July 29, 2021

Building Support for the PRO Act

CWA members have been rallying outside Senators’ offices, signing postcards and participating in phone banks to build support for the PRO Act.

July 29, 2021

Legislative Update

The latest information on legislation which may effect CWA and its members.

July 29, 2021

CWA Public, Healthcare and Education Workers Pledge to Build Back Better

After withstanding years of attacks and weathering the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we urgently need to fight for our public services, and CWA members and public workers who provide them.

July 29, 2021

CWA Members in Kentucky Endorse Charles Booker for U.S. Senate

Booker is running for the seat currently held by Senator Rand Paul.

July 29, 2021

New Report Shows Impact of Political Spending on Broadband Buildout

A new report from Common Cause that was developed in partnership with CWA examines how lobbying and political spending have shaped the digital divide.

July 22, 2021

Workers Rights Update

CWA members are joining other workers at actions outside of all 100 U.S. Senators' offices this week to urge them to pass the PRO Act.

July 22, 2021

Voting Rights Update

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

July 15, 2021

Make a Plan to Join a Rally for the PRO Act

The AFL-CIO’s nationwide PRO Act week of action starts this Saturday, July 17.

July 8, 2021

CWA Launches Build Broadband Better Ad Campaign

CWA launched a television and digital ad campaign to educate the public and legislators about the importance of making sure that broadband infrastructure is built by skilled union workers.

July 8, 2021

What Does Building Worker Power Mean to You?

Check out this great new video of CWA members talking about what building worker power with the PRO Act means to them.

July 8, 2021

CWA Endorses McAuliffe for Virginia Governor

The CWA Virginia State Council has endorsed Terry McAuliffe for Governor.

July 7, 2021

Communications Workers of America Endorses Terry McAuliffe for Virginia Governor

The Virginia State Council of the Communications Workers of America announced today that they have endorsed Terry McAuliffe for Governor.

July 1, 2021

FCC Acting Chairwoman Discusses Broadband With CWA Members

FCC Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel held a virtual fireside chat to discuss how the FCC is addressing the pressing need for affordable, reliable broadband service.

July 1, 2021

The Bill Jeff Bezos Doesn’t Want You To Know About

CWA members have been mobilizing to pass the PRO Act, but many people have still not heard about this critical bill which will give workers the tools they need to build power at their workplaces.

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

Republican Filibuster Blocks Paycheck Fairness Act

The bill, which has overwhelming public support, would help eliminate the the gender pay gap by guaranteeing that women can challenge pay discrimination and disclose information about their wages.

June 10, 2021

CWA-Endorsed Candidates Win in Virginia and New Jersey

New Jersey and Virginia held primary elections this week for state and local offices.

June 10, 2021

CWA Members Build Skills to Advocate for Broadband Buildout and Good Jobs

Last week, a group of CWA members participated in a multi-day "Build Broadband Better" training program to learn how to increase public support for proposals to fund broadband buildout.

June 10, 2021

CWAers in Arizona Make the Case for the PRO Act

CWA Local 7050 members joined over 100 other working people in Phoenix, Ariz., for a PRO Act town hall hosted by IUPAT and the Arizona State AFL-CIO.

June 3, 2021

Building Support for the PRO Act One Call at a Time

President Joe Biden has made the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act a key part of his agenda.

June 3, 2021

CWA Sues West Virginia Over Public Workers' Rights

Currently, no federal law protects the freedom of state and local public service workers to join a union and bargain collectively.