Tags » CWA

Verizon workers are still working but the fight for a fair contract continues

Two weeks after their collective bargaining agreement expired, 39,000 unionized Verizon workers the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states continue to work without a contract as bargaining between the workers’ unions and Verizon continue. 723 more words

CWA Rally (With Bonus Track)

The Communications Workers Of America (CWA) is embroiled in a contract dispute with Verizon, primarily regarding benefits and job security. Today, they held a rally at Verizon’s Silver Spring facility off Route 29. 206 more words

Labor

Michigan AFL-CIO President Bieber meets with west Michigan union members

COOPERSVILLE August 4, 2015– About 30 west Michigan union members met with newly-elected Michigan AFL-CIO President Ron Bieber over lunch today at the Plumbers & Fitters hall in Coopersville. 356 more words

Wages

Michigan AFL-CIO President Bieber meets with west Michigan union members

COOPERSVILLE August 4, 2015– About 30 west Michigan union members met with newly-elected Michigan AFL-CIO President Ron Bieber over lunch today at the Plumbers & Fitters hall in Coopersville. 356 more words

Wages

You Had Me at Meow...Now in Print

I have been working on book covers for other authors so it took me a tad longer to proof, make changes and release my new book in a print version but today, two months after the ebook hit the virtual shelves, the paperback is available. 138 more words

Cats

Strike at Verizon looms as bargaining deadline approaches

Come August 1, 39,000 Verizon workers in the Northeast and Mid Atlantic states may be on strike.

Members of two unions currently bargaining with Verizon on a new collective bargaining agreement voted overwhelmingly to authorize a strike if a fair agreement can’t be reached by the bargaining deadline. 716 more words

If These Walls Could Talk

Life is full of coincidences and I have written before about those that existed between the purchase and eventual sale, of our Potts Point property. The same has held true for this tale. 465 more words