We Can Hear Them Now: 40K Verizon Workers Go On Strike Over Contracts
Nearly 40,000 Verizon workers went on strike because they say issues with their contracts were never resolved.By Melissa Prax | April 13, 2016
Nearly 40,000 Verizon workers on the East Coast protested Wednesday morning — close to the number of all U.S. workers who went on strike in 2015.
Employees from Massachusetts to Virginia are unhappy with the current contract conditions — like wages and benefits.
A Verizon technician on strike said, "The company wants to basically relocate jobs on a moment's notice."