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June 13, 2019

New Report: AT&T Cutting Jobs, Abandoning Rural Communities In Indiana

AT&T is neglecting rural and suburban communities in Indiana, cutting its workforce and creating service problems for customers and public safety hazards throughout the state. Despite promises to create jobs, AT&T has eliminated Indiana jobs.

June 13, 2019

New Report: AT&T Cutting Jobs, Abandoning Rural Communities In Michigan

AT&T is neglecting rural and suburban communities in Michigan, cutting its workforce and creating service problems for customers and public safety hazards throughout the state. Despite promises to create jobs, AT&T has eliminated Michigan jobs.

June 13, 2019

New Report: AT&T Cutting Jobs, Abandoning Rural Communities In Ohio

AT&T is neglecting rural and suburban communities in Ohio, cutting its workforce and creating service problems for customers and public safety hazards throughout the state. Despite promises to create jobs, AT&T has eliminated Ohio jobs.

June 13, 2019

New Report: AT&T Cutting Jobs, Abandoning Rural Communities In Wisconsin

AT&T is neglecting rural and suburban communities in Wisconsin, cutting its workforce and creating service problems for customers and public safety hazards throughout the state. Despite promises to create jobs, AT&T has eliminated Wisconsin jobs.

June 12, 2019

New Analysis: AT&T Cutting Jobs, Abandoning Rural Communities Across Midwest

Four new reports from the Communications Workers of America (CWA) show that AT&T is neglecting rural and suburban communities across the Midwest. Focusing on Wisconsin, Ohio, Michigan and Indiana, the reports detail how AT&T is cutting its workforce and creating service problems for customers and public safety hazards.

May 28, 2019

Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship

We are pleased to announce that a random drawing chose the winners of the Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship

May 22, 2019

Billboards Are Catching Public Eye!

D4 Mobilization team is using Mobile Billboards at sporting events to shine light on AT&T's lies and deception. To date billboards have been seen at Cleveland Cav, Detroit Tiger, Milwaukee Buck, Cleveland Indians and last weekend at Indy 500.

Please call 1-877-426-8013 and ask Congress to Investigate AT&T and where the Tax Breaks went!

April 25, 2019

Update from the Midwest CWA/AT&T Bargaining Committee

The Bargaining team wanted to take a few minutes of your time to update everyone on our contract negotiations.  Your elected bargaining committee of six, along with the CWA District 4 Committee chair and District 4 Staff Representatives, opened formal Bargaining on March 6, 2018 and here we are now just a little over a year and ninety-five bargaining reports later we are still working without a contract.

April 16, 2019

Rally in Columbus, Ohio on 4/14/19

One year expiration Rally in Columbus Ohio on 4/14/19

April 16, 2019

CWA Local 4326

Local 4326 President, Harold Foster met with Rep. Davidson on 4-15-19.

April 16, 2019

CWA Local 4034

CWA Local 4034 met with Rep. Slotkins folks, pictured is Slotkin staff and Ralph Prince S-T Local 4034.

April 16, 2019

Tax Day visit Local 4319 Toledo @ Rep. Kaptur's office

CWA Local 4319 VP Erika White and Sec-Treas Chad Merrick meet with Kaptur Staff person.

March 28, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #95

As you know, over the past few weeks the Bargaining Team has continued negotiations to reach an agreement with the company.

March 26, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #94

As we meet today, we have not reached an acceptable agreement with AT&T on a contract.

March 15, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #93

In light of yet another surplus affecting many members in District 4 . . .

March 13, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #92

While the committee would like to relay something meaningful in this report, we sadly must share some of the same news we have shared before.

March 1, 2019

Broken Promises Letters

District 4 Locals hand delivering letters to Congressmen and Congresswomen working on holding corporations accountable.

February 15, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #91

Over the last 10 days the Union committee passed proposals on Appendix F, Benefits, Employment Security, Jobs, and had discussions about the remaining open aspects of the agreement.

February 13, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #90

The Union, once again REJECTED the Company’s “revised final offer”. The CWA District 4 Midwest Bargaining Committee met yesterday with AT&T in formal session to exchange proposals on some of the remaining open items.

February 10, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #89

The CWA District 4 Midwest Bargaining Committee met this week numerous times to assess how we can get AT&T to reach an agreement that provides a fair contract for all of us.

 

February 7, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #87

We are sure that everyone is aware of the Company correspondence regarding the status of bargaining, that went out yesterday.

February 5, 2019

CWA DISTRICT 4 EDUCATION CONFERENCE

The upcoming CWA District 4 Education Conference is scheduled for October 29 - 30, 2019, at the Sheraton Suites Chicago O'Hare, 6501 Mannheim Road, Rosemont, IL 60018.  A block of rooms has been set aside for the nights of October 28 and 29, 2019, and will be held until the cut-off date of Tuesday, October 1, 2019. 

February 4, 2019

ROBERT D. JOHNSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND

The Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund, administered by the Cleveland Foundation, is now accepting applications for the 2019-2020 academic year.  Application deadline is 5 p.m. EDT, April 15, 2019.  Awards will be announced by June 15, 2019.

February 2, 2019

CWA/AT&T Midwest Bargaining Report #88

After many months of little progress in moving towards an acceptable agreement, we are returning to the bargaining table in an attempt to restart meaningful negotiations. We are taking this initiative as we hope the company will begin to make movement from their previous positions.