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.

January 14, 2021

CWA Supports Fuse Media's Complaint Against AT&T

Fuse Media, a Latino-owned and managed cable network, has alleged that AT&T is forcing it off of its distribution platforms in favor of programming from WarnerMedia, which is owned by AT&T.

January 13, 2021

Suspending Contributions to Lawmakers Who Voted to Overturn the Election is Not Enough

Corporations must stop supporting the vast network of trade associations and political groups that provide financial and other support to the elected officials who would stop at nothing to keep Donald Trump and his enablers in power.

January 12, 2021

CWA and Supporters Call on Lumen Technologies CEO to Extend MLK Holiday and Address Racism at Company

A delegation of African American workers from the Communications Workers of America sent a letter to Lumen Technologies CEO Jeff Storey yesterday, asking that he designate the federal Martin Luther King Jr. Day as a paid holiday for all Lumen workers.

January 7, 2021

CWA Members Continue to Build Worker Power with Wins in Georgia Senate Runoff

With this week's victories for Rev. Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff, working people in Georgia and across the United States have ensured that their voices will be heard on Capitol Hill in 2021 and beyond.

January 7, 2021

Google Workers Join CWA

On Monday, workers at Google announced the creation of the Alphabet Workers Union. Alphabet is Google's parent company.

January 7, 2021

Bargaining Update

CWA and AT&T agreed to extend two contracts covering 24,000 technicians, call center customer support workers, and representatives.

January 7, 2021

CWA Members Sound Alarm of Sexual Assault, Toxic Workplace at AT&T Vallejo Store

AT&T workers and community allies rallied together to demand change at AT&T Mobility's Vallejo store after an assistant manager sexually assaulted a worker in October.

January 7, 2021

CWA Raises Concerns about Verizon's Proposed Acquisition of TracFone

TracFone is now one of the largest providers of Lifeline services, a federal program that makes phone and internet services more affordable for low-income customers.

January 7, 2021

In Memoriam – January 7, 2021

CWA has established a memorial page for members who have lost their lives to COVID-19.

January 7, 2021

Marty Walsh Will Ensure That Workers are at the Table in the Biden Administration

Marty Walsh is a trade unionist to his core and an excellent choice to lead the Department of Labor during this critical time.

January 7, 2021

Yesterday’s Insurrection Was An Attack on Democracy by White Supremacists and Fascists

Yesterday, the world watched as armed insurrectionists, with the encouragement of the President of the United States, launched an attack on the Capitol in an attempt to undermine our democracy and prevent Congress from certifying the results of the Presidential election.

January 6, 2021

CWA Members Continue to Build Worker Power with Wins in Georgia Senate Runoff

With a Senate win for Rev. Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff on track to defeat Sen. David Perdue, working people in Georgia and across the United States have ensured that their voices will be heard on Capitol Hill.

January 5, 2021

Communications Workers of America (CWA) Applauds House Democrats for Reintroduction of the For the People Act (H.R. 1)

CWA supports the House Democrats' reintroduction of H.R. 1, the For the People Act, a sweeping pro-democracy bill that contains reforms essential to fixing our political system, including expanding voting rights, getting money out of politics, redistricting, and strengthening government ethics.

January 4, 2021

Google Workers, Demanding Change at Work, Are Launching a Union With the Communications Workers of America

Today, workers at Google and other Alphabet companies are announcing the creation of the Alphabet Workers Union with support from the Communications Workers of America (CWA)—the first of its kind in the company’s history. It will be the first union open to all employees and contractors at any Alphabet company, with dues-paying members, an elected board of directors, and paid organizing staff.

December 22, 2020

CWA Contract with AT&T Extended for Mobility Workers

The Communications Workers of America and AT&T have agreed to extend two contracts covering 24,000 technicians, call center customer support workers and representatives at AT&T's retail stores in 45 states, the District of Columbia, and the Virgin Islands.

December 22, 2020

CWA Files FCC Comments on Proposed Verizon Acquisition of TracFone, Raising Lifeline and Anticompetitive Harm Concerns, Urging Commission to Impose Conditions 

The Communications Workers of America (CWA) filed comments Friday with the FCC raising serious concerns with the proposed acquisition of TracFone by Verizon. The comments urge the Commission to request more information from the companies to adequately review the impacts of the transaction and urge the FCC to impose specific conditions to protect Lifeline customers and customers in the MVNO market from anticompetitive harms.

December 22, 2020

The Communications Workers of America (CWA) Calls for the FCC to Reject Legislators’ Efforts to Block Rural Broadband Funding to Frontier

CWA District 2-13 Vice President Ed Mooney sent a letter to the FCC urging the Commission to reject WV legislators’ ill-advised efforts to block Frontier Communications’ successful bid to receive rural broadband funding from the FCC’s Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF).

December 22, 2020

The Communications Workers of America (CWA) Files FCC Comments Supporting Fuse Media’s Complaint against AT&T

CWA) filed FCC comments today in support of Fuse Media’s Program Carriage Complaint to the FCC.

December 17, 2020

Biden's Choice for Trade Representative Will Stand Up for Workers

The United States Trade Representative is the president's principal trade advisor and negotiator.