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AT&T wireline union workers protest in California, Nevada

AT&T's ongoing negotiations with their wireline union workforce took a turn late last week when thousands of employees in their California and Nevada regions walked off the job in a one-day protest.

Verizon to reduce its wireline workforce by 1,700

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) is looking to shed about 1,700 field technicians and customer service and call-center workers to cut costs in its traditional voice business, a segment where revenues continue to...

AT&T, IBEW hammer out tentative agreement for wireline workforce

AT&T (NYSE: T) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) have established a tentative agreement for a one-year contract extension covering about 7,000 wireline employees. The

AT&T, IBEW begin labor contract negotiations

AT&T (NYSE: T) and one of its main unions--the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW)--has headed to the negotiating table to hammer out a new labor contract. Last Thursday, the

CWA rises up against Verizon-cable wireless spectrum dealings

The Communications Workers of America (CWA) has added its voice to those opposing any kind of relationship between cable companies and Verizon (NYSE: VZ). CWA members demonstrated May 3 in

Verizon union groups hold rally at ILEC's shareholder meeting

Verizon (NYSE: VZ) workers represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and other AFL-CIO unions are gathering at the telco's annual shareholders' meeting today in Huntsville, Ala., and

AT&T avoids wireline union worker strike, talks set to continue

AT&T (NYSE: T) won't have to deal with a strike by 40,000 of its wireline union workers, whose existing contract ran out at midnight Sunday. Instead, the carrier will resume negotiations with the

AT&T dodges strike… for now; CWA says sides 'far apart'

AT&T (NYSE: T), which was facing the possibility of a strike by 40,000 wireline union employees at midnight Sunday, has bought a little time, agreeing with the Communications Workers of America

AT&T union workers threaten walkout

Just in time for Easter, 400,000 union workers at AT&T (NYSE: T) could be walking off the job if a new contract isn't reached by 12:01 a.m. on April 8. The Communications Workers of America union

AT&T up against possible wireline union strike

AT&T (NYSE: T) may be facing one of its largest strikes in recent history if it can't reach an agreement for a new contract with the Communications Workers of America (CWA) by this weekend.