Connecticut

 

AT&T-Frontier Deal Hits Unexpected Roadblock

After getting approved by federal communications regulators, Frontier Communications’ efforts to buy AT&T’s wireline business in the Constitution State have hit a snag.

AT&T Layoffs Are ‘Miserable Timing’

AT&T is dumping one-third of its operators in Connecticut one week before Christmas, the latest chapter in what the workers’ union calls "good vs. evil."

AT&T Workers in Connecticut Approve Contract

Eighteen months of working without a contract are over for AT&T workers in Connecticut. The union has overwhelmingly approved a new deal that was hammered out last month.

AT&T Slashing Hundreds More Landline Jobs

AT&T’s plan to cut 160 more landline-tech jobs isn’t sitting well with consumer advocates in Connecticut. A spokesman for the Communications Workers of America reported Tuesday that the installation and repair jobs will be phased out by mid-February. AT&T wouldn’t confirm the total number to the Waterbury Republican-American. The CWA says that’s a grand total […]

CWA in Connecticut: AT&T Wont Talk To Us

Just two days after AT&T union workers in the company’s Southwest region ratified a new contract after a long dispute, we’ve learned some employees in the Northeast might be no closer to a deal than they were several months ago. The president of the local Communications Workers of America branch in Connecticut, which represents about […]

Verizon Wireless Expands 3G in Connecticut

Verizon Wireless is investing in New Haven County, Conn., to stay ahead of rising demand for wireless voice, 3G multimedia and Internet access. Regionally, the company has invested more than $2.5 billion into its New England network over the past nine years, including more than $105 million during the first six months of 2009. “Verizon […]

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