June 4, 2020

IUE-CWA Members Across the Country Demand Essential Worker Pay

In the wake of the pandemic, IUE-CWA members have found themselves on the frontlines of this crisis, keeping our economy moving and providing essential supplies and services.

June 4, 2020

As Colleges and Universities Brace for Reopening, United Campus Workers Mobilize for Workers and Students

From possible budget cuts to the problems of safely reopening, COVID-19 presents enormous challenges for campus workers.

June 4, 2020

Union Presidents: Congress Must Make Broadband Access a Top Priority

In an op-ed published in The Hill this week, several union leaders wrote about the need for Congress to prioritize universal broadband access in the COVID-19 response.

June 4, 2020

In Memoriam – June 4, 2020

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

June 4, 2020

COVID-19 Resources

As areas across the country begin to implement phased reopening plans, it's important to stay informed about health and safety protocols and information on state and federal benefits for workers affected by the pandemic.

May 28, 2020

CWA Local 1104 Nurses Thank Firefighters for Support

Nurses presented a banner to Engine No. 6 firefighters who have been providing meals and moral support to CWA members during the pandemic.

May 28, 2020

CWA District 6 Recognizes Hard Work of Essential Workers

On Friday, CWAers in District 6 held a day of action to celebrate essential workers at AT&T Mobility.

May 28, 2020

COVID-19 Resources for CWA Members

Wondering about recommended health and safety protocols at your workplace? Looking for information on state and federal benefits for workers affected by the pandemic?

May 21, 2020

Heroes Act Would Protect and Compensate Essential Workers, but Republicans Are Going to Block It

The bill contains provisions that would support employment for CWA members and allow them to continue to serve their communities.

May 21, 2020

CWA/NETT Training Scholarships for CWA Members

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, CWA/NETT Academy is funding more than $50,000 in training scholarships for CWA members.

May 21, 2020

New York CWAers Call for Corporations and Elected Officials to #ProtectAllWorkers

Members of CWA Local 1102 in New York participated in a car procession this week alongside workers and members of the community to demand corporations and elected officials #ProtectALLWorkers.

May 21, 2020

NewsGuild Launches "Save The News" Campaign

The new advocacy campaign makes the case that local newsrooms must be included in future federal recovery efforts to support essential industries.

May 21, 2020

Flight Attendants Are Essential Workers

Even with schedules at 10-20% of normal levels, Flight Attendants are still working and providing essential service to our nation.

May 21, 2020

AFL-CIO Sues OSHA for Emergency Temporary Standard to Protect Workers

The AFL-CIO has filed a petition to compel OSHA to issue an emergency temporary standard to protect U.S. workers against COVID-19.

May 21, 2020

COVID-19 Health and Safety Resources and Benefits Information

Wondering about recommended health and safety protocols at your workplace? Looking for information on state and federal benefits for workers affected by the pandemic?

May 21, 2020

In Memoriam – May 21, 2020

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

May 15, 2020

The Heroes Act Protects and Compensates Essential Workers

The Heroes Act is an important next step in our country’s response to the COVID-19 crisis, providing compensation and critical health and safety protections for workers.

May 14, 2020

Universal Access to Broadband is Needed to Support Critical Services During the Pandemic and Create Jobs

The COVID-19 pandemic has made something clear that CWA members have known for a long time: millions of families in the United States do not have access to affordable, reliable broadband internet connections.

May 14, 2020

Bargaining Update

CWA members at CenturyLink in the central Florida area reached a tentative agreement with the company covering 256 workers.

May 14, 2020

Trump's Labor Secretary Encourages Employers to Report Workers Who Fear Contracting COVID-19

Scalia issued a new guidance this week on COVID-19-related unemployment insurance urging states to have employers report workers for refusing to return to their jobs.

May 14, 2020

Health Care Worker COVID-19 Survey

This survey collects information about COVID-19 exposures, infections, and workplace health and safety conditions such as the provision of N95 respirators and other personal protective equipment (PPE).

May 14, 2020

CWA Members Make Sure Unemployed Workers Receive Benefits

The COVID-19 crisis has resulted in record numbers of workers losing their jobs. CWA members in New Jersey have been handling a flood of unemployment claims.

May 14, 2020

In Memoriam – May 14, 2020

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

May 12, 2020

Unions Urge Congress to Include Universal Access to Broadband in Pandemic Response

Leaders of CWA, American Federation of Teachers (AFT), and Service Employees International Union (SEIU) are urging Congress to include affordable, universal access to broadband in future legislation that addresses the coronavirus pandemic.