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There has been progress on extension of the Payroll Support Program for airline workers. Please, call your Congressional representative today, and every day, until the bill passes. It's simple and it only takes a few minutes.
Thousands of our co-workers were furloughed in October, and the health and economic crises have only deepened. We cannot go through another holiday without relief. Call your congressional representative and senators today and every day until they pass a bill.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the significant impact on airlines, CWA/NETT Academy is funding more than 125 training scholarships for CWA passenger services members.
The duties of Council members are to: •Attend meeting on Feb. 23 & 24 in Dallas to review bargaining survey results and elect the bargaining team that will meet with the company to negotiate the contract. •Work with the bargaining team to make sure agents stay informed and involved throughout the bargaining process. •Help build mobilizing/organizing committees at the stations they cover. •Participate in conferences calls with the bargaining team and regional meetings to keep their stations up to date about negotiations.
We won! The results are in -- by a vote of 1241 to 144, Envoy agents voted today for representation with CWA. Envoy agents have spoken loud and clear: "We're excited and ready for the next chapter to begin - this is our opportunity to have our voice heard," said MIA agent Ingrid Paredes, who worked hard to turn out the yes vote at her station and others.
Takisha Washington, from Dallas-Fort Worth, said, agents “need a union to create fairness, a safer work environment, job security and better wages.”
Our voice was heard - We have an Election! TUESDAY, OCT. 27:   Voting starts! Look out for an envelope from the National Mediation Board TUESDAY, NOV. 3: If you haven’t received voting instructions, request duplicate from NMB TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 17: Deadline to request duplicate instructions. Download form at www.envoyagents.org Form must be sent to: NMB, Legal Affairs Dept, 1301 K Street NW, Suite 250 East Washington DC 20005
35 Envoy agents from stations around the country came to Washington DC Wednesday to visit 18 members of Congress. The message your co-workers delivered was simple: we want an election without delay. Our jobs are being outsourced and other workgroups have been awarded performance bonuses, meanwhile we have no voice and have to accept what we get.
The fall newsletter from Envoy Agents is out! Click here to catch up on all the latest news.
On Monday, May 11, 2015, we submitted CWA authorization cards to the National Mediation Board (NMB). The NMB is the government agency that runs union elections in the airline industry. After they verify that a majority of agents signed cards, they’ll schedule an election. Stay tuned for more details in weeks to come.
Get to know the facts about your dues dollars. Click here. And remember, you won’t pay any dues until you and your coworkers negotiate, vote on and approve a contract with the company.