July 30, 2020

Aviation Workers Urge Congress to Extend CARES Act Payroll Support Program to Save Thousands of Jobs

Passenger service agents, Flight Attendants, and other aviation workers are on the front lines of an unprecedented crisis for the airline industry caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 30, 2020

New Report: The Climate Crisis is Threatening Worker Health and Safety

The report features 14 first-hand stories from workers impacted by climate change, including CWA members.

July 30, 2020

Organizing Update

Lawrence School District Paraeducators and staffers at Hope Community, Inc., are among those voting to join with CWA.

July 30, 2020

Prosegur Workers Protest Wage Theft at NLECC Worksite

Prosegur, formerly known as Command Security Corporation, is a federal contractor for the United States Postal Service.

July 30, 2020

Denver Health Workers United Members Urge Board of Directors to Take Steps to Dismantle Racism

On July 23rd, two CWA members told personal stories to the Denver Health Board of Directors about their experiences with racism on the job.

July 30, 2020

CWA Members Help Fellow Union Members Affected by COVID-19

CWA members from Local 6143 volunteered with the San Antonio Central Labor Council to give groceries to their fellow union members.

July 30, 2020

CWA Activists Gear Up for November Elections

CWA's political activists have been engaging in an intensive series of Zoom video trainings to gear up for the November elections!

July 30, 2020

CWA, AFL-CIO, AFT, Teamsters, SEIU, and USW Issue Statement Condemning Duterte Expansion of Power to Arrest and Detain Critics in the Philippines

CWA, AFL-CIO, American Federation of Teachers (AFT), International Brotherhood of Teamsters (IBT), Service Employees International Union (SEIU) and United Steelworkers (USW) issued a statement calling on the Philippine government under Rodrigo Duterte to rescind the newly-signed Anti-Terror Law.

July 28, 2020

Aviation Labor Leaders Applaud Bipartisan Majority Push for Extension of Payroll Support Program

Aviation union leaders are applauding 223 bipartisan members of Congress for calling for an extension of the CARES Act Payroll Support Program (PSP) through March 31, 2021.

July 23, 2020

CWAers Participate in National Strike/Day of Action for Black Lives

On Monday, CWAers across the country demanded that bosses and elected officials address the systemic racism that drives economic inequality in this country.

July 23, 2020

CWA Mourns Passing of Congressman John Lewis

His courage and determination in the face of some of the most brutal racist attacks any person has ever endured inspired generations of activists and leaders.

July 23, 2020

Organizing Update

Workers from the Dallas Morning News and the ACLU of Kansas vote to join with CWA.

July 23, 2020

We Must Pass the HEROES Act to Provide Relief to Workers During COVID-19

This critical legislation would benefit workers across the country, including CWA members.

July 23, 2020

New York State Assembly and Senate Pass CWA-Backed Broadband Bill!

Access to affordable high-speed internet is vital, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic with millions of New Yorkers working and schooling from home.

July 23, 2020

Know Your Rights to Paid Leave Under the Federal Families First Coronavirus Act

Family Values @ Work has created an easy to understand questionnaire and decision chart to help you understand which parts of the legislation may apply to you.

July 23, 2020

CWA: T-Mobile Should Not Be Able to Shirk its Merger Commitments on Jobs

In a filing this week with the California Public Utility Commission (CPUC), CWA urged the Commission to deny T-Mobile’s shameless new petition to strike the requirement on jobs finalized in April as part of the order to approve the company’s merger with Sprint.

July 20, 2020

CWA Members to Spotlight AT&T’s Pattern of Discriminatory Behavior in Memphis Protest, Demand Protections for Black Lives

AT&T workers and other members of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) union will hold a socially distanced protest as part of the national Strike for Black Lives Monday afternoon outside an AT&T Mobility Call Center in Memphis, Tenn. The AT&T call center workers will be joined by their colleagues from the AT&T Mobility warehouse and retail stores in Memphis, along with other local union members and community groups.

July 20, 2020

CWA Mourns Passing of Congressman John Lewis

The accomplishments of Congressman John Lewis are legendary. His courage and determination in the face of some of the most brutal racist attacks any person has ever endured inspired generations of activists and leaders, including thousands of CWA members. He truly understood the connection between labor rights and civil rights.

July 16, 2020

Act Now: Save Aviation Jobs

CWA members, including passenger service agents and Flight Attendants, are on the front lines of an unprecedented crisis for the airline industry caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 16, 2020

On Monday, Join the Strike for Black Lives

CWA members will join with other union members at SEIU, the Teamsters, AFT, and community-based organizations to hold a National Strike/Day of Action for Black Lives.

July 16, 2020

CWA Local 1102 Pushes for NY HERO Executive Order

Workers like Hope Gilmore from CWA Local 1102 in Staten Island are pushing for legislators to act to protect all workers during the pandemic.

July 16, 2020

Virginia Issues Landmark Emergency Temporary Workplace Standard to Protect Workers from COVID-19

When workers are protected, communities are protected!

July 16, 2020

Organizing Update

Nine employees at TDS Metrocom in Schofield, Wis., voted overwhelmingly to join CWA.

July 16, 2020

U.S. Banks Earn Failing Grades on COVID-19 Response

The Committee for Better Banks released a new analysis of the nation's 12 largest retail banks' COVID-19 response, finding major shortcomings in how the nation's wealthiest industry has handled the pandemic.