October 21, 2021

Organizing Update

The latest CWA organizing news.

October 21, 2021

CWA President Chris Shelton: We Will Not Give Up

On Monday, CWA President Chris Shelton addressed the delegates to the 78th CWA Convention, held virtually for the first time ever.

October 14, 2021

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for the Indian River County School Board and Piedmont Airlines.

October 14, 2021

Building International Solidarity with Luxottica Workers

Luxottica union members in Italy met virtually with Luxottica workers in the United States, to share their different experiences and discuss strategies to solve some of the challenges the workers in the U.S are facing.

October 7, 2021

Healthcare Heroes Strike over Worker Safety and Quality of Care

Last Friday, nearly 2,000 healthcare workers at Catholic Health System’s Mercy Hospital in Buffalo, N.Y., members of CWA Local 1133, went on strike after the hospital system failed to reach a fair agreement on a new contract.

September 30, 2021

CWA Leaders Build Power at the 2021 Minority Leadership Institute

Last Friday, CWA leaders from across the union graduated from the 2021 CWA Minority Leadership Institute (MLI), held virtually for the second year in a row.

September 30, 2021

CWA Leaders Build Power at the 2021 Minority Leadership Institute

Last Friday, CWA leaders from across the union graduated from the 2021 CWA Minority Leadership Institute (MLI), held virtually for the second year in a row.

September 29, 2021

Frontline Bank Workers Endorse Rep. Maxine Waters’ ‘Financial Services Worker Bill of Rights Act’

In testimony to HFSC, Beneficial State Bank employee and Committee for Better Banks leader Desiree Jackson lifts up first banking industry union contract in 40 years.

September 16, 2021

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Frontier California, Catholic Health, and the NewsGuild.

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 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

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information.

August 5, 2021

Flight Attendants and Airport Agents Face Safety Threat from Unruly Airline Passengers

A new national survey of nearly 5,000 Flight Attendants released last week by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, found that over 85 percent of all respondents had dealt with unruly passengers as air travel picked up in the first half of 2021.

August 5, 2021

Emergency Assistance Available for Rent, Utilities, and More

If you’re having trouble making rent payments, you’re not alone. The COVID-19 pandemic has made it difficult for renters and landlords to cover housing costs.

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 22, 2021

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information from Frontier Communications, Consolidated Communications, and Arnot Health.

July 15, 2021

CWA Members Join Hometown Heroes Parade

Last week, CWA members joined New York City’s Hometown Heroes ticker tape parade, which honored front line workers.

July 8, 2021

CWA Members Honored at White House on July 4

Two CWA members were among the essential workers and members of the military that the Bidens invited to the event to thank them for their service to the country during the pandemic.

July 1, 2021

CWA Members in Minnesota Fight CenturyLink/Lumen’s Attempt to Eliminate Service Quality and Call Answering Time Requirements

Service quality rules protect customers, particularly those in areas where the company has failed to deploy fiber.

June 17, 2021

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information.

June 17, 2021

Members of CWA Local 1126 Demand Safe Hospital Staffing

On June 11, essential healthcare workers represented by CWA Local 1126 in upstate New York rallied to demand fair and safe staffing at Mohawk Valley Health System.

June 17, 2021

Street Named in Honor of CWA Member Priscilla Carrow

A street in Queens, N.Y., has been co-named Priscilla Carrow Way in honor of a CWA Local 1180 member who worked at Elmhurst Hospital and died of COVID-19 last year.

June 3, 2021

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Alaska Airlines.

June 3, 2021

Members of CWA Local 7000 in Tucson Win Largest Ever Pay Raise

On May 4, more than 1,000 members of CWA Local 7000 who work for the city of Tucson, Ariz., won a new compensation package that raised wages to fair market levels for the first time.