DALLAS, June 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- AT&T* today announced that wireline employees represented by the Communications Workers of America have voted to ratify a three-year contract for AT&T Corp. (CWA Telecommunications and Technology Office).
The AT&T Corp. contract covers about 4,500 employees located throughout the country.
Earlier today, employees represented by the CWA also voted to ratify a three-year contract for the AT&T Midwest region, covering about 12,000 employees in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin.
Both tentative agreements were reached on May 13, and were unanimously endorsed by the CWA bargaining committees that spent over nine weeks working with the company's bargaining teams to reach fair agreements. The contracts are retroactive to April 12, 2015.
More information will be posted as it is available at www.att.com/corewirelinebargaining.
*AT&T products and services are provided or offered by subsidiaries and affiliates of AT&T Inc. under the AT&T brand and not by AT&T Inc.
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Reliability and signal strength claims based on nationwide carriers' LTE. Signal strength claim based ONLY on avg. LTE signal strength. LTE not available everywhere.
*Global coverage claim based on offering voice and LTE data roaming in more countries than any other U.S. based carrier, and offering the most wireless smartphones and tablets that work in the most countries.
SOURCE AT&T Inc.