Communications Workers of America Ratify Agreement Covering AT&T Wireline Employees in Southwest

  Communications Workers of America Ratify Agreement Covering AT&T Wireline
                            Employees in Southwest

PR Newswire

DALLAS, Feb. 27, 2013

DALLAS, Feb. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --AT&T* Southwest today announced that
wireline employees represented by the Communications Workers of America
District 6 have voted to ratify a four-year contract.

The contract covers about 20,000 AT&T wireline employees in Arkansas, Kansas,
Missouri, Oklahoma, and Texas.

AT&T wireline employees represented by the CWA earlier ratified, on Aug. 17,
three-year contracts for the Midwest region and AT&T Corp. (CWA
Telecommunications and Technology Office), and on Dec. 7 a three-year contract
for the Southeast region. In addition, AT&T West and CWA District 9 on Feb. 20
announced a tentative three-year agreement covering more than 17,000
employees. Including the newly ratified Southwest agreement, the agreements
collectively cover about 77,000 AT&T wireline employees.

*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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