The former Nokia employees worked in now-closed Omaha Telecommunications facility; many could lose health insurance through no fault of their own.
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“Both the original transaction and proposed settlement agreement raise the threat of higher phone bills, less choice, fewer jobs, and worse wages for hardworking Americans,” said House Antitrust Subcommittee Chairman David N. Cicilline (D-RI).
The agreements come after a long campaign to raise public awareness of CWA members’ concerns, particularly around job security.
Two years into the partnership, Verizon’s promises ring hollow as analysis reveals lack of transparency, accountability, and equity.
The summer of #NoMoreOffshoring! attempts to take action to fix the new version of NAFTA, the United States–Mexico–Canada Agreement (USMCA).
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission found that CenturyLink did not adequately respond to an outage last year.
CWA District 1 Vice President Dennis Trainor joined Attorney General James for the announcement of the antitrust action. The merger "would mean less demand for the labor of wireless workers, driving down wages and benefits across the industry," Trainor said.
Thirteen states and the District of Columbia now signed onto antitrust complaint recognizing harms to workers, consumers, and communities across america posed by the T-Mobile-Sprint merger
The bill contains strong protections for call center jobs in New York, it ends tax breaks for companies that ship at least 30% of their workforce out of state, and requires state agencies to ensure that all business-related call center work is performed by companies located in New York.