From The Associated Press
– The Communications Workers of America union says that up to 40,000 AT&T workers have started walking off the job over contract fights with the phone company. They’ll return to work Monday.
Some 17,000 other potential protesters come from AT&T’s home phone, internet and cable division in California, Nevada and Connecticut. Another 2,000 are DirecTV workers in California and Nevada.
Dallas-based AT&T says it has a contingency workforce” ready in preparation for the walkouts.
Source – http://www.philly.com/philly/business/labor_and_unions/20170519_ap_8e097554cf044909955145684395e920.html