News & Events

May 28, 2020

Cardin Introduces Legislation to Protect CWA Members' Jobs and our Communities from Unsafe "One-Touch-Make-Ready" Policy

Last week, Senator Benjamin Cardin (D-Md.) introduced a bill to clarify that the FCC's "one-touch, make-ready" rules do not supersede collective bargaining agreements.

May 28, 2020

Organizing Update

Journalists at the Bradenton Herald and the Seattle Times vote to join with CWA.

May 28, 2020

CWA Local 1104 Nurses Thank Firefighters for Support

Nurses presented a banner to Engine No. 6 firefighters who have been providing meals and moral support to CWA members during the pandemic.

May 28, 2020

CWA District 6 Recognizes Hard Work of Essential Workers

On Friday, CWAers in District 6 held a day of action to celebrate essential workers at AT&T Mobility.

May 28, 2020

COVID-19 Resources for CWA Members

Wondering about recommended health and safety protocols at your workplace? Looking for information on state and federal benefits for workers affected by the pandemic?

May 22, 2020

CWA Endorses Joe Biden for President

The Communications Workers of America (CWA) has endorsed Joe Biden for President. In a letter to the union’s Executive Board recommending the endorsement, CWA President Chris Shelton said that Biden is “someone who will walk the walk when it comes to fighting for workers’ rights to organize and bargain collectively.”

May 21, 2020

Heroes Act Would Protect and Compensate Essential Workers, but Republicans Are Going to Block It

The bill contains provisions that would support employment for CWA members and allow them to continue to serve their communities.

May 21, 2020

CWA/NETT Training Scholarships for CWA Members

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, CWA/NETT Academy is funding more than $50,000 in training scholarships for CWA members.

May 21, 2020

New York CWAers Call for Corporations and Elected Officials to #ProtectAllWorkers

Members of CWA Local 1102 in New York participated in a car procession this week alongside workers and members of the community to demand corporations and elected officials #ProtectALLWorkers.

May 21, 2020

NewsGuild Launches "Save The News" Campaign

The new advocacy campaign makes the case that local newsrooms must be included in future federal recovery efforts to support essential industries.