• Bob Swanson Mobilizing

To help protect and give members a voice in today's Telecom industry.

CWA International News

Last week, labor leaders sent an urgent letter to Congressional leadership calling for the Payroll Support Program (PSP) in the CARES Act to be extended through March 31, 2021.

CWA District 6 announced this week that it has reached a contract extension agreement with AT&T Southwest.

"The only thing that can keep us connected to our families, friends, and communities while staying safe during a pandemic is an internet connection," said CWA President Chris Shelton.

Due to the diligence of CWA Local 1060 President Brian Reilly, some Nokia retirees will be receiving a refund check in the mail!

The campaigns are aimed at finding investors to buy the papers and building relationships with those interested in saving local news through new ownership models.

The CWA Joe Beirne Foundation was established in October 1974 by the CWA Executive Board to honor the name and memory of the founding President of CWA, who served for more than 30 years.

Leading up to Georgia's June 9th primary, CWA retirees went into high gear to phonebank, knowing the high stakes in this year's elections for retirees and working people.

While COVID-19 cases continue to rise in states across the country, too many states lack the resources to ensure safe and accessible voting this fall.

As COVID-19 cases continue to soar in many states, it is important to follow basic precautions – on and off the job – to keep yourself, your family members and your co-workers safe.

Today, the House of Representatives passed an infrastructure bill, the Moving Forward Act (H.R. 2), containing strong provisions to expand broadband access, make it more affordable, and create and protect good jobs across the country.

CWA 1150 News

VTP offer 6/15

There was a VTP offer made today from AT&T.

please see the attached document for a complete list.

for our Local it was offered for:

2 Senior Records Clerks, 1 in MIddletown and 1 in Bedminster

1 Reports Clerk in Bedminster.

 

THIS IS A VTP OFFER ONLY!!.

please direct any questions to the local at unity1150@aol.com

 

Passing of Member Mark DeSotto

We regret to inform you of the passing of our Union brother Mark DeSotto. Mark worked in the middletown office for almost 40 years. Mark will be greatly missed by many.

 

https://www.stellatofuneralhomes.com/obituaries/Mark-Desotto/#!/Obituary

Families First Corona virus Response Act Information

click the story title to see attaced document