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

CWAers in District 7 Kick off Political Activist Training

Members from four locals in Colorado made calls to Congress urging them to pass the PRO Act.

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

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.

January 23, 2020

Save the Date - 2020 CWA Human Rights Conference and LP Activist Convening

The 2020 CWA Human Rights Conference and Legislative-Political Activist Convening will be held from July 26-29, 2020, at the Pointe Hilton Squaw Peak Resort in Phoenix, Arizona.

January 23, 2020

CWA Members win Call Center Job Protections in New Jersey!

CWA members worked alongside members of the state AFL-CIO and IBEW Local 827 to get the bill across the finish line.

January 23, 2020

CWA Urges FCC to Deny Sale of AT&T Mobility Units to Liberty Latin America

Because of LLA's strained financial position and track record of opposing workers' rights, the deal endangers jobs, harms workers, and threatens service quality.

January 23, 2020

CWA Human Rights Activists Across the Country Take Action

CWA members across the country stood proudly on the front lines to ensure all working people are treated with dignity and respect.

January 16, 2020

CWA Member Testifies at House Aviation Subcommittee Hearing on Working Conditions

CWA Local 3645 Vice President Donielle Prophete called on Congress and American Airlines to address serious safety concerns for airline workers.

January 16, 2020

CWA President Chris Shelton Calls for All Hands on Deck to Pass PRO Act to Build Union Member Power

The Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act puts power back in the hands of workers and reverses decades of legislation meant to crush unions.

January 16, 2020

Workers and Community Members Press Stephanie Murphy to Support the PRO Act

"Does she think that it is okay for corporations to have so much control over our lives?"

January 16, 2020

CWA Member Joins City Council

CWA Local 4340 member Bill Dunman was elected to the Newburgh Heights, Ohio, City Council last November.

January 16, 2020

2,800 CWA Members in New Mexico Gain Access to 12-Week Paid Parental Leave for State Employees

The policy went into effect Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020.

January 15, 2020

CWA Calls on Congress to Address Serious Safety Concerns for Airline Workers

At a hearing hosted by the House Subcommittee on Aviation, CWA member Donielle Prophete called on Congress and American Airlines to address serious safety concerns for airline workers.

January 9, 2020

CWA Praises Passage of New York Call Center Legislation

In a big victory for CWA members, who have been writing letters, sending postcards to legislators, making phone calls, and traveling to the state capitol in Albany time and time again to get this bill passed, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed the New York State Call Center Jobs Act into law on January 2.