February 28, 2019

As Windstream Declares Bankruptcy, CWA Works to Protect Members and Retirees

"CWA plans to take an active part in the Windstream bankruptcy process," CWA said in a statement.

November 8, 2018

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Piedmont Airlines, Nokia, and Windstream.

October 4, 2018

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T, Windstream, S&P Global, and DIRECTV Sports Broadcast Center.

September 27, 2018

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T, Frontier Airlines, and Windstream.

April 13, 2017


Brothers and Sisters,

The Windstream Natonal Pension Plan agreement has been voted down.

March 22, 2017

Windstream National Pension Lump Sum Examples

Attached are some examples of lump sum calculations.

March 10, 2017

Windstream National Pension Plan Tentative Agreement (TA)

A two year tentative agreement has been reached between CWA, IBEW and Windstream Communications on the Windstream National Pension Plan.

November 19, 2015

CWAers Call Out Windstream for Extreme Health Care Demands

CWA members and supporters rallied outside Windstream Communications' corporate headquarters in Little Rock, Ark., this week, calling on the company to back off its outrageous demands for cuts in workers' health care.

September 10, 2015

New Windstream National Pension Plan Extension

We have successfully achieved an extension to the current plan.

September 1, 2015

Short Extension of the Current Windstream Agreement

Yesterday we met again with representatives from Windstream, in an attempt to reach an agreement.

August 25, 2015

Windstream taps into Zayo's colocation network to expand New York metro presence

Windstream has taken another step forward in its ongoing 100G network expansion into the New York market by deploying its core network infrastructure in Zayo's area colocation facilities.

August 21, 2015

Windstream brings broadband wireless service to Philadelphia

Windstream is taking its fixed wireless solution to Philadelphia, adding another market where it will provide complementary network access to its wireline network to business customers.

June 29, 2015

Tentative Agreement at Windstream Kentucky

CWA bargainers reached a tentative three-year agreement with Windstream Communications in Kentucky, covering about 250 members of CWA Locals 3371 and 3372.

June 25, 2015

Bargaining Update

Bargaining underway at Verizon and AT&T Southeast, while tentative agreements are reached at GE and Windstream Kentucky, and The Washington Post agreement is ratified.

April 23, 2015

Mobilization Training Underway for Independent Telecom Activists

The T&T office prepared a Strategic Industry Fund called ?Building Strength and Unity at Independent Telecom.?

May 24, 2012

Shareholder Spring Keeps Going! Activists Protest Windstream

About 75 CWA activists demonstrated at the Windstream annual meeting in Little Rock, Ark., then joined an Occupy Little Rock action to protest the city government?s plan to displace communities of senior citizens to build a Technology Park.

October 31, 2011

Annual Alliance Participant Satisfaction Survey

Each year The Alliance for Employee Growth and Development conducts a satisfaction survey from a sample of Alliance eligible participants from AT&T, Alcatel-Lucent, and Avaya.

October 27, 2011

CWA Telecommunications & Technologies Conference

CWA Telecommunications & Technologies Leadership Conference 2012

August 26, 2011

6171 Windstream Contract

On August 22, 2011 a ratification vote count was conducted and the 6171 Windstream contract covering workers in New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas was ratified overwhelmingly.

February 16, 2011

Participants in United Health Care HMO Kentucky Rate Hike

We were notified of the attached information yesterday.

May 26, 2010

Winstream National Bargaining

We had our second day of bargaining with Windstream today. The Union passed counter proposals on the Pension Plan and on the 401K Plan.

May 13, 2010

Healthcare Legislation

Here are the facts: Employers will be required to report the value of the health plan on workers' W-2s. That is it. The worker is not taxed for the value of the plan. Of course, there are new taxes to fund health care reform. Here is the list.

March 31, 2010

Information Regarding the New Healthcare Act

Click "Read more" to read two documents about the new Healthcare Legislation. The first, titled "What You Should Know About Health Insurance Reform", was prepared by the CWA Research Department. The second document lists 10 things you need to know about how the new law may affect you.