December 3, 2020

Join Us Today for a Democracy Reform Activist Training

We have a real shot at making historic progress at strengthening our democracy by getting the For The People Act signed into law.

November 19, 2020

Journalists of L.A. Times Win A Decisive Victory for Pay Equity

Owners of the Times and Tribune Publishing agreed to pay $3 million to settle a class-action lawsuit alleging that women and journalists of color were paid less than their white male counterparts.

November 12, 2020

Labor Women Get Out the Vote!

CWA collaborated with the AFL-CIO to launch "Labor Women Get Out the Vote," a phone- and textbanking initiative during the final weeks of the 2020 elections.

November 12, 2020

Organizing Update

Staffers of Color Of Change, one of the nation's largest racial justice organizations, have voted to join with CWA.

November 5, 2020

CWA-Endorsed Candidates Win Big on Election Day

CWA members across the country worked tirelessly in the home stretch to deliver key election wins to elect pro-worker candidates!

October 15, 2020

Join CWAers to Phonebank Together to Elect Biden!

Hundreds of CWAers across the country are phonebanking together to flip the Senate and to elect Joe Biden and Kamala Harris!

October 15, 2020

CWA Leaders Build Skills at 2020 Minority Leadership Institute

Despite the challenges of the pandemic, eleven CWA leaders participated in the 2020 Minority Leadership Institute, held virtually this year.

September 24, 2020

CWAers are Fired Up to Beat Trump and Retake the Senate!

Over the past few weeks, hundreds of CWA members have gathered virtually to make calls for Biden-Harris and pro-worker U.S. Senate candidates!

September 24, 2020

How We Can Fix Our Broken Senate

The House of Representatives has passed hundreds of bills that would help working families, but Mitch McConnell has blocked them all.

September 10, 2020

CWA Joins #SaveTheVote Efforts to Protect Integrity of Fall Elections

The goal of the campaign is to provide clear, accurate information about voting to the American people.

September 3, 2020

A Labor Day Message from CWA President Chris Shelton

Labor Day traditionally marks the homestretch of election season. As we race toward November 3rd, working people have more at stake than ever before.

September 3, 2020

Airline Workers Demand Action on Payroll Support Program Extension

Last week, CWA members who work at American Airlines as passenger service agents and allies held a protest outside of the Charlotte office of U.S. Senator Thom Tillis.

August 27, 2020

Town Hall Call: Saving Our Jobs

The COVID-19 relief package passed by Congress in March provided funding to keep workers on the payroll, improved access to paid leave, and expanded unemployment benefits.

August 13, 2020

CWAers Attend Virtual Training on Building An Anti-Racist Union

In response to the national uprisings following the murder of George Floyd, the CWA Executive Board committed to create dedicated spaces for open dialogue on race for our members and leaders.

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 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 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

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 9, 2020

Political Update

The latest election news from Texas and Colorado.

June 25, 2020

Organizing Update

The latest news in CWA Organizing.

June 25, 2020

CWAers Celebrate Juneteenth with Livestream Featuring Union Leaders

From poverty to policing practices to the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 in Black communities, as union members, we must begin discussing ways to dismantle racism.

June 25, 2020

House Democrats Introduce Bill to Expand Broadband Infrastructure

CWA President Chris Shelton thanked the Members of Congress for introducing a bill that includes many provisions important to CWA members, including strong labor protections.