Southwest Airlines Update – Still Waiting

November 10, 2020 Admin 0

November 10, 2020

Since our last bulletin, as the Company has been talking concessions and furloughs, their negotiators have sought no meetings with our negotiators. We said earlier that they know an agreement can only be reached at the table, not through partial and misleading characterizations directly to employees. It seems they have no real interest in solving the last remaining issues to get to agreement.

Your Union’s position remains that all open articles, inclusive of an agreement resolving the abusive use of mandatory overtime, be satisfactorily met. The overtime crisis has not been seriously addressed by Southwest.

The proposal …

Southwest Airlines Update – November 2, 2020

November 10, 2020 Admin 0

November 2, 2020

Since our last bulletin, your negotiators have been ready at a moment’s notice to meet in an effort to find an agreement with Southwest management. The company has requested no future dates, nor have they responded to the demands of our members.  Instead, they have been wasting time misleading you, the members, that all your demands were met.  The Company negotiators know full well that an agreement can only be reached at the bargaining table, not by publicly distributing a one-sided version of their proposal.

As we have said and continue to say to Southwest – “it … Read More...