News & Events

January 21, 2021

Campus Workers Win $15 Minimum Wage

In response to pressure from union and community members, University of Memphis President M. David Rudd emailed all campus workers on Tuesday announcing a commitment to increase the minimum wage to $15 per hour effective June 5, 2021.

January 21, 2021

Biden Inaugural Event Features CWA Member

CWA Local 3204 member Adonis Brevard was featured in a virtual event hosted by Biden's Presidential Inaugural Committee.

January 21, 2021

It's Time for Union Members to Fight to Make the PRO Act Law

CWA Secretary-Treasurer Sara Steffens was featured on a Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act national virtual townhall co-hosted by CWA, the AFL-CIO, and the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT).

January 21, 2021

Bargaining Update

Gloucester County library workers, who organized to join CWA Local 1085 in 2019, celebrated the overwhelming ratification of their first contract.

January 21, 2021

Firing Peter Robb Shows Biden’s Commitment to Preventing the Abuse of Corporate Power

By firing National Labor Relations Board General Counsel Peter Robb yesterday, President Joe Biden clearly demonstrated his commitment to ensuring that workers are free to build power and exercise their rights under the National Labor Relations Act.

January 15, 2021

With Biden's COVID-19 Relief Plan, Workers Will Have the Support They Need

With his comprehensive relief plan, Joe Biden has shown that he understands how deeply the COVID-19 crisis has affected working people.

January 14, 2021

Join Us Tonight for a PRO Act Virtual Town Hall

It's time to build worker power! Join us tonight at 7pm Eastern for a virtual town hall co-hosted by CWA.

January 14, 2021

CWA Applauds Biden's Pick of Marty Walsh for Labor Secretary

Walsh is a longtime union member and labor leader, and a great choice to serve as Biden's Labor Secretary for working people.

January 14, 2021

Continuing the Fight for Justice on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

CWA leaders will be featured on panels at the AFL-CIO's MLK Civil and Human Rights Conference, which will be held virtually this week.

January 14, 2021

Defending Our Democracy

CWA issued a statement on Wednesday calling for corporations to demand refunds from and cease contributions to the Republican Attorneys General Association, which played a key role in promoting last week's riots.