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September 9, 2021

North Carolina

CWA members from Locals 3603, 3607, 3611, 3640, and 3682 in North Carolina thanked Congresswoman Deborah Ross (D-N.C.) for supporting the PRO Act and standing up for working people.



Last Thursday, CWA members from Locals 4652 and 4671 met with Congressman Mark Pocan (D-Wis.) in Madison, to thank him for co-sponsoring the PRO Act and always supporting workers. Congressman Pocan also received the Red Boxing Glove award, CWA District 4’s highest legislative award.



On Tuesday, CWA members from Locals 4300, 4302, and 4320 gathered in Warren, Ohio, to thank Congressman Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) for supporting the PRO Act. Congressman Ryan was also presented with the Red Boxing Glove, CWA District 4’s highest legislative award, for always fighting for working families.

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On Monday, CWA members from Locals 7050, 7026, and 7065 attended the Arizona AFL-CIO Labor Day event which focused on building support for the PRO Act.



CWA Local 3204 President Ed Barlow spoke at a press conference in Atlanta last week as part of the Georgia Democratic Party’s Democrats Deliver Tour. Barlow highlighted the much needed assistance the American Rescue Plan provided for workers and stressed the importance of building out affordable broadband using experienced union workers as part of the infrastructure improvement efforts.


National Phone Bank

More than 40 CWAers participated in a phone bank last Thursday to put pressure on Senators Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) and Mark Kelly (D-Ariz.) to support the PRO Act.