June 13, 2019

AT&T is Cutting Jobs and Abandoning Rural Communities Across the Midwest

In large parts of the states examined by CWA, AT&T has not upgraded its copper network to fiber to better serve customers.

June 13, 2019

Bargaining and Mobilization Update

The latest from AT&T and Air Wisconsin.

June 13, 2019

Attorneys General File Suit to Block T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

CWA has been a leading opponent of the deal and has kept concerns about job loss and lower wages in the wireless industry at the center of the discussion.

June 13, 2019

New Federal Bill Would Crack Down on Call Center Offshoring

The bill would ensure that taxpayer dollars are not rewarding companies that offshore their customer service work and would give consumers the power to decide where to have their calls handled.

June 13, 2019

New Jersey State Workers Fighting for a Fair State Budget

CWA members have been going all out to fight to protect workers, making hundreds of phone calls to legislators asking them to stand with the governor.

June 13, 2019

CWA and 60 Organizations Submit Comments to FCC Opposing Proposal to Cap the Universal Service Fund

The Universal Service Fund supports programs like Lifeline and the Connect America Fund to make broadband service more affordable and accessible to lower-income families.

June 12, 2019

New Analysis: AT&T Cutting Jobs, Abandoning Rural Communities Across Midwest

Four new reports from the Communications Workers of America (CWA) show that AT&T is neglecting rural and suburban communities across the Midwest. Focusing on Wisconsin, Ohio, Michigan and Indiana, the reports detail how AT&T is cutting its workforce and creating service problems for customers and public safety hazards.

June 11, 2019

CWA Applauds Decisive Action by State Attorneys General to Prevent T-Mobile and Sprint from Gaining Anti-Competitive Power

We applaud these Attorneys General for taking decisive action to prevent T-Mobile and Sprint from gaining anti-competitive power at the expense of workers, customers, and communities.

June 6, 2019

Bargaining and Mobilization Update

The latest bargaining and mobilizing news for General Electric and AT&T.

June 6, 2019

Delaware Expands Collective Bargaining Rights for CWA State Workers!

Last week, Delaware Governor John Carney signed SB-8 to expand collective bargaining rights for all state worker bargaining units.

June 6, 2019

CWAers Win Protections for Nevada and Alabama Call Center Jobs

Thanks to the hard work of Nevada CWAers, call center legislation is now heading to Governor Steve Sisolak for a signature!

June 6, 2019

CWAers Urge Congress to Raise the Wage

Piedmont passenger service agents are fighting to raise the federal minimum wage to $15 by 2024.

June 6, 2019

West Virginia Education Workers’ Fight is Our Fight

The West Virginia State Senate passed legislation this week to further restrict education workers' right to strike.

May 30, 2019

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for the University of California and AT&T, including AT&T Midwest, AT&T Legacy T, AT&T Mobility, and AT&T Southeast.

May 30, 2019

CWA Members Win Protections for Call Center Jobs in Colorado and Alabama

CWAers across the country are mobilizing to protect call center jobs from offshoring!

May 30, 2019

New Report: The GOP Corporate Tax Cut Bill is Doing Nothing for Working People

A new report from the nonpartisan Congressional Research Service reveals the ugly truth about the Republican corporate tax cut bill.

May 23, 2019

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for the University of California and Envoy Air.

May 23, 2019

TSEU-CWA Members Hold Massive Organizing Blitz!

With help from organizers, activists, stewards, and campaign leads from across the country, TSEU-CWA signed up 318 new members across Texas!

May 23, 2019

CWA Local 1298 Helps Win Minimum Wage Increase for Connecticut Workers

After years of organizing and campaigning by workers, unions, and community groups, the Connecticut legislature voted this month to raise the state's minimum wage to $15 per hour!

May 23, 2019

Report: Verizon Failed Those Affected by Hurricane Michael

Well-trained union members make a difference in a crisis.

May 23, 2019

It's Time to Pass a Wall Street Sales Tax

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) introduced the Inclusive Prosperity Act, which imposes a Wall Street sales tax to generate revenues to invest in the needs of the American people.

May 23, 2019

CWA President Chris Shelton Wins FDR Award

The award, presented by the Roosevelt Institute, honors individuals whose careers exemplify President Roosevelt's extraordinary dedication to public service.

May 23, 2019

CWA Members Build Worker Power in Ohio

Members of CWA Locals 4320, 4400, 4502, and IUE-CWA Local 84755 attended a CWA Political Activist Training "boot camp" in Columbus last week.

May 20, 2019

CWA: T-Mobile/Sprint Merger Remains Anticompetitive, Harmful to American Workers and Should Be Blocked

A statement from CWA in response to news that several FCC Commissioners have voiced support for the proposed T-Mobile/Sprint merger after the companies announced a series of new commitments and conditions.