May 5, 2022

Organizing Update

The Tower Climbers Union (TCU)/CWA held a national town hall to share their vision for the future. And federal call center workers at Maximus went on strike on the anniversary of the passage of the Affordable Care Act.

May 5, 2022

Flight Attendants at Delta Airlines Fight for Safe Uniforms

Flight Attendants at Delta Airlines, organizing with AFA-CWA, are fighting to hold the airline to its promise to provide new, safe uniforms.

April 28, 2022

Workers Memorial Day: Organize for a Safe Workplace

Today, April 28, is Workers Memorial Day, when we remember workers killed or injured on the job and renew our commitment to fight for strong safety and health protections.

April 28, 2022

CWA Members Set to Testify at Hearing on COVID-19 Protections in Healthcare

The members will urge OSHA to establish a comprehensive, enforceable COVID-19 standard to protect all workers in healthcare.

April 21, 2022

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Mobility and DirecTV (Orange), the Middlesex County Board of Social Services, and New Flyer.

April 21, 2022

CWA Applauds New Bill to Protect Passenger Service Agents from Abusive Passengers

The bill is designed to improve aviation safety and hold passengers convicted of intimidation, threats, or physical violence against aviation professionals accountable for their actions.

April 14, 2022

AFA-CWA Flight Attendants Protest Against Contract Violations and Mass Cancellations

On Monday, AFA-CWA Spirit Airlines Flight Attendants and supporters picketed outside of Orlando International Airport to demand Spirit Airlines acknowledge the concerns of flight crew and stop violating the Flight Attendants' contract.

April 7, 2022

Columbus Workers Win Hero Pay

The local worked with other city unions to win the pay, which is funded with money that Congress allocated as part of the American Rescue Plan.

March 17, 2022

CWA Public Workers in Texas Defend Workers and Families Against Retaliation and Abuse

The Texas State Employees Union (TSEU)/CWA Local 6186 Executive Board passed a resolution opposing Gov. Abbott’s directive to the Texas Dept. of Family and Protective Services to “conduct a prompt and thorough investigation” of families who chose gender affirming care for their children.

March 3, 2022

AFA-CWA Frontier Flight Attendants Fight for a Humane, Compassionate Sick Leave Policy

Last week, AFA-CWA Frontier Flight Attendants picketed and leafleted at Harry Reid International Airport in Las Vegas, Nev.

February 17, 2022

TNG-CWA Journalists Win Protections Against Attacks and Arrests by State Patrols

Last week, a federal judge approved a settlement that prohibits the Minnesota State Patrol from attacking or arresting journalists.

February 3, 2022

Honoring CWA Healthcare Heroes

CWA healthcare workers have spent the past two years fighting on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

January 20, 2022

CWA Applauds Federal Indictments in Airport Assault Case and Calls for More Enforcement of Laws Against Passenger Service Assault

Last week’s announcement that three Delta Air Lines passengers face federal charges for allegedly assaulting an airline security officer and gate agent is welcome news to airport workers who have faced increased physical and verbal abuse while on the job.

January 18, 2022

Federal Indictments in Airport Assault Case Are an Important Step for Worker Safety

Last week’s announcement that three Delta Air Lines passengers face federal charges for allegedly assaulting an airline security officer and gate agent is welcome news to airport workers who have faced increased physical and verbal abuse while on the job.

January 13, 2022

IUE-CWA Members Demand Explanation for “Death Trap” at Workplace in Massachusetts

Members of the Marblehead (Mass.) Municipal Employees Union are speaking out about extremely hazardous working conditions at the town’s transfer station.

January 6, 2022

AFA-CWA Flight Attendants Fighting Against Human Trafficking

January is National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. AFA-CWA Flight Attendants are taking a stand against human trafficking by recommitting to end it on planes.

December 23, 2021

Organizing Update

The latest on who is voting to join CWA.

December 21, 2021

Tower Climbing Safety School Goes Union

Workers at Tower Safety in Phoenix, Ariz., a company that offers cell phone tower climbers an array of trainings and certifications with an emphasis on safety, won voluntary recognition and joined CWA.

December 20, 2021

Airline Passenger Service Workers Speak Up About Passenger Rage Incidents in a National Ad and Call for Federal Action

Airline passenger service agents and members of CWA announced that they are expanding a digital advertisement campaign designed to raise awareness about the rise in passenger rage incidents and encourage civility among passengers as travel spikes with the impending holiday season.

December 2, 2021

CWA Passenger Service Agents Bring Attention to Passenger Rage Incidents and Encourage Civility in a New Ad

Airline passenger service agents released a digital ad campaign to raise awareness about the rise in passenger rage incidents and to encourage civility among passengers.

December 2, 2021

Join the COSHCON 21 Virtual Worker Safety Conference

Join workers and activists from around the country at the upcoming COSHCON 21 virtual worker health and safety conference on December 7-9 and 14-16.

November 18, 2021

Advocating for Aviation Security and Worker Safety

On Tuesday, AFA-CWA International President Sara Nelson testified before the House Committee on Homeland Security's Subcommittee on Transportation and Maritime Security.

October 28, 2021

Bargaining Update

The latest information about Catholic Health, Piedmont Airlines, and Point Park University faculty.

October 21, 2021

New York Attorney General Steps in to Protect CWA Healthcare Workers on Strike

Last week, in a win for the striking healthcare workers at Catholic Health System’s Mercy Hospital in Buffalo, N.Y., New York State Attorney General Letitia James issued a Cease and Desist order to scab company Huffmaster.