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Working People’s Day of Action

Union Activists: Please join your Union brothers and sisters on Saturday, February 24, as we caravan to San Diego to support the Working People’s Day of Action!  Anyone interested in joining us, please contact Executive Vice President Eric Norwood at … Continue reading

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Women’s Empowerment Breakfast

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Frontier Communications Organizing Update

One hundred and sixty-one home-based customer service representatives who work for Frontier Communications in Texas overwhelmingly won a mail ballot election to join CWA. A strong inside organizing committee was supported by officers and activists of CWA Local 6171 and … Continue reading

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Frontier Members

Frontier Members – CWA District 9 is looking into the news story regarding the possible sale of portions of Calif/Texas/Florida.  We will update Members as we get answers.

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FCC Committee’s “One Touch Make Ready” Recommendation Threatens Public Safety and Good Jobs

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee (BDAC) adopted a recommendation that would mandate the use of contractors to move telephone company equipment to make room for new attachers’ equipment. This is work that is currently performed by … Continue reading

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AT&T Mobility Organizing Brigade

CWA has formed the AT&T Mobility Organizing Brigade.  Their mission statement is simple, “One Industry, One Union.”  The Brigade is working to organize Verizon Wireless, T-Mobile, and other carriers throughout the wireless industry.  They have put together a group of … Continue reading

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CWA Wins Big Back-Pay Award for AT&T Customer Service Representatives

In 2013, CWA District 6 took a grievance all the way to arbitration where we got a ruling that two dozen CWA-represented AT&T customer service representatives in St. Louis were entitled to higher-classification differential pay under their contract for performing … Continue reading

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CWA Fights Unnecessary Layoffs at AT&T

CWA is continuing to fight AT&T’s proposed layoff of more than a thousand workers, a betrayal of the company’s promise to create thousands of good, middle class jobs. Since AT&T announced plans just before Christmas to lay off technicians and … Continue reading

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Contract Ratified at AT&T Mobility – Orange Contract 2017

CWA members overwhelmingly voted to ratify the tentative agreement covering 21,000 AT&T Mobility workers under the Orange Contract. Congratulations on a hard-fought contract! The new contract offers more pay, more job security, and more work for CWA members. As we … Continue reading

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