CWA members are part of a wave of worker mobilization and organizing that is sweeping the country. In the midst of the challenges of the past two years have been able to help nearly 15,000 new members join CWA, at workplaces large and small.
For 85 years, corporate special interests have spent billions to deploy an army of lobbyists and lawyers to orchestrate a relentless campaign to disempower working people. We are fighting back, and with a new president and a new Congress we have the opportunity to rebuild worker power.
Several extremely wealthy CEOs and investors have made it their mission to make sure nothing stands in their way as they cut jobs, drive down wages, reduce benefits, and gut health and safety regulations. CWA leaders anticipated these challenges.