August 6, 2020

Senators: Extend the Payroll Support Program in the CARES Act to Save Our Jobs

The Payroll Support Program (PSP) is set to expire in October, even though the aviation industry's crisis is far from over.

August 6, 2020

CWAers Put Pressure on Senators to Pass the HEROES Act

This crucial bill passed the House in May, but has stalled in the Senate.

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.

July 30, 2020

Aviation Workers Urge Congress to Extend CARES Act Payroll Support Program to Save Thousands of Jobs

Passenger service agents, Flight Attendants, and other aviation workers are on the front lines of an unprecedented crisis for the airline industry caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 30, 2020

New Report: The Climate Crisis is Threatening Worker Health and Safety

The report features 14 first-hand stories from workers impacted by climate change, including CWA members.

July 30, 2020

CWA Members Help Fellow Union Members Affected by COVID-19

CWA members from Local 6143 volunteered with the San Antonio Central Labor Council to give groceries to their fellow union members.

July 23, 2020

CWAers Participate in National Strike/Day of Action for Black Lives

On Monday, CWAers across the country demanded that bosses and elected officials address the systemic racism that drives economic inequality in this country.

July 23, 2020

We Must Pass the HEROES Act to Provide Relief to Workers During COVID-19

This critical legislation would benefit workers across the country, including CWA members.

July 23, 2020

New York State Assembly and Senate Pass CWA-Backed Broadband Bill!

Access to affordable high-speed internet is vital, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic with millions of New Yorkers working and schooling from home.

July 23, 2020

Know Your Rights to Paid Leave Under the Federal Families First Coronavirus Act

Family Values @ Work has created an easy to understand questionnaire and decision chart to help you understand which parts of the legislation may apply to you.

July 16, 2020

Act Now: Save Aviation Jobs

CWA members, including passenger service agents and Flight Attendants, are on the front lines of an unprecedented crisis for the airline industry caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 16, 2020

CWA Local 1102 Pushes for NY HERO Executive Order

Workers like Hope Gilmore from CWA Local 1102 in Staten Island are pushing for legislators to act to protect all workers during the pandemic.

July 16, 2020

Virginia Issues Landmark Emergency Temporary Workplace Standard to Protect Workers from COVID-19

When workers are protected, communities are protected!

July 16, 2020

U.S. Banks Earn Failing Grades on COVID-19 Response

The Committee for Better Banks released a new analysis of the nation's 12 largest retail banks' COVID-19 response, finding major shortcomings in how the nation's wealthiest industry has handled the pandemic.

July 16, 2020

VICTORY! CWA Helps Get Harmful ICE Decision Rescinded

The harmful decision by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) to revoke visas of degree-seeking international students if their institutions move to online instruction during COVID-19 was rescinded in court on Tuesday.

July 16, 2020

COVID-19 Resources

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, all CWA members should practice appropriate protocols for avoiding infection.

July 9, 2020

Democratic Senators Demand Answers from AT&T on Job Cuts

The senators insisted that AT&T provide a state-by-state breakdown of the current job cuts and projected job cuts for the remainder of 2020, among other things.

July 9, 2020

Holding AT&T Accountable

Unity at Mobility local activists continue their fight to hold AT&T accountable in the face of COVID-19.

July 9, 2020

It's Time for the NLRB to Conduct Union Elections Electronically

The SAFE Workers Act removes the ban on electronic voting in National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) representation elections.

July 9, 2020

COVID-19 Resources

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, all CWA members should practice appropriate protocols for avoiding infection.

July 9, 2020

In Memoriam – July 9, 2020

CWA has established a memorial page for members who have lost their lives to COVID-19.

July 6, 2020

Democratic Senators Raise Concerns with AT&T on Job Cuts

In a letter sent late last week to AT&T CEO John Stankey, Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), along with seven other senate Democrats, demanded answers about AT&T’s recently announced job cuts.

July 2, 2020

Without Extension of CARES Act Payroll Support, Mass Layoffs are Inevitable

Last week, labor leaders sent an urgent letter to Congressional leadership calling for the Payroll Support Program (PSP) in the CARES Act to be extended through March 31, 2021.

July 2, 2020

House Democrats Pass Infrastructure Bill Containing Strong Broadband Provisions

"The only thing that can keep us connected to our families, friends, and communities while staying safe during a pandemic is an internet connection," said CWA President Chris Shelton.