Local 1104 News Archive

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    Bring Back Bianca

    Bianca organized her coworkers at Verizon Wireless.  Now the company has fired her.    In 2014, Bianca and her coworkers in Brooklyn, NY started a movement for their rights at work, which culminated on May 14, 2014 when workers at all six Brooklyn Verizon Wireless stores voted overwhelmingly to...

  • Regional Bargaining Report #37

    CWA District 1/IBEW Local 2213 and IBEW New England Regional Committees met this week at the Rye Town Hilton in Westchester.   The Company passed modified proposals on Tech Change Notice, Work Family Funding and Observations in the Commercial Bargaining Units.   As you know, the Company originally...

  • /Political Action

    Union Slams Verizon For Not Delivering High Speed Internet

    A union is launching TV ads Tuesday that slam Verizon for failing to deliver high-speed Internet to neighborhoods across the city as promised. The Communication Workers of America is sponsoring the ad campaign, charging that Verizon broke its 2008 franchise agreement with the city to provide its...

  • /Political Action

    CWA National Poll on Presidential Candidates

    Make your voice heard. Click here to vote. Which candidates do you think have the best plans for moving our country forward on the issues most important to you and your family? We've compiled answers from the AFL-CIO's in-depth candidate questionnaire and links to the candidates websites so that...

  • Verizon Bargaining Report #36

    CWA District 1/IBEW Local 2213 and IBEW New England Regional Committees met this week at the Rye Town Hilton in Westchester.   The Company passed modified proposals on Family Care Leave, Tuition Assistance Plan and Corporate Profit Sharing.   As you know, the Company proposed to eliminate the...

  • Verizon Bargaining Report #35

    CWA District 1/IBEW Local 2213 and IBEW New England Regional Committees met today at the Rye Town Hilton in Westchester. The Company presented a comprehensive proposal today which contained minimal movement on deductibles and out of pocket maximum amounts in their retrogressive health care proposal...

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    Contract Rally in Long Island

    Join CWA Locals 1104 and 1105 on Thursday, September 24 at 5:30pm at 741 Zeckendorf Blvd for a Contract Rally. Fighting for our Union, while protecting our families' future.   Thursday, September 24 at 5:30pm 741 Zeckendorf Blvd Garden City, Long Island 11530   Click here to download the flyer.  

  • Verizon Bargaining Report #33

    CWA District 1/IBEW Local 2213 and IBEW New England Regional Committees spent Wednesday and Thursday at the Rye Town Hilton in Westchester. Off-the-record discussions continued this week with Verizon on call sharing and job security issues. The Company’s goals remain the same. They want givebacks,...

  • /Presidents Message

    Happy Labor Day Local 1104

    Message from Tom Benedetto, President   Labor Day in the United States is defined as a celebration of the American Labor Movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievement of workers. It constitutes a yearly National tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength,...

  • Verizon Bargaining Report #32

    CWA District 1/IBEW Local 2213 and IBEW New England Regional Committees spent Tuesday and Wednesday at the Rye Town Hilton in Westchester. On Tuesday, the company presented proposals that represented minimal movement however all of their major concessionary demands remain on the table. The...

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    2015 NYC Labor Day Parade - September 12th

    CWA Local 1104 will be marching in this years NYC Labor Day Parade. We will be meeting at 10:30 a.m. Sharp at West 45th St. between 5th and 5th Ave.  If you want to attend and march with Local 1104 please contact Steve Birmingham at 516-551-2356.     Click here or the image below to download the...

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    WE'RE NOT ON STRIKE... YET

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  • Regional Bargaining Report #31

    CWA District 1/IBEW Local 2213 and IBEW New England Regional Committees spent Tuesday and Wednesday at the Rye Town Hilton in Westchester. On Tuesday, there were further off the record discussions on workplace flexibility.   This morning the Union Committee presented another comprehensive proposal...

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    2015 Awarded Scholarships – 19 Winners!

    CWA Local 1104 awarded nineteen scholarships.  A total of $20,000 was given to the children and grandchildren of our members and retirees.  We at Local 1104 hope this money will help in their pursuit of higher education and that they will have a successful school year:   Active: –  $1000 each...

  • Verizon Bargaining Report #30

    CWA District 1/IBEW Local 2213 and IBEW New England Regional Committees spent Tuesday and Wednesday at the Rye Town Hilton in Westchester. Off-the-record discussions continued this week with Verizon on call sharing  and job security issues. Your Union Bargaining team is working hard and is...

  • Verizon Bargaining Report #29

    CWA District 1/IBEW Local 2213 and IBEW New England Regional Committees spent Tuesday and Wednesday at the Rye Town Hilton in Westchester.   However, no formal bargaining took place with Verizon.   Several hours of off-the-record conversations were conducted.  The talks have ended for this week and...

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