News & Events

July 2, 2020

House Democrats Pass Infrastructure Bill Containing Strong Broadband Provisions

"The only thing that can keep us connected to our families, friends, and communities while staying safe during a pandemic is an internet connection," said CWA President Chris Shelton.

July 2, 2020

CWA Secures Healthcare Refunds for Nokia Retirees

Due to the diligence of CWA Local 1060 President Brian Reilly, some Nokia retirees will be receiving a refund check in the mail!

July 2, 2020

NewsGuild-CWA Members at Tribune Publishing Launch Campaigns Seeking New Ownership

The campaigns are aimed at finding investors to buy the papers and building relationships with those interested in saving local news through new ownership models.

July 2, 2020

Beirne Scholarships Awarded for 2020-2021

The CWA Joe Beirne Foundation was established in October 1974 by the CWA Executive Board to honor the name and memory of the founding President of CWA, who served for more than 30 years.

July 2, 2020

CWA District 3 Retirees are Ready for Action in November

Leading up to Georgia's June 9th primary, CWA retirees went into high gear to phonebank, knowing the high stakes in this year's elections for retirees and working people.

July 2, 2020

Calling All Artists and Activists – Help #ProtectOurVote

While COVID-19 cases continue to rise in states across the country, too many states lack the resources to ensure safe and accessible voting this fall.

July 2, 2020

As COVID-19 Cases Soar, Follow Safety Precautions

As COVID-19 cases continue to soar in many states, it is important to follow basic precautions – on and off the job – to keep yourself, your family members and your co-workers safe.

July 1, 2020

House Democrats Pass Infrastructure Bill Containing Strong Broadband Provisions

Today, the House of Representatives passed an infrastructure bill, the Moving Forward Act (H.R. 2), containing strong provisions to expand broadband access, make it more affordable, and create and protect good jobs across the country.

June 30, 2020

CWA and AT&T Southwest Reach Agreement in Early Contract Extension Negotiations

Communications Workers of America (CWA) District 6 has reached a contract extension agreement with AT&T Southwest in early contract negotiations.

June 25, 2020

Aviation Labor Leaders: Without Extension of CARES Act Payroll Support Program, Mass Layoffs Inevitable

Unions are calling on lawmakers to extend the Payroll Support Program (PSP) in the CARES Act through March 31, 2021.