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This is to inform the members/bargaining unit that the Company and Union have agreed to extend the contract indefinitely with either party having the option to give fourteen (14) days’ notice to terminate the extension.
This is to inform the members/bargaining unit that the Company has been notified that the contract “did not” ratify.

May 17, 2022

CWA/CenturyLink/Lumen   

This is to remind you that the application process for the CWA Joe Beirne Foundation’s scholarship for the 2022-2023 school year will close on April 30, 2022. Attached you will find a copy of the Beirne Foundation scholarship rules, along with a copy of the poster that can be distributed to members and posted on the local websites.

Texans from all over the state came together to make their voices heard this Tuesday to fight for representation in the halls of Congress and in Austin, TX. We fought back against greedy corporations, their super PACs, and dark money to elect worker-friendly candidates and won!

No matter where you’re from or where you work we all want to be treated with decency and respect. However, some disgruntled travelers are taking their frustrations out on the very people who make their travel safe and secure. Airline passenger service agents, members of Communications Workers of America (CWA) Local 6001, in Euless, Texas released a digital advertisement campaign, ahead of the holiday travel season, to raise awareness about the rise in passenger rage incidents and encourage civility among passengers.
The Union Bargaining Team continues to wait for DIRECTV to respond to a number of information requests submitted by the union team over the last couple of weeks.
We held our first effects bargaining session with the Company for members of all bargaining units at Lumen on November 2, 2021, regarding the recently announced COVID Vaccine mandate.
Please find attached the DIRECTV Bargaining Report #1.
Please join us for an important Contract Explanation and Ratification Vote on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. at the Atrium Hotel, 4600 West Airport Freeway, Irving, Texas.
Please join us for an important Town Hall call on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 at 7:30 PM where we will present the newly negotiated contract.