News & Events

December 20, 2018 — News

Could the T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Drive Down Wages at Verizon and AT&T?

The Economic Policy Institute (EPI) released groundbreaking new research quantifying the effects of the proposed merger on the wages of retail wireless workers.

December 20, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Envoy Air, AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T, and the Casper Star-Tribune.

December 20, 2018 — News

Organizing Update

Editorial workers at Mashable, PC Magazine, AskMen, and Geek won voluntary recognition for their union with NewsGuild of New York-CWA Local 31003.

December 20, 2018 — News

Minnesota CWAers Celebrate Win on Clean Buses

Minnesota CWAers celebrated a big victory on Monday when the Metropolitan Council announced a new plan to add electric buses to the Metro Transit bus fleet.

December 20, 2018 — News

MN CWA LPAT Coordinator Honored for Outstanding Labor Leadership

Minnesota CWA LPAT coordinator Mona Meyer has been recognized as an Outstanding Labor Leader by both the Minneapolis and St. Paul Regional Labor Federations.

December 20, 2018 — News

NLRB Rules in Favor of NewsGuild

Last week, a National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) court ruled in favor of the NewsGuild-Pacific Media Workers Guild and against San Francisco Chronicle/Hearst management.

December 20, 2018 — News

CWAers Stand with XPO Workers to Call for Change

CWA members across the country stood in solidarity with workers at XPO, joining actions with the Teamsters at Verizon stores in more than 10 cities around the country.

December 18, 2018 — Press Release

CWA Calls on Incoming Ways and Means Chair to Investigate AT&T During Tax Oversight Effort

In a letter to Congressman Richard Neal the CWA notes that AT&T broke several promises to the American people and its workers by eliminating good, middle-class jobs -- after it lobbied for the tax bill on the premise of creating jobs and raising wages.

December 13, 2018 — News

Flight Attendants Call out United's Corporate Greed

United Flight Attendants are joining together across the globe to protest United's newly announced staffing cuts on international flights.

December 13, 2018 — News

Organizing Update

Workers at New York Magazine are joining the NewsGuild of New York-CWA Local 31003.

December 13, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T, and Envoy Air.

December 13, 2018 — News

CWA Calls on Congress to Remake our Democracy by Passing H.R.1

CWA joined a diverse coalition in support of the comprehensive package of democracy reforms that House Democrats have committed to bring to the floor as the first order of business in the new Congress.

December 13, 2018 — News

Listen Now: AFA-CWA President Sara Nelson on the AFL-CIO Podcast

AFA-CWA President Nelson discussed what it means to be an active union member and more.

December 6, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Envoy Air, Law360, AT&T Southwest, and A&T Midwest.

December 6, 2018 — News

Organizing Update

Workers at media outlets are coming together to improve their working conditions and strengthen their ability to serve their communities by joining NewsGuild-CWA.

December 6, 2018 — News

Facing Public Pressure, AT&T, Verizon Pull Funding from Anti-Worker Organization

CWA joined more than 70 organizations to urge the largest corporate funders of ALEC to cut ties with the organization.

December 6, 2018 — News

CWAers are Fighting for Call Center Jobs in New Jersey

Last week, the New Jersey Senate Labor Committee held a hearing on the New Jersey Call Center Jobs Act.

November 29, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

NYC Parking Production Assistants (PPAs), who voted unanimously in February to join CWA Local 1101, have come to a tentative agreement on their first union contract!

November 29, 2018 — News

Organizing Update

Workers from the Daily Hampshire Gazette and Valley Advocate and AT&T Mobility vote to join with NewsGuild-CWA and CWA.

November 29, 2018 — News

How Working People Can Win the Fight Against Corporate Power

In remarks at this week's Democracy Initiative Annual Meeting, CWA President Chris Shelton urged attendees to take on the power of corporate interests in our political system to build a system that represents all of our interests.

November 29, 2018 — News

CWA Calls for Congressional Hearings on Proposed T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

CWA sent a letter this week calling on Reps. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) and Frank Pallone (D-N.J.) to hold hearings in early 2019 on the proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint.

November 29, 2018 — News

On World AIDS Day, CWAers Can Help End Pediatric AIDS

Approximately 400 children are infected with HIV every day. Together, we can stop this.

November 21, 2018 — News

CWA Calls on New York Public Service Commission to Deny T-Mobile-Sprint Merger Petition

Detailed economic analysis by CWA has shown that the proposed merger would eliminate 1,705 jobs in New York and 30,000 jobs nationwide.

November 21, 2018 — News

CWAers Fight Back against Corporate Power in District 2-13

“The 1% and their high-paid mouthpieces want us to focus on what is different about us in order to prevent us from uniting and fighting for our families and communities”