News & Events

April 2, 2020

News Outlets Need Support to Continue Providing Life-Saving Coverage

The NewsGuild-CWA is urging Congress to adopt provisions in its next stimulus package that will protect life-saving news operations from devastation.

April 2, 2020

Maximus Call Center Workers Demand Meeting to Address COVID-19 Safety Concerns

More than 10,000 Maximus workers at 11 call centers work in close quarters helping Americans get healthcare support.

April 2, 2020

President Trump Should Keep His Promise to Keep Airline Workers Employed

The grants for the airline industry in the coronavirus relief act that Congress passed last week are supposed to fund paychecks and benefits for two million hourly workers.

April 2, 2020

CWA Healthcare Workers on the Front Lines of the COVID-19 Crisis

Hospitalizations are soaring, and facilities are suffering from extreme shortages of protective equipment, ventilators, tests, and healthcare staff.

April 2, 2020

In Memoriam – April 2, 2020

CWA has established a memorial page for members who have lost their lives to COVID-19.

April 2, 2020

Premature T-Mobile Merger Closing is an End Run Around the California Public Utility Commission

T-Mobile is trying to do an end run around the California Public Utility Commission (CPUC) approval process, declaring victory on their website for the proposed T-Mobile/Sprint merger, before the Commission completes its process.

April 2, 2020

NewsGuild: Life-saving News Needs a Stimulus

The NewsGuild-CWA is urging Congress to adopt provisions in its next stimulus package that will protect life-saving news operations from devastation.

March 30, 2020

CWA Demands General Electric Use Expertise and Excess Capacity to Manufacture Ventilators In-House to Help Address COVID-19 Pandemic

Union leaders from manufacturing and healthcare are calling on General Electric (GE) to use its highly-skilled workforce and unused manufacturing capacity to make much needed ventilators in-house to help address the COVID-19 pandemic.

March 27, 2020

CWA Statement on Passage of Economic Stimulus Bill to Respond to COVID-19 Crisis

Thanks to House and Senate Democrats, the legislation passed today to respond to the COVID-19 crisis is much improved for working families.

March 27, 2020

Workers, Supported by CWA, Call on Maximus to Meet with Organizing Committee Immediately to Address COVID-19 Crisis

As Maximus continues to take inadequate precautions to protect its employees at large federally contracted call centers, the workers who are organizing to join CWA are calling on Maximus CEO Bruce Caswell and senior leadership to immediately meet (via video) with their organizing committee to address the safety precautions the company must take to protect its workers, their families, and our communities from the COVID-19 pandemic.