September 19, 2019

CWA Members Gather to Watch Democratic Presidential Candidates Address Working People's Issues

CWA members held watch parties across the country for the Democratic presidential primary debate last week to learn where the candidates stand on the issues.

September 19, 2019

CWA Members Testify About New York's Lack of Rural Broadband Access

Telecommunications companies are leaving New Yorkers in rural areas behind by failing to build out broadband.

September 12, 2019

California CWA Members Beat Back Telecom Deregulation Bill

CWA members in District 9 successfully mobilized to defeat in the California Senate AB 1366.

September 12, 2019

CWAers Building Worker Power in Kentucky

Members strengthened the skills they need to build worker power this election cycle and kicked off a six-week program of intense organizing, mentorship, and growth

September 12, 2019

Poor People's Campaign Gets Boost from CWA Activists

CWA human rights activists who attended the Poor People's Campaign: Moral Action Congress in June are working hard within their communities to engage CWAers in the fight for social and economic justice!

September 5, 2019

CWAers Build Global Solidarity to Lift Working Conditions for Everyone

As AT&T and other companies have cut thousands of U.S. customer service jobs, they continue to offshore work and rely on overseas contractors like Alorica.

September 5, 2019

Call Your Senator Today: It's Time to Overturn Citizens United

The Supreme Court has opened the floodgates for unlimited corporate money to pour into our politics and corrupt our democracy.

September 5, 2019

CWAers Successfully Defeat Two Anti-Worker Ballot Initiatives in Phoenix

CWA members and retirees in Phoenix joined weekly phone banks along with other labor and community groups to help defeat two citywide ballot initiatives.

September 4, 2019

T-Mobile Workers Share Concerns Over T-Mobile/Sprint Merger with Deutsche Telekom CEO, Meet with Supervisory Board Members

Deutsche Telekom’s twenty-member supervisory board is charged with supervising the management of DT, including its subsidiaries.

August 29, 2019

CWAers Make Thousands of Calls to Fight for Jobs on National Day of Action

CWAers held a national Day of Action to call on Congress to put an end to greedy business practices that kill our jobs.

August 29, 2019

Presidential Candidates Support MAXIMUS Workers’ Fight to Form A Union

Senator Elizabeth Warren, Senator Bernie Sanders, and Governor Jay Inslee announced their support in recent days for MAXIMUS call center workers as they join together for better working conditions.

August 19, 2019

Presidential Candidates Support MAXIMUS Workers’ Fight to Form A Union

The candidates expressed their support as MAXIMUS National Organizing Committee members met over the weekend in Richmond, Virginia.

August 16, 2019

Nebraska Senators Pen Letter to Nokia EVP Demanding the Company Keep Its Commitment to Provide Health & Life Insurance to Omaha Retirees

Over the past year, CWA has been battling with Nokia to prevent the company from laying off all of the bargaining unit members and replacing its installers with subcontractors.

August 15, 2019

Wall Street's Secret Weapon: Trump Labor Secretary Pick Eugene Scalia

Over the past two years, the Trump administration has been gradually rolling out changes to federal regulations to give even more power to corporate executives.

August 15, 2019

CWA Reacts to “Premature” FCC Draft Merger Order on T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

A statement from Debbie Goldman, Research and Telecommunications Policy Director for CWA.

August 15, 2019

Public Interest and Labor Organizations Join Rural Groups’ Call for FCC Public Comments After Significant Developments on T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

CWA partnered with several other organizations to file an ex parte summary of their August 12 Federal Communications Commission meetings.

August 8, 2019

CWA Next Generation Members Build Young Worker Power in District 3

They also made calls to their members of Congress and collected postcards in support of legislation to end offshoring of call center jobs.

August 8, 2019

CWAers Build Support for Pro-Worker Legislation Across the Country

CWA activists have been collecting postcards in support of the No Tax Breaks for Outsourcing and the U.S. Call Center Workers and Consumer Protection Act.

August 7, 2019

Statement of Claude Cummings on Mass Shooting in El Paso, Texas

"It’s not enough to point to elected leaders and say 'do something' before going on with our lives."

August 2, 2019

CWA Welcomes Senator Warren’s Ambitious and Pro-Worker Trade Vision

Senator Warren’s trade plan would eliminate the Investor-State Dispute Settlement provision from future deals, prioritize labor rights enforcement, promote real environmental standards, and empower workers to have a real seat at the table in shaping trade policy.

August 2, 2019

CWA Reacts to Texas Joining State Attorneys General Lawsuit Seeking to Block T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

Nothing in the announced divestiture deal remedies the concerns about the T-Mobile/Sprint merger being anti-competitive and harmful to both consumers and workers.

August 1, 2019

President Shelton: We Must Focus Our Anger on the 1%, Not on Each Other

CWA members from every sector and district came together to discuss and make decisions about the union's future and how to make CWA STRONG.

August 1, 2019

Secretary-Treasurer Steffens: CWA Needs to Go Big and Bold

CWA must not only defend, but also must take advantage of the current opportunities to grow and flourish.

August 1, 2019

Resolutions Approved by the 2019 CWA Convention

A list of the resolutions approved at the 2019 CWA Convention.