News & Events

September 30, 2021

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Beneficial State Bank and Frontier in Connecticut.

September 30, 2021

CWA Members Making their Voices Heard in Congress

Two CWAers gave testimony before Congress this week.

September 30, 2021

Leading the Charge for Worker Safety Against Unruly Airline Passengers

Last Thursday, AFA-CWA International President Sara Nelson testified before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Aviation in a hearing titled, “Disruption in the Skies: The Surge in Air Rage and its Effects on Workers, Airlines, and Airports.”

September 30, 2021

Worker Power Update

The latest worker power actions from around the country.

September 30, 2021

It’s Time for GE to Bring Jobs Home

IUE-CWA members, along with a coalition of labor, environmental, trade, and veterans groups, launched a national campaign last week calling on General Electric to reinvest in domestic manufacturing jobs in green energy, military, and commercial aviation.

September 30, 2021

Training Program Funds Courses for CWA Telecom Workers with No Prepaid Benefits

Several CWA Districts have allocated funds in a special CWA/NETT program for training at no cost for members who work telecommunication or communications.

September 30, 2021

CWA Leaders Build Power at the 2021 Minority Leadership Institute

Last Friday, CWA leaders from across the union graduated from the 2021 CWA Minority Leadership Institute (MLI), held virtually for the second year in a row.

September 29, 2021

Frontline Bank Workers Endorse Rep. Maxine Waters’ ‘Financial Services Worker Bill of Rights Act’

In testimony to HFSC, Beneficial State Bank employee and Committee for Better Banks leader Desiree Jackson lifts up first banking industry union contract in 40 years.

September 29, 2021

Bank Workers Win Historic Union Contract

Ending a nearly 40-year drought of union contracts in the banking industry, employees at Beneficial State Bank across Washington, Oregon and California ratified their first contract, after forming a historic union for the industry in March 2020. The 96 workers in the bargaining unit are represented by the Communications Workers of America and include bankers, consumer loan servicing representatives, loan processors, underwriters, file clerks and custodial staff.

September 23, 2021

New Report Exposes Elliot Management's Harm to Pensions and Telecom Companies

The report shows the various ways Elliott Management’s activist interventions negatively impact the long-term health of the companies it has targeted