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Contract Explanation Meetings and Final Bargaining Report

Local 9511 Contract Explanation Meetings: Please attend one our meetings and get your questions answered.  Date:  June 15th 2017 Time: 7:30am or 6:30pm   * Ballot will be mailed out on June 19th 2017 * CWA & AT&T Final Bargaining Report, District 9 2016-2020 Ratification ballots will be mailed to members on Monday, June 19, 2017 and will be due in the Post Office box on July 5, 2017 in order to be counted. If you do not receive a ballot

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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 in California and

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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 the job Friday in the biggest labor strike in years. We shut down stores across the country and turned away customers - tanking sales

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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 country.  Last year, AT&T made $18 billion in profit. They’ve got more than enough

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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? Join us at a picket line at a nearby AT&T retail store, either this Friday, Saturday or Sunday. If we strike, it will

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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 Union will respond to the Company’s proposal the week of May 15th.  We plan on meeting at the bargaining table

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Membership Meeting – May 17 2017 @ 6:30pm

We will hosting our membership meeting. In the meeting we will discuss the state of bargaining in CORE and Mobility. Also, we will be discussing and passing the 2017 Budget. Please come by and attend. Thank You.

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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 AT&T’s long term best interests to alienate

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Bargaining Update #75- AT&T West
Grievance Strike is Over!!!! Report Back to Work Tomorrow! –

Local 9511 Members, We showed a great strength of solidarity these past two days.   A special thanks to all of the Building Coordinators, Picket Captains and Mobilizers who helped make this happen.  We would also like to thank all of the Locals in District 9 West who walked out with us.  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

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