August 4, 2016

Retiree Update

CWA retirees participated in movement building training in Minneapolis.

July 28, 2016

"No TPP" Heard Loud and Clear at Convention

On Monday, hundreds of activists and allies who have fought back against the Trans-Pacific Partnership rallied to make it clear that there can be no TPP now and no TPP during a lame duck session of Congress.

July 14, 2016

Netroots Nation Panel Takes on Wall Street and the Big Banks

At Netroots Nation in St. Louis this Saturday, CWAers and financial reform activists will talk about the next steps of our campaign to take on Wall Street and the Big Banks.

June 16, 2016

Elizabeth Warren Headlines CWA Legislative-Political Conference in D.C.

CWA activists from across the country met this week in Washington, D.C. for the union's Legislative-Political Conference.

June 16, 2016

Rock Against the TPP!

Fight for the Future, a digital rights organization, and legendary guitarist Tom Morello of Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave are teaming up to organize a nationwide road show to raise awareness about the dangers of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

June 9, 2016

2016 CWA Legislative-Political Conference Kicks off Next Week in DC

CWA activists will meet in Washington, D.C. for the union’s Legislative-Political Conference on June 14-15.

May 26, 2016

CWA, Allies Launch ‘Take On Wall Street’ Campaign

CWA, as part of a coalition of more than 20 labor unions and activist groups, has launched a national campaign to fight back against Wall Street's overwhelming power in our nation's economy and pol

April 21, 2016

CWA Activists a Big Part of Democracy Awakening

On the final day of Democracy Awakening in Washington, D.C., CWA President Chris Shelton, Secretary-Treasurer Sara Steffens and nearly 80 CWA activists joined more than 300 hundred protesters who were arrested at the U.S. Capitol as they called for action to restore our democracy.

April 21, 2016

Movement Building Update

IUE-CWA Activists Focus on Diversity;  CWAers join Fight for $15 and a Union; Victory at Texas Walmart

April 14, 2016

CWA Members on Strike at Verizon

After nearly 10 months of trying to reach a fair contract with "Verigreedy," 39,000 CWA and IBEW working families went on strike on April 13.

April 14, 2016

Sanders, Clinton, Electeds Join CWA Picket Lines

Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, and other elected officials joined CWA picket lines in a show of solidarity.

April 14, 2016

Workers Worldwide Fight for $15 and a Union

CWA activists joined thousands of workers today in the biggest Fight for $15 day of action of all time.

April 14, 2016

Our Goal is a Democracy Where Every Voice is Heard

Over the weekend, more than 300 CWA members will be participating in Democracy Awakening. Then on Monday, activists will be engaging in civil disobedience outside the U.S. Capitol.

April 7, 2016

Senator Sanders Wins Wisconsin by Focusing on Working Family Issues

Senator Bernie Sanders won the Wisconsin primary on Tuesday, notching his sixth straight victory in the race to become Democrats' presidential nominee.

April 7, 2016

This Is What #MyDemocracy Looks Like

In a new Medium post, CWA President Chris Shelton explains why he's joining Democracy Awakening.

April 7, 2016

Just One Week Until Democracy Awakening

More than 300 CWA members and leaders are coming to Washington, D.C., for three days of "Democracy Awakening."

March 31, 2016

Bernie Sanders Roundup

Coming off big victories in Washington, Hawaii and Alaska, CWAers are pushing forward events to support Bernie Sanders' campaign and build the political movement that working families need.

March 24, 2016

Democracy Update

CWA members, and thousands of other activists from more than 200 groups, have been making plans to be in Washington, D.C., for April 16-18's Democracy Awakening.

March 24, 2016

CWAers Feeling the Bern

The campaign by Senator Bernie Sanders for the Democratic presidential nomination goes forward, after primaries and caucuses this week in Arizona, Idaho and Utah.

March 7, 2016

'We'll Fight for the Grassroots Revolution Our Country Needs'

CWA President Chris Shelton issued this statement on the results of the Super Tuesday primaries.

March 7, 2016

Democracy Update

Thousands of people from at least 180 organizations, including CWA, will mobilize in Washington, DC, this spring for Democracy Awakening, demanding a democracy where every vote is heard and counted and all Americans have an equal voice.

February 25, 2016

Democracy Awakening Hits Congress for Failing Our Democracy

Thousands of people from at least 170 organizations, including CWA, will mobilize in Washington, DC, this spring for Democracy Awakening. We will demand a democracy where every vote is heard and counted and all Americans have an equal voice.

February 18, 2016

2,600 Reminders Why TPP is Wrong for Workers

CWA Members Send 2,600 Reminders Why TPP is Wrong for American Workers

February 18, 2016

The Political Revolution is Taking Hold

In Nevada and many more states, CWA activists are participating in the broad support that's building for the presidential bid of Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders.