News

November 14, 2018 — Press Release

Is T-Mobile’s New FCC Filing and New Economic Argument a Bad Sign for Proposed T-Mobile/Sprint Merger?

The filing appears to largely abandon the company’s previous economic claims that the merger would accelerate nationwide 5G build-out, help bring high-speed broadband to rural America, and make T-Mobile into a super maverick, “Un-Carrier” competitor.

November 9, 2018 — Press Release

Rep. Al Green (D-TX) Pens Letter to American Airlines CEO Doug Parker Urging Good Faith Negotiations with Envoy Passenger Service Agents

Rep. Green’s letter reiterates concern he voiced earlier this year when he joined 80 members of Congress who called on American Airlines to support living wages for Envoy passenger service agents.

November 8, 2018 — News

Big Wins for Working Families in Midterm Elections!

CWAers across the country won major victories for working people on Election Day, electing strong pro-worker candidates who will change the face of Congress and beyond.

November 8, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Piedmont Airlines, Nokia, and Windstream.

November 8, 2018 — News

AFA-CWA Fights Airline Staffing Cuts

United Airlines announced it will reduce service by pre-plating meals on the ground and eliminating a Flight Attendant position on certain international flights.

November 7, 2018 — Press Release

CWA-Backed Candidates Win Big on Election Day

The Communications Workers of America’s intense multi-pronged political program, combined with a year-long effort to highlight the failed promises of the Tax Cut and Jobs Act, made the difference in some of the most competitive races of the 2018 midterm election. Tuesday’s results are a defining moment for pro-worker progressives who will change the face of Congress, state houses and hundreds of local and municipal offices from coast-to-coast.

November 1, 2018 — News

Iowa CWAers Vote to Keep Their Union!

All 21 Iowa CWA public sector bargaining units have voted overwhelmingly to keep their union.

November 1, 2018 — News

Proposed T-Mobile/Sprint Merger Would Cause Substantial Harm to Working People and Consumers

CWA submitted new comments on October 31 to the FCC on the proposed T-Mobile/Sprint merger.

November 1, 2018 — News

Hundreds of Hattiesburg Call Center Workers Rally for Fair Pay and a Union

On Monday, hundreds of General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) workers rallied outside their call center in Hattiesburg, Miss., against poverty level wages.

November 1, 2018 — News

CWAers Build Worker Power at 2018 CWA Minority Leadership Institute

Last week, thirteen CWA members completed an intensive residential training program as part of the 2018 CWA Minority Leadership Institute.

November 1, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Envoy Air and AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T.

November 1, 2018 — News

Election Update

The latest election information for Michigan, Texas, Pennsylvania, and Arizona.

November 1, 2018 — News

Make a Plan to Make Your Vote Count

Have you made your plan to vote yet?

November 1, 2018 — News

CWA Announces Support for “Yes on Measure B,” the Public Bank of Los Angeles Ballot Initiative

The Public Bank of Los Angeles would safeguard the city's assets while providing essential financial services that keep the public’s interests front and center.

October 30, 2018 — Press Release

Hundreds of Hattiesburg Federally Contracted Call Center Workers Rally for Fair Pay and a Union

The rally coincides with the release of a new report by Georgetown University’s Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor.

October 25, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Dex Media, Inc., Nokia, Law360, AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T, and Envoy Air.

October 25, 2018 — News

Election Update

The most recent election news from Georgia, Pennsylvania, Arizona, New Jersey, and New York.

October 25, 2018 — News

New Report: GOP Corporate Tax Cut Bill Puts Call Center Jobs at Risk

Senators on the Joint Economic Committee released a report this week showing that 15.4 million U.S. jobs – including call center jobs – are at risk of being offshored.

October 25, 2018 — News

CWAers Stand in Solidarity with Thousands of Marriott Workers on Strike

CWA members and retirees stand in solidarity with thousands of Marriott workers who are on strike in Detroit, Boston, Hawaii, Oakland, San Diego, San Francisco, and San Jose.

October 24, 2018 — News

AT&T Legacy T - Mobilization Report #11

Six (6) Months After Expiration

October 18, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information from the University of California, Digital First Media, Miami Air, and the Duquesne Club.

October 18, 2018 — News

Election Update

The latest election news from New York, Nevada, and Texas. Plus, how customer service reps are taking action.

October 18, 2018 — News

CWA Files Lawsuit to Fight for Collective Bargaining Rights for Missouri Workers

A coalition of labor unions representing Missouri state workers filed a lawsuit challenging Missouri Senate Bill 1007, which strips public service workers of collectively bargained protections on the job.

October 18, 2018 — News

Oklahoma CWAers Learn New Skills to Build Worker Power

CWA members from Locals 6009, 6016, and 6327 gathered in Oklahoma City for a two-day CWA Political Action Boot Camp.