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Strike looms closer for AT&T Midwest, Legacy workers

Monday 14 May 2018 | 10:42 CET | News
The executive board of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) union has approved a strike by 14,000 workers covered by AT&T's Midwest and Legacy T contracts. The decision comes after AT&T Midwest and Legacy T workers voted in April to authorise a strike, and with no progress at the bargaining table following the expiration of worker contracts. CWA said the strike has been given the go ahead if negotiators cannot reach an agreement with the AT&T.

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Companies: AT&T
Countries: United States
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