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CWA International News

Participants at CWA's Customer Service Conference focused on organizing and fighting back against the corporate power that hurts jobs and incomes.

Organizing update for Jacobin, a Brooklyn, N.Y.-based print and online magazine.

The courts recently handed out two big Florida voting rights victories in a blow to Republican Governor Rick Scott's attempts to keep people from voting.

The following is a statement by CWA President Chris Shelton on the final presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

Political action updates for DC, New York, Texas and Washington.

NABET-CWA 54041 President Emeritus Ray Taylor was a panelist for a feature on the Labor Movement and Politics on the Wayne Besen Show on Chicago's Progressive Talk Radio.

Sign up now for this year's CWA Wireless leadership conference, to be held in San Antonio, Tex. On Nov. 27-30.

The Communications Workers of America delivered 7,184 petitions to the Federal Communications Commission today, from union and digital activists nationwide, calling on the Commission to give careful review to proposals to regulate business data services, keeping the priorities of broadband buildout and job creation front and center.

CWA President Chris Shelton and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo slammed Verizon Communications for the Verizon Wireless layoffs the company is announcing.

Bargaining update for Haier Co. (formerly GE Appliances).

CWA 1150 News

Union Plus Scholarship

Union Plus offers a scholarship program and the deadline to apply is Jan 31, 2017


About the Scholarship

Since 1991, the Union Plus Scholarship Program has awarded more than $4 million to students of working families who want to begin or continue their post-secondary education. Over 2,700 families have benefited from our commitment to higher education. The Union Plus Scholarship Program is offered through the Union Plus Education Foundation, supported in part by contributions from the provider of the Union Plus Credit Card. (You do not need to be a Union Plus Credit Card holder to apply for this scholarship.)

AT&T VTP/Surplus 9/15

AT&T has struck again. This time the VTP/Surplus will affect 143 members nationwide. No members in our Local have been afected. The hardest hit location is Denver with 49 Comm Techs.

Below are all of the titles that have been impacted

Oakton VA Customer Sales & Ser Spec 3
Piscataway NJ Reports Clerk 2
Lake Mary FL Senior Data Processing Clk  1
Macon GA NTS 1
Atlanta GA Communications Technician 15
Atlanta GA Customer Sales & Ser Spec  8
Atlanta GA CSDG Assembler 10
 Alpharetta GA Communications Technician  10
Alpharetta GA CSDG Assembler 10
Alpharetta GA Service Order ADMR  2
Kansas City MO Communications Technician  1
Bridgeton MO Computer Ntwk Assoc-III  1
St Louis MO Computer Ntwk Assoc-III  1
St Louis MO Communications Technician  8
St Louis MO Customer Service Assoc  3
St Louis MO Customer Svc Support Agent  3
St Louis MO Network Order Admin 4
St Louis MO Sr Operations Clk  1
Ft. Worth TX NTS 3210 Full Time 1
Collingsville IL NTS 3210 Full time 1
Cincinnati OH Communications Tech 2
Sacramento CA BusSvc CstrSvc Prov Eng  2
Denver CO Communications Tech  49
Denver CO BusSvc CstrSvc Prov Eng  2
Denver CO Special Operations Clerk 2

Membership Meeting

There will be a general Membership meeting on July 28th at 4:30pm in the Middletown NJ office.
200 S.Laurel Ave Bldg A, Alliance Lab

VTP/Surplus announcement

there was yet another vtp/surplus announcement today at AT&T.

the total affected is 9 nationwide from the Legacy T contract.

8 LS Associates in Lees Summit, and 1 Senior Records Clerk In Piscataway NJ.


No one from Local 1150 was affected.