CenturyLink Contract Expires 07/01/21
Bargaining began June 14th and will run through June 25th. Please view more details under member resources (CenturyLink bargaining information) about the one month extension and for updated bargaining reports. Watch your email as well. UNITED WE STAND!
What's New at CWA 2204
Congratulations go out to :
Aaron Lytton - Birth of Daughter
Sabrina Barton - Birth of Son
Raymond Draper - Retirement
Cloey Baily - Eastside High (Daniel and Holly Bailey)
Jaelyn Dingus - Ridgeview High (Jason and Jenni Dingus)
Sarai Rose - Wise Co. Christian School (Brian and Melanie Rose)
Emma Willis - Ridgeview High (Jeff and Stephanie Willis)
Casey Wright - Eastside High (Jimmy and Summer Runyon)
Condolences go out to:
Elsie Wright - Retiree
Jimmy Rose - Mother
Charles Langrel - Retiree
Shirley Foster - Retiree
Josh Childress - Grandmother
Sue Fulcher - Retiree
Cathy Meador - Reitree
Patricia Gilbert - Retiree
Mildred Kendrick - Retiree
Jeffrey Arnold - Mother
Donald Young - Retiree
David Hite - Retiree
Kevin Dean - Son
Ruth Bowen - Retiree
Diana Carver - Retiree
Chris White - Brother
Marvin "Birdie" Mitchell - Retiree
Tammy Ring - Mother In Law
Marguerite Wade - Retiree
Polly Sayers - Retiree
Danny Witt - Retiree
With all the changes and potential stress that is happening in our lives and work today, please make sure to utilize your Employee Assistance Programs to help you and your families. Lots of good information regarding healthcare, finances, stress and much more.
CWA and Employers are taking steps to prevent the spread of this virus. Here is some helpful information for our members at this time. As we get more information, we will update.
PLEASE MAKE SURE TO LOG ANY CORONAVIRUS INCIDENTS IN THIS CWA TRACKING FORM: CORONAVIRUS INCIDENT REPORT FOR CWA
Putting Workers First: Policies to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic
While Congress continues to debate over the additional support it should provide for people to confront the crisis, corporations are pushing their agendas to ensure that they have to contribute as little as possible during the pandemic.
CWA has kept an eye on greedy corporations and has prepared policy points to fight back against their greed. Here are our recommendations that we believe Congress should follow: Putting Workers First: Policies to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic
Virginia corrections officer’s union call for widespread testing in state prisons- click here to read article.
SHOW UNITY-WEAR RED ON THURSDAY!
Why do we wear red on Thursday? (Click Here)
This proposed bylaws change passed at membership meetings, 22 For, 6 Against, 0 Abstain. This language will be added to our local bylaws:
Article XX- Section 4 Expense Procedures; adding new (h) - If no local office is available for use in their area and an executive officer must work from home when doing union business, their monthly internet bill will be paid by the local. Executive Officer includes President, Secretary Treasurer, and Area Vice Presidents. They must submit monthly statement from their internet provider to be reimbursed.
The following officers were elected by acclamation for the term of January 2021 through December 2023.
Congratulations to all!
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