News & Events

April 22, 2022

Verizon Wireless Illegally Fired Retail Employee for Organizing a Union at Seattle Store, CWA Alleges in Unfair Labor Practice Charge

The Communications Workers of America (CWA) filed an Unfair Labor Practice charge with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) against Verizon Wireless today on behalf of Jesse Mason, who was illegally fired this week after joining with his coworkers to organize a union.

April 21, 2022

Organizing Update

Workers at Verizon, Apple, and others are organizing to join CWA.

April 21, 2022

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Mobility and DirecTV (Orange), the Middlesex County Board of Social Services, and New Flyer.

April 21, 2022

CWA Members Organize a Town Hall on Expanding Broadband Access to All Communities in Arizona

CWA members hosted a public town hall meeting in Casa Grande, Ariz., to discuss the need for expanding broadband access throughout the state, especially to underserved communities.

April 21, 2022

CWA Applauds New Bill to Protect Passenger Service Agents from Abusive Passengers

The bill is designed to improve aviation safety and hold passengers convicted of intimidation, threats, or physical violence against aviation professionals accountable for their actions.

April 21, 2022

Promoting Trade Policy that Prioritizes Workers

On Tuesday, CWA Legislative Specialist Elena Lopez testified at a U.S. International Trade Commission hearing, stressing the impact that offshoring facilitated by unfair trade policies has on workers.

April 20, 2022

Workers at Apple Retail Store in Atlanta First in US to File for Union Election

Apple retail workers at the Apple Cumberland Mall store in Atlanta, Georgia filed for a union election with the National Labor Relations Board, becoming the first group of Apple retail workers in the United States to seek formal recognition for their union. The workers will be represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA).

April 19, 2022

Qualtek Tower Climbers File for Union Representation

An overwhelming majority of wireless tower climbers at QualTek in Henderson, Nev., filed a petition last week with the National Labor Relations Board for a union election.

April 14, 2022

Organizing Update

Last week, graduate student workers at Fordham University’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences voted 229-15 to form a union with CWA, and other news.

April 14, 2022

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Frontier Communications in California, Union County Division of Social Services, and Consumer Reports.