December 3, 2020

Where's the Relief for Airline Workers?

AFA-CWA members and allies rallied in Houston, Chicago, and L.A. this week to demand that Congress extend the Payroll Support Program.

December 3, 2020

Biden's Picks Support Pro-Worker Policies

Joe Biden has started off his presidential transition process with good news for workers.

December 3, 2020

CWAers Get Out the Vote for January 5 Georgia Runoff

Georgia is holding a runoff election for two U.S. Senate seats.

December 3, 2020

CWA Members Fight COVID Outbreak at AT&T Call Center

Nearly 40% of the workers on the center's fifth floor have become infected with the coronavirus or developed symptoms since mid-November.

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

With Elliott Management's AT&T Exit, It's Time for a New Path

Elliott Management has sold its shares of AT&T stock just one year after it began its destructive campaign to make a quick buck by forcing AT&T's management to drastically cut costs.

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 19, 2020

CWA Opposes Verizon's Attempt to Avoid Thorough Public Review of TracFone Acquisition

CWA's filing lays out serious procedural, public interest, and antitrust issues involved with the potential $7 billion transaction.

November 17, 2020

Elliott Management Wanted to Make a Quick Buck at AT&T; It’s Time to Chart a New Path.

Elliott Management’s sale of its AT&T shares after one year shows that Elliott’s leadership was never interested in the long term success of AT&T, its workers, or its customers.

November 12, 2020

More Wins for CWA-Endorsed Candidates

In a statement this week, CWA President Chris Shelton congratulated President-Elect Joe Biden and Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris on their victory.

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

Hospital Workers Picket for Safe Staffing and Living Wages

CWA Local 9413-represented hospital workers at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center (SMRMC) picketed outside of the hospital in Reno, Nev.

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 12, 2020

In Memoriam – November 12, 2020

CWA has established a memorial page for members who have lost their lives to COVID-19.

November 6, 2020

CWA President Chris Shelton's Statement on Biden's Win: The Work of Healing Our Country Can Now Begin

This election, held during a global pandemic and under a President who has refused to commit to a peaceful transition of power, has been like no other. Yet Americans responded with resolve, voting in record numbers.

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!

November 5, 2020

In Memoriam – November 5, 2020

CWA has established a memorial page for members who have lost their lives to COVID-19.

November 5, 2020

CWA Members Push AT&T for Work from Home after Call Center COVID-19 Outbreak

Despite 30 employees at an AT&T call center in Tustin, Calif. testing positive for COVID-19 and a probable fatality from the disease, AT&T has not agreed to allow all employees at the center to work from home.

October 29, 2020

CWAers Rally Around Joe Biden's Plan to Push Companies to Build Out Broadband with Union Workers

On Wednesday, CWA members participated in a town hall centered around the need for federal funding for broadband.

October 29, 2020

Many Americans Still Don't Have Internet Access — Congress Must Help

The nation is facing challenges as the digital divide has been thrown into the spotlight during the pandemic.

October 29, 2020

CWA Veterans are Making Change in This Election!

CWA's joint initiative with Common Defense called Veterans for Social Change is a program to develop and organize a broad base of CWA activists who are veterans and/or currently serving in the military.

October 29, 2020

Every Voter Must Be Able to Freely Vote and We Must Count Every Vote

COVID-19 is causing poll worker shortages in some states, which may result in poll closures and longer lines.

October 29, 2020

Last Chance to Phonebank Together to Elect Biden and Flip the Senate!

With only 5 days left until Election Day, it’s your last chance to join CWAers across the country who are phonebanking together to flip the Senate and to elect Joe Biden!

October 29, 2020

Communications Workers of America and Michigan Leaders Rally With Build Back Better Michigan Tour in Support of Biden’s Broadband Initiatives

Communications Workers of America President Chris Shelton and CWA members joined Senator Gary Peters (D-Mich) and Congressmen Dan Kildee (MI-05) and Andy Levin (MI-09) for a Biden campaign virtual rally to highlight how the Vice President’s plan to invest in broadband infrastructure would bring jobs to Michigan's communities, support education, empower workers, and close the digital divide.