March 26, 2020

Senate Passes Coronavirus Relief Bill But More Remains to Be Done to Help Working People

CWA legislative activists have been engaging with their members of Congress and Senators to make sure that the coronavirus emergency relief bill addresses the needs of working people, not just CEOs and Wall Street.

March 19, 2020

Political Update

The latest on CWA's political endorsements in Georgia and Illinois.

March 12, 2020

Connecticut Labor Committee Passes Call Center Bill

The vote in support of this bill is an important first step towards ensuring that companies that offshore call center and customer service jobs are not rewarded with taxpayer dollars.

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 5, 2020

CWAers Join A National Call for Moral Revival

CWAers from Alabama and Georgia joined the Poor People's Campaign Tour in Alabama to fight against inequality last weekend.

March 5, 2020

CWA-Endorsed Candidates Win Elections!

Candidates in North Carolina, California, and Texas won their primaries.

March 5, 2020

The U.S. Senate Must Act Now to Save Our Democracy

A year ago, the U.S. House passed the For the People Act, sponsored by Representative John Sarbanes (D-Md.).

February 27, 2020

CWA Members Urge State Legislators to Save Connecticut Call Center Jobs

CWA Local 1298 flooded Hartford with red this week to fight for Connecticut's call center jobs.

February 20, 2020

President Shelton: We Must Defeat Donald Trump

"We need to make sure our members know about every single thing Trump has done to make working people's lives worse since he was elected."

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 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 13, 2020

CWA and IUE-CWA Members Lobby for Pro-Worker Legislation

House Bill 13 to protect call center jobs was a priority.

February 13, 2020

Workers are Fighting Back at Maximus

Last week, CWA filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) on behalf of caseworkers employed by Maximus, Inc.

February 7, 2020

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

This historic legislation will make it easier for workers to join a union.

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

It’s Time to #MakeBillionairesPay!

CWAers are fighting to make billionaires pay their fair share!

February 6, 2020

UCWGA-CWA Members Fight Back against Georgia's Education Funding Cuts

Georgia has slashed funding for higher education and offloaded responsibility to students and employees.

February 6, 2020

Political Update – CWA Endorsements

Local candidates who have received endorsements from CWA Districts 4 and 6.

January 30, 2020

At T&T Conference, Shelton Rallies Attendees to Pass the PRO Act

"We will not endorse anyone who won't support this reform," said Shelton.

January 30, 2020

It's Time for a Clean Slate for Worker Power

More than 70 labor leaders, scholars, and activists contributed to a new report released last Thursday by Harvard Law, which lays out a vision for a massive overhaul of U.S. labor law.

January 30, 2020

Get Ready to Flood Congress with Phone Calls about the PRO Act on February 4!

The House of Representatives is expected to vote on the historic bill next week.

January 30, 2020

CWA Leaders Fight Back against Economic Injustice

CWA Secretary-Treasurer Sara Steffens and AFA-CWA President Sara Nelson spoke at a Poor People's Campaign press conference this week in Washington, D.C.

January 23, 2020

CWA President Chris Shelton to Mitch McConnell: Do Your Job and Put For the People Act Up for a Vote

As part of a coalition of more than 145 groups working together to fix our broken democracy, CWA President Chris Shelton called on Mitch McConnell to put the For the People Act up for a vote.