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March 23, 2018 — News



March 23, 2018 — News

AT&T Legacy T Bargaining Report #15

The Company passed a frivolous and insulting proposal

March 22, 2018 — News

AT&T Legacy Bargaining Report #14

Many thanks to District 7 for holding a great rally in support of CWA Members at AT&T across the country.

March 22, 2018 — News

Time Sensitive - Dependent Re-verification

We have been notified that Nokia will, once again, be conducting a Dependent Verification Audit.

March 22, 2018 — News

Stop Wage Theft on Federal Contracts

The work I do -- helping Americans gain access to healthcare under the Affordable Care Act and Medicare programs -- saves lives. As someone who saves lives for a living, I shouldn’t be victimized by wage theft and illegal threats. I shouldn’t have to struggle to survive because I’m not paid what I deserve.

March 22, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Frontier Communications, Piedmont Airlines, AT&T Midwest, AT&T Legacy T, and New Jersey state workers.

March 22, 2018 — News

Organizing Update

Workers from Mic Media and Revolution Messaging have voted to join CWA.

March 22, 2018 — News

Local 3181 is CWA STRONG

CWA Local 3181 represents more than 2,000 public workers in Florida.

March 22, 2018 — News

CWA District 7 Conference

CWAers gathered in Denver, Colo., for the annual CWA District 7 conference.

March 22, 2018 — News

It's Time to Move Protecting Call Center Jobs Off the Back Burner

CWA-backed legislation that puts pressure on corporations to stop sending call center jobs overseas continues to gain momentum.

March 22, 2018 — News

CWA Calls on Congress to Put Workers First in NAFTA Negotiations

CWA sent a letter to Congress laying out criteria for renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

March 22, 2018 — News

T-Mobile Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Heads to Trial

Last week, a judge ruled that a sexual harassment case brought by a former T-Mobile worker can proceed to trial in a federal court.

March 22, 2018 — News

D.C. Fair Elections Act Signed into Law

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has signed the Fair Elections Act into law.

March 22, 2018 — News

"Make it in the USA" Video Contest

Enjoy making videos? Know someone who does? Consider creating something for the "Make it in the USA" Video Contest.

March 21, 2018 — News


Today the Bargaining Team met with the Company.

Your Bargaining Team presented:

March 20, 2018 — News

AT&T Legacy Bargaining Report #12

First of all the Bargaining Team wishes to give a big thank you to Local 13500 for the care package they sent to us. It’s greatly appreciated!

March 19, 2018 — News


Today the Bargaining Team and the Company reached a tentative agreement on:

March 16, 2018 — News

AT&T Legacy T Bargaining Report #10

The Bargaining Team met today to continue researching and analyzing data received from the company.

March 15, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Frontier Communications, AT&T Midwest, and AT&T Legacy T.

March 15, 2018 — News

Senators Urge General Dynamics to Address Wage Theft at Call Centers

Senators Sanders, Warren, and Merkley issued a letter last week calling on GDIT to ensure that the company is not illegally underpaying its federally contracted call center employees

March 15, 2018 — News

Verizon Wireless Plans to Lay Off Thousands of U.S. Workers

Verizon Wireless plans to close six call center locations across the country, eliminating about 3,000 customer service jobs.

March 15, 2018 — News

CWA President Chris Shelton Tells Democrats to Focus on Core Labor Issues

CWA President Chris Shelton spoke at the Congressional Progressive Caucus Summit in Baltimore.

March 15, 2018 — News

Louisiana Lobby Day

Last week, CWA local presidents met with Louisiana Senator Troy Carter.

March 15, 2018 — News

Pro-Labor Candidate Wins Big in Western Pennsylvania

Democrat Conor Lamb won a special election in 18th Congressional District in Western Pennsylvania.