AT&T, Communications Workers of America Reach Tentative Agreement in Mobility Contract Negotiations

AT&T, Communications Workers of America Reach Tentative Agreement in Mobility
                            Contract Negotiations

PR Newswire

DALLAS, Feb. 22, 2013

DALLAS, Feb. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --AT&T* today announced that AT&T Mobility
has reached a tentative agreement with the Communications Workers of America
in contract negotiations covering more than 20,000 AT&T Mobility employees in
36 states and the District of Columbia.

The four-year agreement covers Mobility employees in CWA Districts 1, 2/13, 4,
7, and 9 – generally in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, Mountain States
and West Coast. Out of respect for the CWA and its membership, AT&T will not
comment on details of the tentative agreement until it has been presented to
members by their leadership.

The agreement, which is subject to ratification, covers wages, pension,
disability and work rules. Health care and other benefits are bargained
separately. CWA members in October ratified a separate four-year benefit
agreement for all CWA-bargained Mobility employees nationwide.

*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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