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CWA wants Verizon's board to help settle contract issues

The CWA and IBEW held a rally asking Verizon's board of directors to influence the telco to provide a fair labor contract for its wireline workers.

CWA union workers go to the FCC to protest Verizon's cable deal

A group of Verizon employees represented by the Communications Workers of America will gather in front of the Federal Communications Commission building today to protest Verizon Wireless' proposed co-marketing and services deal with cable operators.

CWA to protest Verizon-cable deals

The Communications Workers of America said that it expects hundreds of Verizon employees to join a rally it is organizing on Wednesday to protest spectrum and marketing deals that Verizon Wireless has struck with several cable opera

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