News & Events

October 25, 2018 — News

CWAers Stand in Solidarity with Thousands of Marriott Workers on Strike

CWA members and retirees stand in solidarity with thousands of Marriott workers who are on strike in Detroit, Boston, Hawaii, Oakland, San Diego, San Francisco, and San Jose.

October 25, 2018 — News

AFL-CIO Launches New Podcast

The AFL-CIO has launched a new podcast called "State of the Unions" to bring you the issues and stories that matter to working people.

October 19, 2018 — Press Release

Communications Workers of America Launches First Responder Voice

The Communications Workers of America (CWA) announced today the launch of FirstResponderVoice.org, a new advocacy initiative and website devoted to increasing the availability of information about FirstNet for first responders and public safety agencies across the country.

October 18, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information from the University of California, Digital First Media, Miami Air, and the Duquesne Club.

October 18, 2018 — News

Election Update

The latest election news from New York, Nevada, and Texas. Plus, how customer service reps are taking action.

October 18, 2018 — News

CWA Files Lawsuit to Fight for Collective Bargaining Rights for Missouri Workers

A coalition of labor unions representing Missouri state workers filed a lawsuit challenging Missouri Senate Bill 1007, which strips public service workers of collectively bargained protections on the job.

October 18, 2018 — News

Oklahoma CWAers Learn New Skills to Build Worker Power

CWA members from Locals 6009, 6016, and 6327 gathered in Oklahoma City for a two-day CWA Political Action Boot Camp.

October 18, 2018 — News

CWA Seeks to Protect Workers and Consumers in California

CWA District 9 has filed a motion with the California Public Utilities Commission seeking to represent the interests of workers and consumers during the state's review of the T-Mobile/Sprint merger.

October 18, 2018 — News

CWA Launches FirstResponderVoice.org Website to Support Public Safety Network

Today, CWA launched FirstResponderVoice.org, a source for information, news, and analysis about public safety communications and FirstNet, America's new nationwide broadband network dedicated to first responders.

October 18, 2018 — Press Release

Citing 3,185 Jobs at Risk, CWA District 9 Files Motion to Become Party in CPUC Review of Proposed T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

In its motion, CWA District 9 cites the merger’s potential negative effects on its 57,000 members in California, both as workers and consumers.

October 11, 2018 — News

Workers Rally to Save Jobs at Risk in Proposed T-Mobile/Sprint Merger

Local workers and community members held a "save our jobs" rally outside of Sprint's headquarters in Kansas.

October 11, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T.

October 11, 2018 — News

Organizing Update

Workers at the Omaha World-Herald voted overwhelmingly to form a union with NewsGuild-CWA.

October 11, 2018 — News

Election Update

The most recent election updates from Virginia, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, and Texas.

October 11, 2018 — News

IUE-CWA Members Lobby Congress to Stop Outsourcing and Protect Workers' Rights

Members of IUE-CWA from across the country gathered in Washington D.C. to meet with Members of Congress and their staff and to ask for support in their efforts to pass two bills.

October 11, 2018 — News

CWAers Fight for Fairness in Factual TV

The Canadian Media Guild-CWA Canada is welcoming a $35-million class action lawsuit filed on behalf of hundreds of reality and factual TV workers who have worked at Cineflix Canada.

October 11, 2018 — News

CWAers Tell Trump: the U.S. Mail is Not for Sale!

On Monday, CWAers joined thousands of postal workers and supporters across the country on a National Day of Action to tell President Trump: the U.S. Mail is Not for Sale!

October 9, 2018 — Press Release

Local Workers’ Rally: “Save Our Jobs” at Risk in Proposed T-Mobile/Sprint Merger”

Recent analysis by CWA found that 28,000 jobs nationwide and 4,122 jobs in the Kansas City metro area alone are at risk if the merger goes through as presently constructed.

October 4, 2018 — News

In Historic Victory for CWA Members, Safety Improvements Included in FAA Reauthorization Bill

The FAA Reauthorization Bill passed the Senate overwhelmingly, with the inclusion of critical provisions that protect passenger service agents from assault and increase to 10 hours the minimum rest for Flight Attendants.

October 4, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Midwest and AT&T Legacy T, Windstream, S&P Global, and DIRECTV Sports Broadcast Center.

October 4, 2018 — News

Call Center Workers Left Behind in New NAFTA Deal

The Trump Administration reached a deal with Mexico and Canada on an updated NAFTA agreement on Sunday night.

October 4, 2018 — News

CWAers Join Mass Mobilization to Stop Kavanaugh

CWAers joined thousands in a mass mobilization on Thursday to stop the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.

October 4, 2018 — News

Election Update

The latest election news from New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

October 4, 2018 — News

Minnesota CWAers at Frontier Bring Concerns to Minnesota Public Utilities Commission

CWA Local 7270 President Mark Doffing spoke about how Frontier has left the community behind through a lack of investment in their local workforce.