News & Events

July 23, 2020

We Must Pass the HEROES Act to Provide Relief to Workers During COVID-19

This critical legislation would benefit workers across the country, including CWA members.

July 23, 2020

New York State Assembly and Senate Pass CWA-Backed Broadband Bill!

Access to affordable high-speed internet is vital, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic with millions of New Yorkers working and schooling from home.

July 23, 2020

Know Your Rights to Paid Leave Under the Federal Families First Coronavirus Act

Family Values @ Work has created an easy to understand questionnaire and decision chart to help you understand which parts of the legislation may apply to you.

July 20, 2020

CWA Members to Spotlight AT&T’s Pattern of Discriminatory Behavior in Memphis Protest, Demand Protections for Black Lives

AT&T workers and other members of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) union will hold a socially distanced protest as part of the national Strike for Black Lives Monday afternoon outside an AT&T Mobility Call Center in Memphis, Tenn. The AT&T call center workers will be joined by their colleagues from the AT&T Mobility warehouse and retail stores in Memphis, along with other local union members and community groups.

July 16, 2020

Act Now: Save Aviation Jobs

CWA members, including passenger service agents and Flight Attendants, are on the front lines of an unprecedented crisis for the airline industry caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 16, 2020

On Monday, Join the Strike for Black Lives

CWA members will join with other union members at SEIU, the Teamsters, AFT, and community-based organizations to hold a National Strike/Day of Action for Black Lives.

July 16, 2020

CWA Local 1102 Pushes for NY HERO Executive Order

Workers like Hope Gilmore from CWA Local 1102 in Staten Island are pushing for legislators to act to protect all workers during the pandemic.

July 16, 2020

Virginia Issues Landmark Emergency Temporary Workplace Standard to Protect Workers from COVID-19

When workers are protected, communities are protected!

July 16, 2020

Organizing Update

Nine employees at TDS Metrocom in Schofield, Wis., voted overwhelmingly to join CWA.

July 16, 2020

U.S. Banks Earn Failing Grades on COVID-19 Response

The Committee for Better Banks released a new analysis of the nation's 12 largest retail banks' COVID-19 response, finding major shortcomings in how the nation's wealthiest industry has handled the pandemic.