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Category Archives: CWA National News

CWA Reaches Tentative Agreement with AT&T West and DIRECTV

West Covering 17,000 Workers The Communications Workers of America (CWA) District 9 bargaining teams have reached a tentative agreement with AT&T West and DIRECTV West, District 9 Vice President Tom Runnion reported. The tentative four-year settlement provides for pay raises, improvements in job security and retirement benefits, continued affordable healthcare and other improvements for AT&T West and DIRECTV West workers ... Read More »

What we accomplished this weekend!!!

CWA , This weekend was historic – AT&T didn’t think we would strike but we did. We showed them we are not settling for crumbs at the bargaining table and we will fight them until we get what we deserve. Tomorrow we return to work with our heads held high. 40,000 AT&T workers – 21,000 in Mobility – walked off ... Read More »

AT&T Bargaining Bulletin #80 May 19, 2017

DISTRICT 9 AT&T WEST BARGAINING AT&T Bargaining Bulletin #80 May 19, 2017 Hold AT&T to its word We’ve had enough. In just a few minutes thousands of AT&T wireline, wireless and DIRECTV workers will begin a three day strike, from Friday 12:00 noon PT until 12:01 am PT Monday morning. This major demonstration will occur in 36 states across the ... Read More »

3 Day Strike Looming at AT&T West and Mobility

Like most of my 40,000 coworkers at AT&T and AT&T Mobility I have never been on strike before, but we just announced we are walking off the job on Friday if we don’t get a fair contract. If we strike, will you take a stand with us against corporate power in support of working people fighting for a better life? ... Read More »

AT&T Bargaining Bulletin #79, May 11, 2017

Local 9421 AT&T West, Mobility and DIRECTV Members at AT&T Store for District 9 Day of Action The Union and the Company met on May 8, 2017 to discuss a proposal that the Company presented to the Union.  The proposal showed some movement on the Company’s behalf, but there is still more movement needed to get to an Agreement. The ... Read More »

CWA Mobilization Bulletin #11 – April 20, 2017

DISTRICT 9 AT&T WEST BARGAINING CWA Mobilization Bulletin #11 April 20, 2017 AT&T’s shameless strategy to deny us fair wages and benefits is backfiring. A large investment advisory firm, whose clients hold millions of AT&T shares, recently sent AT&T’s leadership a letter that essentially demanded they stop playing games with us. The firm correctly pointed out that it’s not in ... Read More »

District 9 West- Grievance Strike is Over!!

We showed a great strength of solidarity. District 9 mobilized over night and were all out by 6am the following day hitting the picket lines. In addition to the signed agreement, there will be a roll out with the Premise Techs. and Local Management and the Union. The goal is to have the meetings on the “Friday Huddle” meetings. The Home ... Read More »

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