AT&T, union ratify another deal for former DirecTV workers

  • In another in a string of labor wins for AT&T (NYSE:T), union leaders say former DirecTV workers in four states have ratified a labor deal.
  • The Communications Workers of America’s deal with AT&T was ratified by nearly 280 workers in Delaware, Maryland, New Mexico and Oregon, putting those workers into an appendix to an existing labor contract.
  • The agreement makes 19 different labor deals made by AT&T in 2016 and 2017, covering more than 81,000 employees (including 7,800 former DirecTV employees).