News From: Call Center

by AFL-CIO | on Sep 28, 2018

Save U.S. Call Center Jobs

At a Labor Meeting on Monday, September 17, the assembly will vote on the New Jersey Call Centers Jobs Act (A-1992)—an act concerning the relocation of call centers.

by Guest Post | on Aug 04, 2017

New Plan for Call Center Jobs

Democrats' plan for a better deal on trade and jobs outlines real policies to help working families fight back against corporations that want to shift more jobs overseas and cut wages and...

by James Ryan | on Apr 17, 2017

Reclassify 911 Operators

As the federal government nears a final decision on whether to update its classification system describing occupations in the United States, APCO has launched a White House petition...

by Guest Post | on Nov 22, 2016

Pay them what they deserve

Verizon sends call center jobs to the Philippines where workers are paid less than $2 an hour. Now, the company is doing nothing to make sure some of those workers are even paid their full wages...

by Ted Skerpon | on Jul 09, 2014

The Call Center Bill

We are happy to report that the Call Center Bill was passed in both houses and will be sent to the Governor's office for a signature soon. The Utility Labor Council (ULC) would like to thank...

by Ted Skerpon | on Jul 09, 2014

Call Center Legislation Awaiting Governor's Signature

With over 15,000 hard working power professionals throughout New York State represented by 18 local unions, the IBEW Utility Labor Council of NYS, cares about the safety of utility workers, the...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 19, 2012

The Call Center Bill

Communications Workers of America (CWA) recently had their Legislative Conference in Washington D.C. Political Activists from all over the country came to D.C. to lobby their members of Congress and...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 12, 2012

CWA goes to Washington

The Communications Workers of America recently had their Legislative Conference in Washington D.C. Political Activists from all over the country came to D.C. to lobby their members of Congress and U....