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.

May 14, 2020

Bargaining Update

CWA members at CenturyLink in the central Florida area reached a tentative agreement with the company covering 256 workers.

April 23, 2020

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Altice in West Virginia and CenturyLink.

April 23, 2020

168 Members of Congress Call for Electronic Union Representation Elections

Reps. Andy Levin (D-Mich.) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Penn.) sent a letter on Monday signed by 168 Members of Congress calling for funding to enable the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to hold union elections electronically in the next coronavirus stimulus bill.

April 9, 2020

Bargaining Update

Bargaining opened this week for CWA members at Frontier Communications in California.

April 9, 2020

Puerto Rico 9-1-1 Bill Protects Funds for Emergency Calls and Restores Collective Bargaining Rights

The Governor of Puerto Rico signed a bipartisan bill last week that will protect public 9-1-1 funds and restore CWA members' collective bargaining that has been suspended since 2017.

March 26, 2020

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T West and Altice.

March 12, 2020

New Mexico Governor Signs Bill to Expand Collective Bargaining Rights

The labor law reform bill strengthens collective bargaining rights for New Mexican public sector workers by reducing delays in union elections, protecting concerted activities, and more.

March 12, 2020

NewsGuild-CWA Calls on Newspaper Chains to Commit to Free and Fair Union Elections

Journalists at 10 news publications around the country recently announced union drives. Employees at each publication requested voluntary recognition.

February 27, 2020

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Southwest Mobility, AT&T West, and Missouri 9-1-1 dispatchers.

February 27, 2020

Trump Gives Defense Department the Power to Crush Civilian Unions

Defense Secretary Mark Esper now has the power to prevent 750,000 civilian Defense Department workers from joining unions to negotiate collective bargaining agreements.

February 20, 2020

Bargaining Update

This week, CWA members at AT&T Southwest Mobility voted to authorize a strike, with a vote supported by 98% of workers.

February 20, 2020

CWA Holds Members of Congress Accountable on the PRO Act

On Valentine's Day, CWA members across the country held protests to call out Members of Congress who voted against the PRO Act.

February 20, 2020

CWA-Represented AT&T Southwest Mobility Workers Authorize Strike Ahead of Contract Expiration

AT&T Southwest Mobility workers, represented by the Communications Workers of America, today authorized a strike, with a vote supported by 98% of workers. The strike authorization comes as CWA's contract with AT&T, covering more than 8,000 Southwest Mobility workers, is set to expire on Friday, February 21, 2020.

February 20, 2020

Communications Workers of America Urges DCCC to End Campaign Support for Democratic House Members Who Voted Against PRO Act

The Communications Workers of America (CWA) this week sent a letter to Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) Chair Cheri Bustos to urge the Committee to cease providing campaign support to the seven Democratic House Members who voted against final passage of the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act.

February 13, 2020

U.S. House Passes Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act

Thanks to the tireless work of CWA members and a broad coalition of labor, civil rights, environmental, religious, immigrant rights, and women's groups, the U.S. House passed historic legislation to make it easier for workers to join a union.

February 13, 2020

CWA Veterans Fight for the PRO Act

Members of the CWA Veterans for Social Change program came to D.C. last month to tell their stories to members of Congress.

February 6, 2020

CWA Members Push PRO Act Forward

Over the past few months, CWA members have worked tirelessly to build support for the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act.

February 6, 2020

Bargaining and Mobilization Update

The latest information for AT&T Southwest Mobility, T-Mobile, and Hawaiian Airlines.