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The NABET-CWA Network Negotiating Committee (NNC) is preparing resources and reference materials in advance of the upcoming secret ballot ratification vote.
You can review the complete Tentative Agreement/contract offer, as well as a summary document prepared by the NNC.
A tentative agreement has been reached with ABC-Disney on a new contract to replace the Master Agreement which was set to expire on March 31, 2021.
Links to The Company's Comprehensive Package Proposal, The Union's Summary of ABC's Comprehensive Package Proposal, The Package of Primary Union Proposals (as of March 25, 2022)
The parties agreed to extend the Master Agreement for an additional three months, with the expiration date moving to June 30, 2022.
Bargaining between NABET-CWA and ABC resumed in New York City on Monday, March 14, for the fifth round of talks.
Topics of this week’s discussion were: wages, daily hire to staff conversions, PILOB, 401k contribution increases, daily hire travel-only days, newswriters and KGO engineers, child bonding leave, and the Juneteenth holiday.
For Women's History month, we are highlighting some of the wonderful female leaders of our union.
The Union responded to the Company’s proposals by countering a number of items and addressing all economic and non-economic proposals.
Over the course of four months and multiple bargaining sessions, the Company’s negotiating team appears to hear our words, but responds largely with indifference to our message.
Due to the increasing number of COVID cases nationwide, the next round of NABET-CWA/ABC Master Agreement negotiations scheduled for January 2022 will have a change of venue.