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Verizon Declares Surplus (Process Change)

Verizon has declared a surplus in FAAs 1-6.  This surplus  has been determined by the Company to be due to a process change, not an external event. The provisions of FAP Articles 8(b) and 10 will not apply. CWA Local 1101 titles affected by the surplus appear in column marked FAA1.

There are a total of 26 declared surplus in FAA 1.  [...]

MOST UNION MEMBERS HAVE TIES TO GOVERNMENT

BY TOM RAUM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Unions representing government workers are expanding while organized labor has been shedding private sector members over the past half-century.

A majority of union members today now have ties to a government entity, at the federal, state or local levels.

Roughly 1-in-3 public sector workers is a union member, compared with about 1-in-15 for [...]

Verizon Declares Surplus (Process Change)

Verizon has declared a surplus in FAAs 1-6.  This surplus  has been determined by the Company to be due to a process change, not an external event. The provisions of FAP Articles 8(b) and 10 will not apply. CWA Local 1101 titles affected by the surplus appear in column marked FAA 1.

There are a total of 33 declared surplus in FAA [...]

AT&T's Plan For the Future: No Landlines, Less Regulation

By Ryan Knutson

Residents and business owners in Carbon Hill, Ala., got a surprise in letters from AT&T Inc. in February. The company said the town, where signs welcome visitors to “the city with a future,” could usher in one of the biggest technological changes since Alexander Graham Bell’s first telephone.

If regulators approve, AT&T customers would [...]

Local 1101 Steward and Membership Meetings

Stewards Meeting
03/20/2014 @ 6:00 pm
Location : High School of Fashion Industries
225 West 24th Street, bet. 7th and 8th Ave.

Membership Meeting
03/27/2014 @ 6:00 pm
Location : High School of Fashion Industries
225 West 24th Street, bet. 7th and 8th Ave.

Verizon Corporate Profit Sharing Award

Verizon announced today that the Corporate Profit Sharing award for full time employees is $825.00. The award will be pro-rated for part-time employees and those employees who participated for more than 3 months but less than 12 months in the plan year. The award will be paid on March 14, 2014.

Payment Dates for Unused Incidental Absence Days and CPS Award

The lump sum payment for members who used less than 5 incidental absence days in 2013 will be in the March 7, 2014 check. See chart below.

Number of Paid or Unpaid Incidental Absence Days Used in the Calendar Year
Lump Sum Payment

4 Days
1 Day’s Pay

At least 3 days but less than 4 days
2 Day’s Pay

At least [...]

Verizon Declares Another Surplus Effective 3-4-2014

Verizon has declared a surplus in Force Adjustment Areas (FAAs) 1 through 6. The force adjustment area that applys to CWA 1101 is FAA 1. Offers for enhanced EIPP (Enhanced Income Protection Plan) effected employees will be made by March 4, 2014. Employees who receive an EIPP offer and wish to take it must transmit [...]

NJ Homeowners Protest Sheriff's Sale Of CWA Member's Home

New Jersey homeowners marched on a Wells Fargo branch in Irvington on Wednesday, delivering a 2,000-signature petition demanding that the bank stop the sheriff’s sale of a CWA member’s New Jersey home.

Activists protest a Wells Fargo branch in Irvington, NJ

In 2010, Paulette McQueen, a CWA Local 1037 home child care provider and shop steward, [...]

Verizon: 321,545 requests for customer info

Friday, January 24, 2014, Bob Fernandez, Inquirer Staff Writer

The nation’s largest wireless phone company, which also has millions of FiOS Internet and land-line phone customers, had 321,545 requests for customer information from federal, state and local law-enforcement agencies in 2013, Verizon Communications Inc. said this week in its first “transparency report.”

Verizon did not say [...]