News & Events

August 11, 2022

Worker Power Update

The CHIPS Act is signed into law, the U.S. Senate passed the Inflation Reduction Act, the U.S. Commerce Department offers a Job Quality Toolkit, and more.

August 11, 2022

CWA Members Fight Against Injustice at the 2022 Human Rights Conference

CWA members from across the country gathered in Phoenix, Ariz., for the 2022 CWA Human Rights Conference, presented by CWA's Women's Committee and Civil Rights and Equity Committee.

August 11, 2022

CWA Members in New Jersey Fight to Protect Public Service Jobs

CWA Local 1081 members at the Essex County Division of Family Assistance and Benefits in New Jersey have been fighting against the newly added social worker trainee title.

August 11, 2022

IUE-CWA Scholarships Awarded for 2022-2023

IUE-CWA offers two academic scholarships for members, their families, and staff members.

August 7, 2022

Senate Passage of Inflation Reduction Act Improves Working People’s Lives

With today’s passage of the Inflation Reduction Act, Senate Democrats have taken action that will improve working people’s lives by lowering the cost of prescription drugs and healthcare and investing in good, green jobs.

August 4, 2022

Organizing Update

The latest information about who is voting to join CWA.

August 4, 2022

Bargaining Update

Verizon Wireless retail workers in Everett and Lynnwood, Wash., and Brooklyn, N.Y., voted to ratify their contracts last Friday.

August 4, 2022

Worker Power Update

CWAers around the country are working to pass pro-worker legislation and supporting pro-worker candidates, defeat "right to work," and promote Build Broadband Better.

August 4, 2022

Major Win for CWA in San Diego on Subcontractor Transparency

The San Diego City Council passed the Contractor Transparency Amendment, which will require companies like Verizon to disclose the subcontractors they are using to complete permitted work.

August 1, 2022

Seattle Area Verizon Wireless Retail Workers Ratify First Union Contract, Drive Organizing Momentum at Telecom Giant

In spite of Verizon’s aggressive union-busting and retaliation efforts, workers successfully formed a union with CWA and negotiated a first contract in record time.