July 22, 2021

Voting Rights Update

What's going on around the country in the fight against voter suppression.

July 1, 2021

Voting Rights Update

The latest efforts by CWA Next Generation and Black Voters Matter to fight back against voter suppression.

June 24, 2021

Voting Rights Update

On Tuesday, in a 50-50 vote, Republican U.S. Senators refused to begin debating the For the People Act, also known as S.1.

June 17, 2021

Deadline for Democracy

Passing the For the People Act to ensure that Americans can freely cast our ballots so that every voice is heard continues to be a top priority for CWA activists.

June 10, 2021

Essential Workers are Essential to Our Democracy

Supporters of the For the People Act rallied on the steps of the Supreme Court yesterday to speak out about the necessity of passing the bill in order to realize the promise of our democracy.

June 10, 2021

Join CWA's Juneteenth Celebration: Educate! Organize! Liberate!

This year's event will highlight Juneteenth's significance for the labor movement and the ongoing work CWAers have been engaged in over the past year to build an anti-racist union.

May 27, 2021

Arizona Activists Increase Pressure for Ending the Filibuster to Pass Legislation to Build Union Member Power

Last Thursday, CWA members joined hundreds at End the Filibuster rallies to increase the pressure on U.S. Senators Kyrsten Sinema and Mark Kelly to declare their support for ending the filibuster.

May 27, 2021

For the People Act: Get (and Share) the Facts

The For the People Act ensures that eligible voters can participate in elections and reduces the role of large donations in political campaigns.

May 20, 2021

For the People Act Advances in the U.S. Senate

CWA activists' efforts to inform voters about the For the People Act and get them to contact their Senators have been paying off.

April 22, 2021

Protect Our Vote. Build Worker Power.

Earlier today, CWA members, retirees and, allies gathered for a town hall to discuss the urgency of passing the For the People Act.

March 25, 2021

Tell Your Senator Now: It’s Time for Fundamental Democracy Reform

To loosen the hold corporate money has on our country, we must build worker power, and to do that, we need the For the People Act.

March 18, 2021

CWA Members are Prepared to Fight Against the Filibuster, if Necessary

The Democracy Initiative, including CWA President Chris Shelton, called for Senate action on S.1 and warned against letting it fall victim to a filibuster.

March 11, 2021

For the People: Campaign Finance Reform

To loosen the hold corporate money has on our country, we must build worker power, and to do that, we need the For the People Act.

March 4, 2021

For the People: Protecting Voters

To loosen the hold corporate money has on our country, we must build worker power, and to do that, we need the For the People Act.

February 25, 2021

For the People: Removing Barriers to Voter Registration

To loosen the hold corporate money has on our country, we must build worker power, and to do that, we need the For the People Act.

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.

January 14, 2021

Defending Our Democracy

CWA issued a statement on Wednesday calling for corporations to demand refunds from and cease contributions to the Republican Attorneys General Association, which played a key role in promoting last week's riots.

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

Labor Women Get Out the Vote!

CWA collaborated with the AFL-CIO to launch "Labor Women Get Out the Vote," a phone- and textbanking initiative during the final weeks of the 2020 elections.

October 29, 2020

Every Voter Must Be Able to Freely Vote and We Must Count Every Vote

COVID-19 is causing poll worker shortages in some states, which may result in poll closures and longer lines.

September 10, 2020

CWA Joins #SaveTheVote Efforts to Protect Integrity of Fall Elections

The goal of the campaign is to provide clear, accurate information about voting to the American people.

August 20, 2020

Veterans Call for Safe Voting in November

NowThis has produced a video featuring veterans who want a safe way to vote in November.

August 6, 2020

On 55th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act, We Must Be Vigilant

Today marks the 55th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act being signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson.