CWAers across the country are making major strides on passing legislation to protect call center jobs from offshoring!
This week, the New York Call Center Jobs Act passed through the New York Senate Labor Committee. It's a big step forward to getting the bill enacted. Check out this great story in The Daily News about the committee vote.
New York CWAers flooded the New York State Capitol with red this week to urge legislators to pass the New York Call Center Jobs Act.
In Virginia, a call center bill focused on state agencies passed the House of Delegates this week with a 60-34 vote. It's next up in the Senate Commerce and Labor Committee.
In Washington, the House and Workplace Standard Committee has a hearing on a call center bill today, while in Maine, the Labor and House Committee is holding a hearing for a call center bill next week.
In Tennessee, a call center bill was introduced this week in the House and Senate with bipartisan support.
New Jersey, Texas, Georgia, West Virginia, and Arizona have already introduced call center bills, while Connecticut, Florida, Alabama, Minnesota, Colorado, and Nevada are expected to follow suit in the coming weeks.