DALLAS, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --AT&T* West today announced that wireline employees represented by the Communications Workers of America District 9 have voted to ratify a four-year contract.
The contract covers more than 17,000 AT&T wireline employees in California and Nevada.
AT&T wireline employees represented by the CWA earlier ratified, on Aug. 17, 2012 three-year contracts for the Midwest region and AT&T Corp. (CWA Telecommunications and Technology Office); on Dec. 7, 2012 a three-year contract for the Southeast region; and on Feb. 27, 2013 a four-year contract in the Southwest. Together with the AT&T West agreement, these ratified agreements collectively cover about 77,000 CWA-represented AT&T wireline employees. In addition, AT&T Midwest and AT&T National on March 26, 2013 reached a tentative four-year agreement with IBEW System Council T-3 covering nearly 6,500 wireline employees primarily in Illinois and northwestern Indiana.
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