CWAers are Building Broadband Better in North Carolina and other worker power news.
Fighting for good airport jobs, standing with NABET-CWA contract workers for equal pay, and more.
CWAers Recommit to Fighting for Systemic Change at the 2022 Poor People’s Campaign Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington
On Saturday, hundreds of CWA members from across the country and others gathered in Washington, D.C., for the Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington.
CWA members from across the country met this week in Washington, D.C., for the 2022 CWA Legislative and Political Conference.
Supporting pro-worker candidates in Colorado, plus a major win for CWA members against Lumen.
The latest worker power news, including fighting for better broadband and a legislative victory in New York.
On June 18th, thousands of CWA members from across the country will gather in Washington, D.C., for the Poor People’s and Low-Wage Workers’ Assembly and Moral March on Washington.
What You Can Do To Ensure Broadband Funding Supports Jobs for CWA Members Instead of Low-Road Contracting Companies
CWAers must continue to actively engage at the state level with governors and state legislatures.
Last week, CWA local leaders and political activists attended the first ever Louisiana Legislative/Political State Conference in Baton Rouge, and other news.
Building worker power in Ohio, California, and New York, and other news.
States must consult with unions as they develop their funding proposals, and the requirements make it clear that federal dollars will not fund sub-par installations by fly-by-night companies.
The San Diego County Board of Supervisors passed two CWA championed ordinances that will require companies like Verizon to disclose the subcontractors they are using to complete permitted work, and other news.
Alex Speidel, one of the lead organizers from United Paizo Workers/CWA, joined a historic meeting with President Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris, Secretary of Labor Marty Walsh, and other worker organizers at the White House to discuss how he and his coworkers at Paizo won voluntary recognition for their union.
On Monday, at a White House event attended by CWA Secretary-Treasurer Sara Steffens, President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris announced a program that will make high speed broadband more affordable for millions of Americans.
CWA applauds the passage of two ordinances by the San Diego County Board of Supervisors, which will require construction and right-of-way permit holders to disclose the subcontractors they are using to complete permitted work. The right-of-way measure, which CWA played a key role in crafting, will go into effect on June 10 along with the construction portion of the ordinance.
Last Wednesday, activists from CWA Local 6215 spoke before the Dallas City Council to urge the city to attach labor standards to public funds that are used to expand broadband internet access to unserved communities.
Electing pro-worker candidates, ending captive audience meetings, and broadband for all.
The members will urge OSHA to establish a comprehensive, enforceable COVID-19 standard to protect all workers in healthcare.
Building Broadband Better in CWA District 1 and more.
More than 50 workers from GE Lighting’s Bucyrus plant in Ohio traveled to Columbus to rally outside Republican Senator Rob Portman’s office and call on him to help keep their plant open.
CWAers and other union members across the country are participating in a day of action to call on the Senate to confirm Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the U.S. Supreme Court.
Last week, CWAers participated in a "Fight for the Vote" rally for justice and democracy.
The Texas State Employees Union (TSEU)/CWA Local 6186 Executive Board passed a resolution opposing Gov. Abbott’s directive to the Texas Dept. of Family and Protective Services to “conduct a prompt and thorough investigation” of families who chose gender affirming care for their children.
The latest information about where CWAers are fighting for worker power around the country.