Senator Elizabeth Warren is joining CWA members and essential workers from unions across the labor movement for a "We Are Always Essential" town hall call on Saturday, April 25.
Warren and Khanna Introduce Essential Workers Bill of Rights to Protect and Compensate Frontline Workers
The Bill of Rights includes many of the policies that CWA has identified as essential for addressing the COVID-19 pandemic.
"The Treasury Department's decision to transform direct payroll aid into a loan program creates a terrible precedent and endangers workers' careers."
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.
The latest on CWA's political endorsements in Georgia and Illinois.
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.
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.
CWAers from Alabama and Georgia joined the Poor People's Campaign Tour in Alabama to fight against inequality last weekend.
Candidates in North Carolina, California, and Texas won their primaries.
A year ago, the U.S. House passed the For the People Act, sponsored by Representative John Sarbanes (D-Md.).
CWA Local 1298 flooded Hartford with red this week to fight for Connecticut's call center jobs.
"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."
On Valentine's Day, CWA members across the country held protests to call out Members of Congress who voted against the 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.
Members of the CWA Veterans for Social Change program came to D.C. last month to tell their stories to members of Congress.
House Bill 13 to protect call center jobs was a priority.
Last week, CWA filed a complaint with the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) on behalf of caseworkers employed by Maximus, Inc.
This historic legislation will make it easier for workers to join a union.
Over the past few months, CWA members have worked tirelessly to build support for the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act.
CWAers are fighting to make billionaires pay their fair share!
Georgia has slashed funding for higher education and offloaded responsibility to students and employees.
Local candidates who have received endorsements from CWA Districts 4 and 6.
"We will not endorse anyone who won't support this reform," said Shelton.
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.