News & Events

December 6, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Envoy Air, Law360, AT&T Southwest, and A&T Midwest.

December 6, 2018 — News

Organizing Update

Workers at media outlets are coming together to improve their working conditions and strengthen their ability to serve their communities by joining NewsGuild-CWA.

December 6, 2018 — News

Facing Public Pressure, AT&T, Verizon Pull Funding from Anti-Worker Organization

CWA joined more than 70 organizations to urge the largest corporate funders of ALEC to cut ties with the organization.

December 6, 2018 — News

CWAers are Fighting for Call Center Jobs in New Jersey

Last week, the New Jersey Senate Labor Committee held a hearing on the New Jersey Call Center Jobs Act.

November 29, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

NYC Parking Production Assistants (PPAs), who voted unanimously in February to join CWA Local 1101, have come to a tentative agreement on their first union contract!

November 29, 2018 — News

Organizing Update

Workers from the Daily Hampshire Gazette and Valley Advocate and AT&T Mobility vote to join with NewsGuild-CWA and CWA.

November 29, 2018 — News

How Working People Can Win the Fight Against Corporate Power

In remarks at this week's Democracy Initiative Annual Meeting, CWA President Chris Shelton urged attendees to take on the power of corporate interests in our political system to build a system that represents all of our interests.

November 29, 2018 — News

CWA Calls for Congressional Hearings on Proposed T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

CWA sent a letter this week calling on Reps. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) and Frank Pallone (D-N.J.) to hold hearings in early 2019 on the proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint.

November 29, 2018 — News

On World AIDS Day, CWAers Can Help End Pediatric AIDS

Approximately 400 children are infected with HIV every day. Together, we can stop this.

November 21, 2018 — News

CWA Calls on New York Public Service Commission to Deny T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Petition

Detailed economic analysis by CWA has shown that the proposed merger would eliminate 1,705 jobs in New York and 30,000 jobs nationwide.

November 21, 2018 — News

CWAers Fight Back against Corporate Power in District 2-13

“The 1% and their high-paid mouthpieces want us to focus on what is different about us in order to prevent us from uniting and fighting for our families and communities”

November 21, 2018 — News

IUE-CWA Members Lobby Congress for Workers’ Rights

IUE-CWA members who work on military installations and NASA facilities gathered to ask for support to pass the Workers’ Freedom to Negotiate Act, which would expand workers' freedom to join unions and negotiate collectively to win better pay and conditions.

November 21, 2018 — News

Apply for the Beirne Foundation Scholarship for 2019-2020

The final deadline for the 2019-2020 school year is 11:59 p.m., EDT, April 30, 2019.

November 21, 2018 — News

Happy Thanksgiving from CWA!

May each day bring you reasons to give thanks!

November 16, 2018 — Press Release

CWA District 1 Calls on NY Public Service Commission to Deny T-Mobile and Sprint Merger Petition

In their new filing to the NY PSC, CWA District 1 highlights that the companies fail to meet the public interest standard and details four areas of significant detriment to the public interest in New York if the merger proceeds.

November 15, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Air Wisconsin and Envoy Air.

November 15, 2018 — News

Organizing Update

From Massachusetts to Maryland, staff at news outlets are ready to improve their working conditions and strengthen their ability to serve their communities by joining NewsGuild-CWA.

November 15, 2018 — News

More Election Wins for CWAers!

Election Day may be over, but the wins for CWAers and all working families keep rolling in as election results are finalized!

November 15, 2018 — News

Software Company Learns a Tough Lesson about Union-Busting

A small boutique software company got a tough lesson about union-busting last week when it agreed to shell out $775,000 to 15 programmers the company fired after its developers announced plans to form a union.

November 15, 2018 — News

It's Time to #BridgeTheGap for Flight Attendants and Aviation Workers

AFA-CWA Flight Attendants took their fight for fair treatment at regional carriers to Washington, D.C., today.

November 15, 2018 — News

Help CWA Members Devastated By California Wildfires

Wildfires have devastated more than 200,000 acres in Northern and Southern California and destroyed thousands of homes.

November 15, 2018 — News

New Video: Our U.S. Mail is Not for Sale

More than 550,000 postal workers currently benefit from a union contract.

November 14, 2018 — Press Release

Is T-Mobile’s New FCC Filing and New Economic Argument a Bad Sign for Proposed T-Mobile/Sprint Merger?

The filing appears to largely abandon the company’s previous economic claims that the merger would accelerate nationwide 5G build-out, help bring high-speed broadband to rural America, and make T-Mobile into a super maverick, “Un-Carrier” competitor.

November 9, 2018 — Press Release

Rep. Al Green (D-TX) Pens Letter to American Airlines CEO Doug Parker Urging Good Faith Negotiations with Envoy Passenger Service Agents

Rep. Green’s letter reiterates concern he voiced earlier this year when he joined 80 members of Congress who called on American Airlines to support living wages for Envoy passenger service agents.