December 3, 2020

Where's the Relief for Airline Workers?

AFA-CWA members and allies rallied in Houston, Chicago, and L.A. this week to demand that Congress extend the Payroll Support Program.

December 3, 2020

CWA Members Fight COVID Outbreak at AT&T Call Center

Nearly 40% of the workers on the center's fifth floor have become infected with the coronavirus or developed symptoms since mid-November.

November 19, 2020

With Elliott Management's AT&T Exit, It's Time for a New Path

Elliott Management has sold its shares of AT&T stock just one year after it began its destructive campaign to make a quick buck by forcing AT&T's management to drastically cut costs.

November 19, 2020

As COVID-19 Cases Surge, Maximus Directs Managers Not to Approve COVID-19 Leave Requests

This "COVID-19 leave blackout" applies to the thousands of Maximus employees who respond to Medicare and ACA calls.

November 12, 2020

Hospital Workers Picket for Safe Staffing and Living Wages

CWA Local 9413-represented hospital workers at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center (SMRMC) picketed outside of the hospital in Reno, Nev.

November 6, 2020

CWA President Chris Shelton's Statement on Biden's Win: The Work of Healing Our Country Can Now Begin

This election, held during a global pandemic and under a President who has refused to commit to a peaceful transition of power, has been like no other. Yet Americans responded with resolve, voting in record numbers.

October 15, 2020

Accident at New Flyer Non-Union Plant Highlights Need for a Worker Voice

Last week at a non-union New Flyer bus part fabrication plant in Kentucky, a worker who was using a machine missing its safety guard, lost part of her finger in an accident.

October 8, 2020

Labor Unions Sue Federal Government to Protect Frontline Workers From COVID-19

CWA joined other labor unions and environmental groups to sue the federal government over its failure to provide adequate reusable respirators, N95 masks, gloves, and other personal protective equipment to essential workers.

October 8, 2020

Death on the Job: The Toll of Neglect, 2020

This week, the AFL-CIO released its yearly report on the state of safety and health protections for America's workers.

October 8, 2020

Lawsuit Targets Feds’ Failure to Protect Frontline Workers From COVID-19

Labor unions representing healthcare workers, telecoms workers, teachers, transit operators and millions of other frontline workers joined with environmental groups today to sue the federal government over its failure to provide adequate reusable respirators, N95 masks, gloves and other personal protective equipment to these essential workers.

September 24, 2020

How We Can Fix Our Broken Senate

The House of Representatives has passed hundreds of bills that would help working families, but Mitch McConnell has blocked them all.

September 17, 2020

United Campus Workers of Georgia Protest at Board of Regents Meeting over Unsafe Working Conditions, Staffing Levels

As COVID-19 cases rise on campuses across the state, union members are making an urgent call for the Board to commit to no layoffs during the public health emergency.

September 17, 2020

Join the AFL-CIO's Union Veterans Council!

The AFL-CIO's Union Veterans Council is launching a membership drive to build the ranks of union members who can advocate for the issues facing veterans.

September 17, 2020

National COVID-19 Remembrance Planned for October 4

Covid Survivors for Change, a national group of families of COVID victims and survivors, will lead a National COVID-19 Remembrance on Sunday, October 4.

September 10, 2020

CWA Joins #SaveTheVote Efforts to Protect Integrity of Fall Elections

The goal of the campaign is to provide clear, accurate information about voting to the American people.

September 3, 2020

A Labor Day Message from CWA President Chris Shelton

Labor Day traditionally marks the homestretch of election season. As we race toward November 3rd, working people have more at stake than ever before.

September 3, 2020

Airline Workers Demand Action on Payroll Support Program Extension

Last week, CWA members who work at American Airlines as passenger service agents and allies held a protest outside of the Charlotte office of U.S. Senator Thom Tillis.

September 3, 2020

Health and Safety Knowledge is Power in New Jersey

Jobs that were previously not considered to be risky have now become dangerous during COVID.

September 1, 2020

On Labor Day We Must Decide What We Want For Our Future

Labor Day traditionally marks the homestretch of election season. As we race toward November 3rd, working people have more at stake than ever before.

August 27, 2020

Town Hall Call: Saving Our Jobs

The COVID-19 relief package passed by Congress in March provided funding to keep workers on the payroll, improved access to paid leave, and expanded unemployment benefits.

August 27, 2020

CWA Members Rally for Safe Hospital and Nursing Home Staffing in New York

CWA members participated in a series of rallies this week in support of raising revenue and adequately staffing New York's hospitals and nursing homes.

August 27, 2020

Fighting for Justice in Texas

Join us Saturday for a virtual panel on how the pandemic and economic crisis have affected Texans.

August 20, 2020

On Tuesday, Join the #SaveThePostOffice Day of Action

On Tuesday, postal workers and union members will take action across America with one clear message – #SaveThePostOffice.

August 20, 2020

United Campus Workers of Georgia Protest Unsafe Reopening of Campuses

UCWGA-CWA members called for the Board of Regents to set policies that allow a safer and more equitable return to campus during the pandemic.