July 29, 2021

Building Support for the PRO Act

CWA members have been rallying outside Senators’ offices, signing postcards and participating in phone banks to build support for the PRO Act.

July 29, 2021

Legislative Update

The latest information on legislation which may effect CWA and its members.

July 29, 2021

CWA Public, Healthcare and Education Workers Pledge to Build Back Better

After withstanding years of attacks and weathering the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we urgently need to fight for our public services, and CWA members and public workers who provide them.

July 29, 2021

CWA Members in Kentucky Endorse Charles Booker for U.S. Senate

Booker is running for the seat currently held by Senator Rand Paul.

July 29, 2021

New Report Shows Impact of Political Spending on Broadband Buildout

A new report from Common Cause that was developed in partnership with CWA examines how lobbying and political spending have shaped the digital divide.

July 22, 2021

Workers Rights Update

CWA members are joining other workers at actions outside of all 100 U.S. Senators' offices this week to urge them to pass the PRO Act.

July 22, 2021

Voting Rights Update

What's going on around the country in the fight against voter suppression.

July 15, 2021

Make a Plan to Join a Rally for the PRO Act

The AFL-CIO’s nationwide PRO Act week of action starts this Saturday, July 17.

July 15, 2021

CWA Member Running to Bring "Working Class Perspective" to Tucson City Council

Miranda Schubert, a steering committee member of CWA Local 7065-United Campus Workers of Arizona, is running for Tucson City Council to bring a voice for working class people to the table.

July 9, 2021

CWA Supports Provisions in President Biden’s Executive Order on Competitiveness that Empower Workers and Promote Internet Access

In his Executive Order on Competitiveness, President Joe Biden once again puts workers front and center.

July 8, 2021

CWA Launches Build Broadband Better Ad Campaign

CWA launched a television and digital ad campaign to educate the public and legislators about the importance of making sure that broadband infrastructure is built by skilled union workers.

July 8, 2021

What Does Building Worker Power Mean to You?

Check out this great new video of CWA members talking about what building worker power with the PRO Act means to them.

July 8, 2021

CWA Endorses McAuliffe for Virginia Governor

The CWA Virginia State Council has endorsed Terry McAuliffe for Governor.

July 8, 2021

Communications Workers of America Launches ‘Build Broadband Better’ Campaign to Ensure Affordability and Widespread Deployment by Qualified Union Workers

(CWA) has launched the “Build Broadband Better” campaign to ensure that the funding results in affordable, reliable broadband for all Americans and creates good union jobs.

July 7, 2021

Communications Workers of America Endorses Terry McAuliffe for Virginia Governor

The Virginia State Council of the Communications Workers of America announced today that they have endorsed Terry McAuliffe for Governor.

July 1, 2021

Education, Telecom and Service Worker Unions Urge Biden to Appoint Rosenworcel Permanent Chair of Federal Communications Commission

This week, leaders of five prominent labor unions sent a letter to President Joe Biden urging him to appoint Jessica Rosenworcel permanent Chair of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Biden named Rosenworcel Acting Chair in January.

July 1, 2021

FCC Acting Chairwoman Discusses Broadband With CWA Members

FCC Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel held a virtual fireside chat to discuss how the FCC is addressing the pressing need for affordable, reliable broadband service.

July 1, 2021

The Bill Jeff Bezos Doesn’t Want You To Know About

CWA members have been mobilizing to pass the PRO Act, but many people have still not heard about this critical bill which will give workers the tools they need to build power at their workplaces.

July 1, 2021

Voting Rights Update

The latest efforts by CWA Next Generation and Black Voters Matter to fight back against voter suppression.

June 24, 2021

CWA Member Speaks Out During Roundtable Discussion with Vice President Harris

On Monday, Mapbox worker Jenn Chow joined Vice President Kamala Harris and Labor Secretary Marty Walsh for a roundtable discussion as part of the Biden administration’s Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment.

June 24, 2021

Voting Rights Update

On Tuesday, in a 50-50 vote, Republican U.S. Senators refused to begin debating the For the People Act, also known as S.1.

June 24, 2021

Building Better Broadband Update

Join us on June 29 at 7:30 pm ET for a virtual fireside chat with Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel.

June 23, 2021

Cedar Point Nursery Decision Shows the Supreme Court is Dangerously Out of Step

Wednesday’s Supreme Court decision equating allowing union organizers access to speak to agricultural workers at their workplaces with the taking of private property without just compensation demonstrates just how extremist the current Supreme Court majority is when it comes to promoting corporate interests over the rights of working people.

June 22, 2021

CWA Members Will Continue to Fight to Reform Our Democracy

Today, Senate Republicans refused to even begin debate and negotiation on the For the People Act. Every single Republican Senator chose to hide behind a filibuster vote instead of explaining on the record to the American people why they oppose this important legislation.