Memorial Day: A Day of Remembrance
War enacts a terrible price. Yet, for some it’s a distance abstract concept happening a world away. For too many it is much closer to home. War affects mothers and fathers, sons and daughters, children yet born and the possibilities of futures that can no longer occur.
As you know, our current collective bargaining agreement with Verizon does not expire until August, 2019, a little less than 15 months from now.
However, Verizon, CWA and IBEW are jointly announcing today that we will be entering into two weeks of bargaining beginning June 18, 2018 to determine whether it is possible to agree on the terms of a contract extension.