CWA claims Verizon violated labor agreement, alleges workers blocked from unionizing

June 2001
RCR Wireless News;6/25/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 26, p14
Trade Publication
Reports that the Communications Workers of America (CWA) has accused Verizon Communications Inc. of violating the labor agreement by blocking wireless and information services workers from unionizing. Rallies arranged by CWA; Defense of Verizon against the accusation.


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