October 17, 2019

Bargaining and Mobilization Update

Members at the Los Angeles Times reached a tentative agreement with management.

October 17, 2019

30,000 Jobs at Risk As Billionaire Takes Aim at AT&T

Billionaire Paul Singer's hedge fund Elliott Management has bought shares of AT&T and launched a campaign arguing for the company to cut costs by laying off workers.

October 17, 2019

Organizing Update

The Arizona Republic newsroom employees vote to join with CWA.

October 17, 2019

CWAers Call on Congress to Pass PRO Act to Build Union Member Power

On a National Day of Action on Wednesday, hundreds of CWA members across the country made phone calls to Congress to pressure them to pass the PRO Act.

October 17, 2019

Companies Putting Shareholders Ahead of Workers are Harming our Communities

CWAers briefed members of Congress and their staff this week on how the recent rise of stock buybacks is harming workers, communities, and the whole economy.

October 17, 2019

CWAers Building Support for Bills to Protect U.S. Jobs

It's time to stop making it easier and more profitable for companies to ship our jobs overseas.

October 17, 2019

Governor Newsom Makes Wrong Call By Vetoing California's Anti-Offshoring Call Center Bill

The Protect Call Center Jobs Act of 2019 would have protected California's working families and taxpayers.

October 17, 2019

CWAers Gear Up for 2020 Fight

CWA activists and local leaders held watch parties this week for the third Democratic Primary Debate.

October 17, 2019

Building Solidarity with Call Center Workers Around the World

A delegation of CWA members went on a fact-finding delegation to investigate the working conditions at call centers in the Philippines.

October 17, 2019

Save the Date: Safety and Health National Conference

Register today for this conference, December 3-5, focused on making workplaces safer today.

October 17, 2019

2020 Avaya/CWA/IBEW Academic Awards

2020 Avaya/CWA/IBEW Academic Awards Program

October 16, 2019

30,000+ Family-Supporting Jobs at Risk if AT&T Accepts Elliott Management’s Destructive Proposals

Research compiled by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) estimates that more than 30,000 family-supporting jobs will be at risk of elimination or a reduction in wages and benefits if AT&T’s leadership engages in the restructuring and divestitures proposed by Elliott Management and its CEO Paul Singer.

October 10, 2019

Bargaining and Mobilization Update

The latest information about Frontier Communications.

October 10, 2019

AT&T is Abandoning Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Just weeks after billionaire CEO Paul Singer’s Elliott Management Corporation announced that it had acquired about 1% of AT&T and laid out plans to extract profits from the company by cutting jobs and selling off critical assets, AT&T announced its intention to sell off wireless and wireline operations in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands to Liberty Latin America, a company with a history of union-busting and job cuts.

October 10, 2019

Workers and Elected Leaders Protest Racial Discrimination at Verizon Wireless

Verizon Wireless workers and elected leaders rallied outside the Verizon Wireless store on Wall Street.

October 10, 2019

Arizona CWAers Building Worker Power!

Last week, CWA members and retirees participated in several events and actions.

October 10, 2019

CWA Local 1108 Shows Solidarity with UAW Members

Striking UAW members at General Motors are still holding the line, and we're out there standing with them!

October 10, 2019

No One Should Be Fired for Being Themselves at Work

CWAers rallied on the Supreme Court steps to show solidarity for LGBTQ workers.

October 10, 2019

CWA Leader Honored as Allegheny County CLC Woman of the Year

Marge Krueger, CWA Director of Airline Passenger Service, was honored this week as the Allegheny County Pennsylvania Central Labor Council Woman of the Year.

October 10, 2019

Save the Date: PRO Act Day of Action

On Wednesday, October 16, CWA members will be making a huge push to pass the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act.

October 10, 2019

CWA: Proposed T-Mobile/Sprint Remedy Fails Public Interest Standard and DoJ Should Withdraw Consent

In new Tunney Act comments filed today with the DoJ Antitrust Division, CWA assessed the Department’s proposed Final Judgment on the T-Mobile/Sprint merger and the announced divestiture deal with DISH.

October 9, 2019

AT&T está abandonando a Puerto Rico y las Islas Vírgenes Americanas

A solo semanas que el multi millonario CEO Paul Singer por medio de su empresa Elliot Management Corporation anunciara que adquirieron 1% de AT&T y estableció planes para extraer ganancias de dicha empresa por medio de recortes de trabajos y la venta de activos críticos, AT&T anunció su intención de vender las operaciones de línea fija e inalámbrica en Puerto Rico e Islas Vírgenes Americanas a Liberty Latino America, una empresa con una historia de atacar uniones y recortes de empleo.

October 3, 2019

CWA to AT&T Board and Investors: Reject Damaging Proposals from Elliott Management

Elliott Management purchased about 1% of AT&T's stock and announced plans last month to extract profits from the company by cutting jobs and selling off critical assets.

October 3, 2019

Bargaining and Mobilization Update

The latest bargaining information from AT&T Southeast and Nokia.