Buffalo Newspaper Guild

CWA Local 31026

Informational Meetings: Get a status report about negotiations at Oct. 16 sessions

October 9, 2014 — Contract negotiations resumed Monday with The News telling The Guild that the company wanted a two-year deal with no raises.

News management said it would consider offering cash bonuses, but only in return for unspecified concessions.

The Guild bargaining team countered that members are working harder than ever, have received only a 1 percent raise since 2009, and have responded repeatedly to company efforts to cut costs. continue»