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CWA represents over 30,000 workers at Verizon Communications.

ON STRIKE

April 13, 2016 — After trying for ten months to reach a fair contract, nearly 40,000 Verizon workers (represented by CWA and IBEW) from Massachusetts to Virginia went on strike at 6 a.m. Visit StandUpToVerizon.com for more information.

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May 26, 2016 — News

Bargaining updates from AT&T West, OFS, PBS and Verizon.

Bargaining Update

May 19, 2016 — News

Bargaining updates for Verizon, AT&T West, United Airlines and the Hawaii Tribune-Herald.

May 17, 2016 — Press Release

Statement of US Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez on the ongoing labor dispute involving Verizon workers

The parties involved in the Verizon labor dispute, including the senior leadership of the unions and the company and their bargaining teams, met today in Washington with Labor Secretary Tom Perez and Allison Beck, an experienced federal mediator who the parties agreed today would assist in the ongoing contract negotiations.

May 15, 2016 — Press Release

Statement of US Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez on the ongoing labor dispute involving Verizon workers

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez met at the U.S. Labor Department with Lowell McAdam, chairman and CEO of Verizon; Chris Shelton, president of the Communications Workers of America; and Lonnie Stephenson, president of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.

May 12, 2016 — Press Release

CWA Uncovers Massive Verizon Offshoring Operation in Philippines

Over the course of a four-day visit to the Philippines this week, four representatives of Communications Workers of America who are on strike discovered that the extent to which Verizon is offshoring work is far beyond what has previously been reported and what the company publicly has claimed.