November 19, 2020

As COVID-19 Cases Surge, Maximus Directs Managers Not to Approve COVID-19 Leave Requests

This "COVID-19 leave blackout" applies to the thousands of Maximus employees who respond to Medicare and ACA calls.

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

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 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!

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 15, 2020

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information about Nokia.

October 15, 2020

Accident at New Flyer Non-Union Plant Highlights Need for a Worker Voice

Last week at a non-union New Flyer bus part fabrication plant in Kentucky, a worker who was using a machine missing its safety guard, lost part of her finger in an accident.

September 3, 2020

A Labor Day Message from CWA President Chris Shelton

Labor Day traditionally marks the homestretch of election season. As we race toward November 3rd, working people have more at stake than ever before.

September 3, 2020

3 Pro-Union Reforms To Improve Tax Fairness for American Workers

Anti-union bias is baked into the U.S. tax code. Here are three steps that policymakers should take to fix it and build power for workers.

September 1, 2020

On Labor Day We Must Decide What We Want For Our Future

Labor Day traditionally marks the homestretch of election season. As we race toward November 3rd, working people have more at stake than ever before.

August 20, 2020

Bargaining Update

Victory for Denver Public School workers.

August 20, 2020

CWA Launches Final Phase of Political Program to Elect Pro-Worker Candidates

On the call, CWA President Chris Shelton, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown, and CWA activists in key electoral states highlighted just how crucial the final push is towards repairing the damage that Trump and COVID-19 have done to our communities.

August 13, 2020

Harris Makes the Democrats' Pro-Worker Ticket Even Stronger

On Tuesday, Democratic presidential presumptive nominee Joe Biden announced his selection of Sen. Kamala Harris of California as his vice presidential running mate in the 2020 election.

August 6, 2020

CODE-CWA Game Workers Win Groundbreaking Strike

Voltage management agreed to pay increases averaging 78% and increase transparency at work.

August 6, 2020

On 55th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act, We Must Be Vigilant

Today marks the 55th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act being signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson.

July 30, 2020

New Report: The Climate Crisis is Threatening Worker Health and Safety

The report features 14 first-hand stories from workers impacted by climate change, including CWA members.

July 16, 2020

On Monday, Join the Strike for Black Lives

CWA members will join with other union members at SEIU, the Teamsters, AFT, and community-based organizations to hold a National Strike/Day of Action for Black Lives.

July 2, 2020

Bargaining Update

CWA District 6 announced this week that it has reached a contract extension agreement with AT&T Southwest.

June 25, 2020

Bargaining Update

New Jersey State Workers are voting on a Job Security Agreement negotiated with Governor Murphy that District 1 Vice President Dennis Trainor called "the best in the country."

June 18, 2020

CWAers at Glitch Negotiate Juneteenth Holiday

The holiday commemorates the freeing of more than 250,000 enslaved African Americans by Union troops in 1865.

June 4, 2020

Bargaining Update

CWA District 9 members voted last week to ratify a new four-year contract with AT&T West.

May 28, 2020

CWA Endorses Joe Biden for President

CWA has endorsed Joe Biden for President, citing his strong record of fighting for workers' rights to organize and bargain collectively.

May 28, 2020

Cardin Introduces Legislation to Protect CWA Members' Jobs and our Communities from Unsafe "One-Touch-Make-Ready" Policy

Last week, Senator Benjamin Cardin (D-Md.) introduced a bill to clarify that the FCC's "one-touch, make-ready" rules do not supersede collective bargaining agreements.