September 23, 2021

CWA Members Mobilize to Build Support for the Build Back Better Act

Participants sent over 10,000 texts encouraging folks to call their members of Congress to support the Build Back Better Act.

September 23, 2021

Worker Power Update

Last Friday, members from CWA Local 4340 met with Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio) to discuss critical pieces of legislation.

September 16, 2021

CWAers Help Defeat Recall Efforts in California

On Tuesday, after weeks of mobilizing by CWAers and other activists, a majority of Californians rejected the recall effort to remove Governor Gavin Newsom from office.

September 16, 2021

Tell Congress to Pass the Build Back Better Act

CWA members across the country will be mobilizing to ensure that Congress passes the Build Back Better Act which will create jobs, cut taxes, lower costs for working families, and make it easier for workers to join unions.

September 16, 2021

Tell the Senate: It’s Time for a Fair and Functioning Democracy

This Friday, CWAers from across the country will be participating in a national day of action to put pressure on the Senate to pass the Freedom to Vote Act.

September 9, 2021

Worker Power Update

The latest PRO Act events around the country.

September 9, 2021

Biden Administration Honors Unions at the White House

On Wednesday, President Biden held an event at the White House to honor labor unions as part of the Administration's Labor Day celebration.

September 2, 2021

Election Update

CWA local leaders and activists in California hosted a virtual town hall with Governor Gavin Newsom and participated in a phone bank to encourage Californians to vote NO in the recall election.

September 2, 2021

CWA Members March for Voting Rights

CWAers joined thousands of activists in cities across the country to demand federal voting rights protections on Saturday.

August 26, 2021

Election Update

Last week, CWA legislative and political activists in Florida met with Congressman Charlie Crist, and more.

August 26, 2021

Voting Rights Update

On August 28, the 58th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s historic March on Washington, CWAers and other activists will march on cities across America to demand federal voting rights protection.

August 19, 2021

Election Update - August 19, 2021

Updates on gubernatorial races in California and Virginia.

August 19, 2021

NewsGuild-CWA Urges Department of Justice to Adopt Permanent Protections for Journalists

In a letter to the Department of Justice (DOJ), the NewsGuild-CWA, American Civil Liberties Union and National Association of Black Journalists called on the DOJ to adopt permanent protections for journalists and other observers covering protests.

August 12, 2021

CWAers Win Labor Protections in Historic Broadband Infrastructure Agreement

This historic legislation includes $65 billion in funding to support the expansion and affordability of broadband deployment and prioritizes funding for responsible employers with high labor standards.

August 12, 2021

CWA Public Workers in Columbus Win Essential Pay from City Council

CWA Local 4502 members in Columbus, Ohio, have won their fight for premium pay for workers who were deemed essential or had consistent and on-going contact and interaction with residents of the city during the COVID-19 pandemic.

August 10, 2021

CWA Applauds Historic Broadband Infrastructure Agreement

The U.S. Senate’s passage of the bipartisan infrastructure bill, which will invest $65 billion in our country’s broadband network, is welcome news to the millions of Americans who do not have affordable high-speed internet service.

August 5, 2021

President Shelton and Senator Menendez Defend Public Sector Against Cuts

In a joint opinion piece published in Newsweek on Saturday, CWA President Chris Shelton and New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez fought back against attempts to cut pandemic relief funds for state and local governments.

August 5, 2021

PRO Act Week of Action

CWA activists were out in force collecting and delivering postcards during last week’s PRO Act week of action.

August 5, 2021

New Report Finds T-Mobile Paid $0 Taxes on Billions in Profits

A report released last week by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy reveals the results of the Trump-era Tax Cuts and Jobs Act for T-Mobile.

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 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.