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The task force will attempt to close the digital divide and bring world-class high-speed Internet to rural America by 2025.
Analysis of AT&T financials comes as company lays off hundreds in California.
Announced conditions and commitments do not address jobs and labor market concerns, while rural promises are overstated and don’t hold up to scrutiny.
If done right, this plan would boost the US economy and create millions of jobs, while reducing pollution, combating climate change, and strengthening communities.
In addition to Verizon Wireless workers who attended the meeting, CWA presented a shareholder proposal calling for an independent board chair, highlighting the need for oversight and accountability as the company undertakes risky new business strategies and internal restructuring.