [Published Noodls - Jul 22 2014]
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Communications Workers of America District 1 ba... [Published The Daily Politics - NY Daily News Blogs - Jul 21 2014]
NAACP, Major Union Side With Cable Companies On... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 21 2014]
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Strike looms in FairPoint contract dispute [Published WMTW - Jul 20 2014]
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BRIEF: Union leaders get authorization to strik... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 19 2014]
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Unions Still Counting Votes For FairPoint Strik... [Published Vermont Public Radio - Jul 19 2014]
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Communications Workers of America District 1 ba... [Published The Daily Politics - NY Daily News Blogs - Jul 21 2014]
"We are pleased that Senator Klein and the IDC will work towards a Democratic coalition that will benefit New York’s hardworking families,” Shelton said. ...
Frontier Communications Employees in Nebraska R... [Published EON Business - Jul 16 2014]
STAMFORD, Conn.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Employees of Frontier Communications (NASDAQ: FTR) in Kearney and Columbus, Nebraska represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) (www.cwa-union.org) Local 7471 have ratified a customer service-focused ...
Frontier Communications Employees in Nebraska R... [Published Business Wire Professional Services News - Jul 16 2014]
STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Employees of Frontier Communications (NASDAQ: FTR) in Kearney and Columbus, Nebraska represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) (www.cwa-union.org) Local 7471 have ratified a customer service-focused labor ...
Frontier Communications Employees in Nebraska R... [Published Business Wire Technology News - Jul 16 2014]
STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Employees of Frontier Communications (NASDAQ: FTR) in Kearney and Columbus, Nebraska represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) (www.cwa-union.org) Local 7471 have ratified a customer service-focused labor ...
Frontier Communications Employees in Nebraska R... [Published Business Wire Defense News - Jul 16 2014]
STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Employees of Frontier Communications (NASDAQ: FTR) in Kearney and Columbus, Nebraska represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) (www.cwa-union.org) Local 7471 have ratified a customer service-focused labor ...
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