October 2, 2019

CWA’s Statement on the NLRB’s Decision on T-Mobile’s T-Voice Program

"We are dismayed that President Trump's appointees to the NLRB have overruled Judge Steckler's determination that T-Mobile created an illegal company-controlled workplace organization called T-Voice."

July 19, 2019

Statement from Communications Workers of America President Chris Shelton on President Trump’s announcement that Eugene Scalia is his new pick for Secretary of Labor

“It’s no surprise that President Trump’s new pick for Labor Secretary, Eugene Scalia, has a long record of representing big business at the expense of working people."

July 12, 2019

CWA Statement on the Resignation of Labor Secretary Alex Acosta

CWA addresses the resignation of Labor Secretary Alex Acosta.

February 28, 2019

NLRB Accuses Nokia of Violating Federal Labor Laws

The NLRB accuses Nokia of refusing to bargain in good faith over the closure of a remote installation and support facility.

December 20, 2018

NLRB Rules in Favor of NewsGuild

Last week, a National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) court ruled in favor of the NewsGuild-Pacific Media Workers Guild and against San Francisco Chronicle/Hearst management.

September 20, 2018

The Republican NLRB is Trying to Make it Harder for Working People to Join Together

The National Labor Relations Board was created in 1935 to help protect the right of workers to organize and bargain collectively with their employer.

September 7, 2018

GDIT Workers Take Fight for Fair Wages and Better Working Conditions to the Hill

Workers from GDIT, the top federal contractor in the call center industry, and XPO Logistics spoke on how labor law violations at federal contractors keep workers in poverty.

September 4, 2018

As GDIT Workers Stand Strong against Intimidation, GDIT Hit with Two New NLRB Complaints

“GDIT management needs to respect the rights of its workers to organize.”

July 12, 2018

Supreme Court Pick Brett Kavanaugh Has Long Record of Siding with Corporations against CWA Members

CWA is opposing President Trump's nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court and calling on members of the U.S. Senate to reject this nomination.

May 29, 2018

In Boost for Efforts to Gain a Union Voice, GDIT Workers Win Settlement

GDIT has agreed to a settlement that vacates 2017 union election results at its former Alexandria, Virginia facility that were tainted by GDIT’s union busting activities, and requires the company to send a notice to all affected employees pledging not to engage in those anti-union activities in the future.

February 7, 2018

NLRB Issues Complaint against General Dynamics Information Technology for Federal Labor Law Violations

The NLRB has issued a complaint against GDIT for violating federal labor laws at its Alexandria, VA facility. This complaint follows a series of complaints filed by CWA with the Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division.

January 4, 2018

CWA Members Fight Proposed Layoffs at AT&T

CWA members from across the country are taking action to stop AT&T's proposed layoffs, which were announced just before Christmas.

January 4, 2018

Workers' Rights Under Assault by Trump NLRB

In President Trump's first few months with a Republican majority on the National Labor Relations Board, collective bargaining protections for workers have already come under attack.

November 16, 2017

Organizing Update

Workers at DIRECTV and Visionworks have voted for CWA representation.

October 5, 2017

T-Mobile Ordered to Rescind Illegal Policies

T-Mobile US workers have regained their right to speak out at work and other important rights on the job.

October 5, 2017

Judge Orders NCI to Rehire Fired Union Supporters

An NLRB judge in Fort Worth found that the National Captioning Institute violated federal law when it fired two workers for their union activity

September 29, 2017

T-Mobile Ordered to Rescind Illegal Policies

The NLRB and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit have ordered T-Mobile to rescind its illegal workplace rules as of today, September 29.

July 20, 2017

StoryCorps Workers Fight Anti-Union Campaign

The Nation wrote about how StoryCorps is running an aggressive anti-union campaign.

June 8, 2017

Company Providing Interpreters for Immigration Courts Illegally Misclassified, Fired Workers, NLRB Says

The company that provides interpreting services for federal immigration courts, illegally misclassified its employees as independent contractors and fired interpreters who spoke out.

April 6, 2017

Judge Orders T-Mobile to Disband Illegal Workplace Organization

An NLRB judge ruled that T-Mobile created an illegal workplace "union" and ordered them to disband the company-controlled organization.

April 4, 2017

Judge Orders T-Mobile to Disband Illegal Workplace Organization

A National Labor Relations Board administrative law judge has ruled that T-Mobile created an illegal workplace organization and ordered T-Mobile to immediately disband the company-controlled organization.

August 25, 2016

Organizing Update

Organizing updates for Law360 and DirecTV.

August 23, 2016

CWA: DOL Rules Will Stop Abuse of Workers by Federal Contractors

The Communications Workers of America commends the Department of Labor for looking out for the millions of working Americans who have seen their workplace rights abused by contractors doing business with the federal government.

August 4, 2016

T-Mobile Update

The NLRB ruled against T-Mobile's employee handbook.