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Frontier completes acquisition of Verizon property, adds more than 9,000 workers

While many corporate acquisitions result in job cuts, in this instance, Frontier will hire more than 200 additional workers to improve service. Frontier’s workforce is 100 percent based in the United States. Read More »

Big win for DirecTV workers in California and Nevada

More than 2,000 DirecTV technicians, warehouse and administrative workers in California and Nevada now have a CWA voice. Read More »

New York State approves Charter, Time Warner deal with conditions

The NY PSC approves the deal -- as long as Charter agrees to service and investment conditions. Read More »

Frontier-Verizon sale finalized with CA regulators’ approval

The CA PUC approved Frontier Communication’s acquisition of Verizon’s wireline assets in the state, completing a transfer of assets that spanned three states: Florida, Texas, and California. Read More »

Google explores bringing fiber service to three new cities

Google is exploring the possibility of bringing its Google Fiber service to Irvine, CA.; Louisville, KY.; and San Diego, CA. Read More »

California Public Utilities Commission to examine Verizon, AT&T landline networks

Citing instances of substandard service quality, the CPUC voted to examine the condition of AT&T and Verizon copper networks in the state. Read More »

FCC approves Frontier acquisition of Verizon wireline assets in California, Florida, and Texas

The FCC found that the transfer of ownership was likely to benefit the public interest through increased investment in local networks and broadband services, and therefore imposed no conditions on the sale. Read More »

Frontier commits to “aggressive” broadband buildout

The company plans to bring high-speed Internet to 750,000 additional households over the next five years, an expansion that would increase Frontier’s broadband deployment by more than 50 percent. Read More »

CWA, Frontier Communications reach agreement

CWA Districts 9 and 6 reached agreements with Frontier Communications to extend current collective bargaining agreements and add more than 200 new union jobs in California, Texas, and Missouri. Frontier also committed to a 100% U.S.-based workforce. Read More »

Silicon Valley diversity lags behind the rest of the telecom industry

Despite claiming a commitment to diversity, the tech sector continues to be less diverse than other sectors of the telecommunications industry, such as wireline and wireless communications. Read More »

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