In his remarks, President Shelton acknowledged the difficulties of dealing with a global pandemic and how its impact has been exacerbated by the ongoing challenges facing working families including the climate crisis, public health crisis, political extremism, attacks on voting rights and corporate greed.
In his address to the CWA Convention, Communications Workers of America President Chris Shelton called on CWAers to stand together and make the changes we need to strengthen our union.
In his address to the CWA Convention, Communications Workers of America President Chris Shelton rallies CWAers to the CWA STRONG program and to do what needs to be done to ensure the survival of the labor movement.
The following is the transcript for the speech delivered by CWA President Chris Shelton at the T&T Conference on January 23, 2017.
Our meeting is taking place at an extraordinary moment in our country's history, full of danger, but also full of tremendous possibilities.
Thank you, brothers and sisters. It’s great to be here with our District 7 activists and with you, Brenda.
CWA President Chris Shelton spoke with Telecommunications & Technologies activists attending the T&T sector leadership conference.
CWA President Chris Shelton tells D9 CWAers 'the time is always right to do what's right.'
CWA President Chris Shelton tells District 4 leaders and activists that "we have to change the power equation in bargaining."
President Shelton said organizing in wireless matters, because our strength in bargaining depends on what the rest of the industry is doing.
At the ver.di convention in Leipzig, Germany, CWA President Chris Shelton thanks the leaders and members of ver.di who are standing with workers at T-Mobile US in their fight for bargaining rights.
President Shelton spoke with members and leaders on the 50th anniversary of APRI.
In his opening address, CWA President Chris Shelton pledged to spend every day for the next four years strengthening our union and rebuilding our beloved labor movement.