News & Events

November 7, 2019

CWA Members Put Pro-Worker Candidates over the Top in Local Elections

CWA members knocked on doors, made phone calls, and got out the vote to elect pro-worker candidates, including some of their fellow CWA members.

November 7, 2019

CWA Condemns Raid and Arrest of Union Organizer and CWA Ally in the Philippines

Military police raided the regional offices of several progressive and union organizations in Bacolod, Philippines, on Friday, arresting union organizer Mary-Anne Krueger and others.

November 7, 2019

Apply for the Beirne Foundation Scholarship for 2020-2021

The CWA Joe Beirne Foundation will award 16 partial college scholarships of $4,000 each for two years for the 2020-2021 academic year.

November 7, 2019

Colorado CWAers Put Pressure on Republican Senator to Protect Jobs

Colorado CWA members dropped off almost 300 letters and postcards encouraging Republican Senator Cory Gardner to support three pieces of vital legislation.

November 7, 2019

As State Lawsuit Remains Pending, CWA Criticizes FCC's Formal Approval of T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

A lawsuit seeking to block the proposed merger by state attorneys general remains pending.

November 7, 2019

Trump's NAFTA 2.0 Plan Falls Short

IUE-CWA President Carl Kennebrew authored an op-ed that was published by the Columbus Dispatch laying out how the Trump NAFTA 2.0 plan falls short for working people.

November 1, 2019

CWA Condemns Raid and Arrest of Trade Union Organizer Anne Krueger in the Philippines

Disturbing reports from the Philippines indicate that military police have raided the regional offices of several progressive and union organizations in Bacolod, arresting union organizer Mary-Anne Krueger (known as Anne) as well as an organizer for the BPO Industry Employee Network (BIEN), who was subsequently released.

October 31, 2019

AT&T Reports More Job Cuts, Massive Stock Buyback Plan

As part of this week's quarterly earnings report, AT&T revealed that it had cut employment by 5,950 jobs during the third quarter of 2019, bringing the total cuts at AT&T since the corporate tax cut went into effect in January 2018 to 33,778.

October 31, 2019

American Prospect Highlights CWA's "Culture of Readiness" to Strike

The American Prospect last week published an in-depth piece called "Why We Wear Red on Thursdays" detailing how CWA for the past several decades has distinguished itself as a union that is willing to strike.

October 31, 2019

CWAers Featured at Progressive Strategy Summit

CWAers were featured at an event bringing together members of the Congressional Progressive Caucus and activists from every corner of the progressive movement.