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April 18, 2019 — News

Bargaining Update

Bargaining updates for Envoy Air, Frontier Communications, AT&T Midwest, AT&T Legacy T and AT&T Southeast.

April 11, 2019 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for the University of California and Cornerstone Staffing Solutions, Inc. (RightStone).

April 11, 2019 — News

TSEU-CWA Members Lobby for Long-Overdue Raises for State Workers

Hundreds of Texas state workers, members of the Texas State Employees Union-CWA Local 6186, gathered in Austin on Wednesday for a huge lobby day to take a stand for economic and social justice for state workers.

April 11, 2019 — News

New Jersey CWA Shop Stewards Hone Skills

More than 750 CWA Shop Stewards from locals across New Jersey gathered in Atlantic City at the end of March for the largest two-day state conference ever held for CWA Stewards in New Jersey.

April 11, 2019 — News

Building Worker Power in CWA District 3!

Across CWA District 3, CWA members are gaining valuable new skills to deploy in political and legislative fights to build worker power!

April 11, 2019 — News

CWA Supports Reinstating Glass-Steagall to Rein in Big Banks

This week, Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio) introduced the Return to Prudent Banking Act of 2019.

April 10, 2019 — Press Release

CWA Statement on House Open Internet Vote

CWA believes that we need clear, enforceable rules to protect a free and open internet.

April 4, 2019 — News

Presidential Candidates Field Questions from CWA Members on How to Fix Our Democracy

CWA members from across the country this week attended the We the People membership summit of progressive organizations focusing on strategies to fight back against attacks on our democracy.

April 4, 2019 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Air Wisconsin.

April 4, 2019 — News

Fighting for Workers in CWA District 7

At the CWA District 7 Conference this week in Minneapolis, Minn., CWA President Chris Shelton rallied CWA members to organize to build worker power!

April 4, 2019 — News

CWA Secures Settlement with GDIT on Union Busting Charges

CWA has agreed to settle its charges that GDIT engaged in unlawful union-busting activity at call centers handling Medicare and Federal ACA Marketplace inquiries.

April 4, 2019 — News

Journalists Fight for Equal Pay in Newsrooms

On Equal Pay Day, NewsGuild-CWA members stood up for equal pay by posting on social media, putting up table tents, and talking with their colleagues about how unions can address pay discrimination directly.

April 4, 2019 — News

CWA Members Urge Lawmakers to Protect Georgia Call Center Jobs

CWA members in Georgia met with lawmakers last week at the state capitol and urged them to support S.B. 231, a CWA-supported bill to protect Georgia call center jobs.

April 4, 2019 — News

CWA Local 7777 Members Push for Higher Standards for Colorado Students

Last week, CWA Local 7777 member Sandra Parker Murray presented testimony in support of H.B. 1249 (Safety and Accountability in School Contracting) at a Colorado House Education Committee hearing.

March 28, 2019 — News

Congress Probes AT&T's Broken Promises on Jobs

When the Republican corporate tax cut bill was being debated, AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson was happy to make big promises to the American people that if it passed, AT&T would create thousands of new jobs.

March 28, 2019 — News

CWA Member Urges Senators to Act to Rein in Corporate Stock Buybacks

Since the passage of the Republican corporate tax cut bill, companies like AT&T have failed to raise wages for their employees, and have instead funneled their massive profits from the tax bill into stock buybacks that only benefit executives and large shareholders. 

March 28, 2019 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for the AT&T Mobility "Green" Contract.

March 28, 2019 — News

Pennsylvania CWA Members Fighting for Economic Justice

CWA members from Locals 13000 and 13500 gathered in Harrisburg for a Reversing Runaway Inequality training last week.

March 28, 2019 — News

CWA Tells Congress to Send Negotiators Back to the Table on NAFTA 2.0

CWA's Director of Legislation, Politics, and International Affairs Shane Larson testified before the Trade subcommittee of the U.S. House Ways & Means Committee on how the Trump Administration's NAFTA 2.0 falls short for working families.

March 27, 2019 — Press Release

At Congressional Hearing on Corporate Tax Cuts, CWA Calls for AT&T Accountability

CWA President Chris Shelton testified in front of the House Ways and Means Committee Wednesday about the impact of the Tax Cut and Jobs Act on working Americans and called on Congress to hold big corporations accountable for their failed promises to raise wages and create jobs with their tax windfalls.

March 21, 2019 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for the University of California, the New Jersey Executive Branch, Frontier Airlines, and NBC Universal.

March 21, 2019 — News

CWA Secures Agreement with Facebook on Sweeping Reforms to Curb Discrimination

Under the agreement, the tech giant will make sweeping changes to its paid advertising platform to prevent discrimination in employment, housing, and credit advertising.

March 21, 2019 — News

At Shareholder Meeting, Call Center Workers Call on Maximus to Respect Right to Organize

Maximus employees also called on the company to meet with a committee of workers to discuss how improved working conditions would help achieve better outcomes for Maximus and its customers.

March 21, 2019 — News

CWA Urges Congress to Pass "No Tax Breaks for Outsourcing Act"

The Republican corporate tax cut bill contained a provision that rewards and incentivizes the offshoring of more American jobs.