February 18, 2021

You Shouldn’t Need to Run a $10,000 Ad to Get Quality Internet Access

This week at a congressional hearing, CWA President Chris Shelton testified on the failure of telecom companies to upgrade their networks and called on Congress to take action to expand broadband access.

February 18, 2021

We Are Building an Army of CWA Trainers for Our Fight Against Runaway Inequality

Twenty-five CWA activists from across the country participated in a training session last week to learn how to run CWA's "Reversing Runaway Inequality" workshops.

February 11, 2021

For the People: More Choices for Voting

The ability to vote and to have a voice are critical to the health of our democracy.

February 4, 2021

Tell the Senate to Confirm our Union Brother Marty Walsh

Confirmation hearings for President Biden's pick for Secretary of Labor, Marty Walsh, have begun, and we need your help to push him over the line.

January 28, 2021

Levin and Fitzpatrick Reintroduce SAFE Workers Act to Allow Electronic Voting in NLRB Union Elections

This week, CWA Secretary-Treasurer Sara Steffens joined Reps. Andy Levin (D-Mich.) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Penn.) for a virtual press conference on the reintroduction of the bipartisan Secure And Fair Elections for (SAFE) Workers Act.

January 28, 2021

Biden Takes Executive Action to Create Jobs, Raise Wages, and Protect Workers

On Monday, President Biden issued an executive order to update and strengthen Buy American requirements for federal spending.

January 21, 2021

It's Time for Union Members to Fight to Make the PRO Act Law

CWA Secretary-Treasurer Sara Steffens was featured on a Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act national virtual townhall co-hosted by CWA, the AFL-CIO, and the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT).

January 14, 2021

Join Us Tonight for a PRO Act Virtual Town Hall

It's time to build worker power! Join us tonight at 7pm Eastern for a virtual town hall co-hosted by CWA.

January 14, 2021

CWA Applauds Biden's Pick of Marty Walsh for Labor Secretary

Walsh is a longtime union member and labor leader, and a great choice to serve as Biden's Labor Secretary for working people.

January 7, 2021

CWA Members Continue to Build Worker Power with Wins in Georgia Senate Runoff

With this week's victories for Rev. Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff, working people in Georgia and across the United States have ensured that their voices will be heard on Capitol Hill in 2021 and beyond.

December 17, 2020

Biden's Choice for Trade Representative Will Stand Up for Workers

The United States Trade Representative is the president's principal trade advisor and negotiator.

December 17, 2020

Text CWA UNION to 69866 for Updates on the Fights Ahead

By joining our rapid response text list you’ll be the first to hear about breaking news that affects CWA members.

December 3, 2020

Where's the Relief for Airline Workers?

AFA-CWA members and allies rallied in Houston, Chicago, and L.A. this week to demand that Congress extend the Payroll Support Program.

December 3, 2020

Biden's Picks Support Pro-Worker Policies

Joe Biden has started off his presidential transition process with good news for workers.

December 3, 2020

CWAers Get Out the Vote for January 5 Georgia Runoff

Georgia is holding a runoff election for two U.S. Senate seats.

December 3, 2020

Join Us Today for a Democracy Reform Activist Training

We have a real shot at making historic progress at strengthening our democracy by getting the For The People Act signed into law.

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 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

CWAers Rally Around Joe Biden's Plan to Push Companies to Build Out Broadband with Union Workers

On Wednesday, CWA members participated in a town hall centered around the need for federal funding for broadband.

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 29, 2020

CWA Veterans are Making Change in This Election!

CWA's joint initiative with Common Defense called Veterans for Social Change is a program to develop and organize a broad base of CWA activists who are veterans and/or currently serving in the military.

October 29, 2020

Last Chance to Phonebank Together to Elect Biden and Flip the Senate!

With only 5 days left until Election Day, it’s your last chance to join CWAers across the country who are phonebanking together to flip the Senate and to elect Joe Biden!

October 22, 2020

NC Workers Call on Tillis and GOP Senate to Put Working Families Ahead of Politics

CWA members and other workers in North Carolina held a widely-covered virtual press conference to highlight how delaying much needed assistance has affected them and their communities.