News & Events

March 19, 2020

CWA Urges Congress to Pass P.A.I.D. Leave Act

"Nobody should be forced to go to work while sick or capable of spreading a disease during a pandemic," said CWA President Chris Shelton.

March 19, 2020

CWA and Consumer Advocacy Groups Urge Broadband CEOs to Lift Data Caps and Waive Fees

These steps are in order to help the American public stop the spread of the novel coronavirus and facilitate access to essential communications services for all. 

March 19, 2020

Workers Demand That Maximus Take More Proactive Steps to Protect Employees from Coronavirus

These steps include providing paid sick days without penalty and ensuring a safe workplace at every call center.

March 19, 2020

Illinois CWAers Help Families in Need

Members of the CWA Unified Council of Illinois helped box food at the Greater Chicago Food Depository to help families.

March 19, 2020

Union Plus COVID-19 Benefits

CWA members participating in various Union Plus programs may be eligible for additional assistance related to COVID-19.

March 19, 2020

Organizing Update

Workers at Glitch, Frontier Communications, and The Roanoke Times vote to join with CWA.

March 19, 2020

Political Update

The latest on CWA's political endorsements in Georgia and Illinois.

March 18, 2020

Workers Demand That Maximus Take More Proactive Steps to Protect Employees from Coronavirus

With the spread of COVID-19 across the country, call center workers at Maximus who are organizing to join CWA are demanding the company take immediate steps to protect their employees from COVID-19, including providing paid sick days without penalty and ensuring a safe workplace at every call center.

March 16, 2020

CWA and Consumer Advocacy Groups Urge Broadband CEOs to Lift Data Caps and Waive Fees

CWA and consumer advocacy groups sent a letter today to major broadband CEOs urging them to lift data caps, waive data cap fees, and take other steps to help the American public stop the spread of coronavirus and facilitate access to essential communications services for all.

March 13, 2020

Tech Workers at App Developer Glitch Vote To Form Union and Join CWA Organizing Initiative

In a historic step forward for workers organizing in tech, employees at Glitch, a coding platform tool company, today won recognition for their union.