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Federal Call Center Workers Organizing with CWA Strike Against Maximus

This week, call center workers at federal contractor Maximus, who answer Medicare and Affordable Care Act (ACA) Marketplace lines, went on a two-day strike demanding affordable healthcare and an end to poverty wages. The workers went on strike on Monday and Tuesday at Maximus’ largest call centers in Bogalusa, Lanthan., and Hattiesburg, Miss. On the […]

Federal call center workers strike over pay, healthcare costs

Workers at Maximus, an IT services contractor that operates call centers for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, went on strike Monday and Tuesday of this week. “We went on strike for a simple reason – a reason to demand better pay and affordable healthcare coverage. My family is hurting right now,” said Yasming […]

Call center staff at federal contracting agency go on strike

Call center staff who deal with Medicare points for Americans went on a one-day strike at amenities in Mississippi and Louisiana. Employees on the call facilities in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and Bogalusa, Louisiana, are employed by Maximus Inc., among the many nation’s largest federal call center contractors, The Sun Herald reported. Employees there went on strike for the […]

Call center staff at federal contracting agency go on strike

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (AP) — Call center staff who deal with Medicare points for Americans went on a one-day strike at amenities in Mississippi and Louisiana. Employees on the call facilities in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and Bogalusa, Louisiana, are employed by Maximus Inc., among the many nation’s largest federal call center contractors, The Sun Herald reported. Employees […]

Medicare call center employees go on strike at federal contracting agency

Call center employees who deal with Medicare points for Americans went on a one-day strike at amenities in Mississippi and Louisiana. Employees on the call facilities in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, and Bogalusa, Louisiana, are employed by Maximus Inc., among the many nation’s largest federal call center contractors, The Sun Herald reported. Employees there went on strike for the […]