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CWA District 6 would like to express our deepest condolences for all who have lost loved ones and dealt with hardships due to the recent winter storms. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families during this time.
The Union (CWA) and Company (CenturyLink/Lumen) kicked off bargaining on Monday, January 18, 2021, and continued throughout the week. The Union presented 21 proposals and the Company presented 21 proposals.
Bargaining remains stalled due to the Company’s insistence that the Union accept their extremely retrogressive proposals - particularly those that relate to job security.
The Union and BumperActive.com met virtually on Thursday, February 4, 2021, in Austin, Texas. The Union and Company bargaining committees discussed multiple issues on each other’s counter proposals.
The Union and BumperActive.com met virtually on Wednesday, February 3, 2021, in Austin, Texas. The Union and Company bargaining committees discussed their review of the counter proposals passed by each committee on Monday.
The Union (CWA) and Company (CenturyLink/Lumen) have agreed to extend the provisions of the current collective bargaining agreement through noon February 9, 2021. 
The Union and BumperActive.com met virtually on Monday, February 1, 2021, in Austin, Texas and had lengthy discussions on healthcare, vacations, overtime and compensation.
The Union and BumperActive.com met virtually on January 29, 2021, in Austin, Texas. The Union Bargaining Committee needed additional time to review Company counters on the Union proposals.
The Union and BumperActive.com met virtually on January 26, 2021, in Austin, Texas. The Union Bargaining Committee presented and discussed the Union counters to the Company proposals at length.
The Union (CWA) and Company (CenturyLink/Lumen) have agreed to extend the provisions of the current collective bargaining agreement through midnight February 8, 2021.