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CWA union authorises strike as contract talks continue for Southeast Mobility workers

Friday 21 February 2020 | 15:56 CET | News
AT&T Southwest Mobility workers, represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA), have authorised a strike ahead of contract expirations for 8,000 workers in the area, on Friday 21 February. AT&T workers and union members will continue to work until Friday, as CWA continues negotiations with AT&T. Union representatives said the CWA has made progress towards a fair contract over the last few days but added that several critical issued remained unresolved. The vote authorising a potential strike lets AT&T know that the bargaining team has the full support of members, they added. AT&T

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