News & Events

July 21, 2022

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for DirecTV (Orange), Frontier Communications in California, and OFS Fitel, LLC.

July 21, 2022

Worker Power Update

CWA members continue to build support for the PRO Act, IUE-CWA members are running for office, and public education workers in Kansas advocate for more school funding.

July 21, 2022

United Campus Workers in Louisiana Secure a Big Win for Graduate Students

Governor John Bel Edwards signed a bill into law that requires universities to provide payment or waivers for mandatory graduate fees for graduate students.

July 21, 2022

CWA New Jersey Public Workers Fight for Equity and Respect

Workers at the Department of Children and Families (DCF) in Trenton, N.J., delivered over 1,400 letters to Commissioner Christine Norbut Beyer urging the state to include clerical staff in the telework pilot program.

July 20, 2022

DirecTV Workers Picket to Demand a Fair Contract that Includes Affordable Healthcare and Adequate Wage Increases

CWA members at DirecTV have been bargaining for a fair contract for months; the owners of DirecTV continue to engage in divisive tactics and putting profits over workers.

July 19, 2022

America’s Test Kitchen Workers Vote to Join CWA

In a historic win for worker organizing in the media industry, an overwhelming majority of workers at America’s Test Kitchen (ATK) has voted for union representation with CWA in a National Labor Relations Board election.

July 19, 2022

Blizzard Quality Assurance Workers in Albany Become Second Group of Activision Blizzard Workers to Form Union with Communications Workers of America

A supermajority of quality assurance testers at Blizzard Albany (formerly Vicarious Visions) have announced the formation of the Albany Game Workers Alliance/CWA and filed for a union representation election with the National Labor Relations Board. Last week the workers asked that Activision Blizzard management voluntarily recognize their union and respect their right to organize without retaliation or interference.

July 15, 2022

Communications Workers of America: “Digital Equity is Within Reach” with Nationwide Participation in Biden-Harris Administration’s Internet for All Initiative

With all states and territories having confirmed their participation, CWA applauds the Biden administration for leaving no county behind, and ensuring that federal dollars support quality broadband buildout and union jobs.

July 14, 2022

Organizing Update

The movement for union representation at Verizon Wireless is growing!

July 14, 2022

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Verizon, WIRED, and Equality California.