News & Events

October 24, 2019

Celebrating the Life of Former CWA President Morty Bahr

Speakers included CWA President Chris Shelton and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer.

October 22, 2019

CWA Board Votes to Make Passing PRO Act to Build Worker Power a Litmus Test for 2020 Endorsements

Citing the importance and urgency of building worker power, the Communications Workers of America’s Executive Board voted unanimously to make supporting the Protecting the Right to Organizing (PRO) Act a litmus test for 2020 incumbent political candidates to receive a CWA endorsement.

October 17, 2019

Bargaining and Mobilization Update

Members at the Los Angeles Times reached a tentative agreement with management.

October 17, 2019

30,000 Jobs at Risk As Billionaire Takes Aim at AT&T

Billionaire Paul Singer's hedge fund Elliott Management has bought shares of AT&T and launched a campaign arguing for the company to cut costs by laying off workers.

October 17, 2019

Organizing Update

The Arizona Republic newsroom employees vote to join with CWA.

October 17, 2019

CWAers Call on Congress to Pass PRO Act to Build Union Member Power

On a National Day of Action on Wednesday, hundreds of CWA members across the country made phone calls to Congress to pressure them to pass the PRO Act.

October 17, 2019

Companies Putting Shareholders Ahead of Workers are Harming our Communities

CWAers briefed members of Congress and their staff this week on how the recent rise of stock buybacks is harming workers, communities, and the whole economy.

October 17, 2019

CWAers Building Support for Bills to Protect U.S. Jobs

It's time to stop making it easier and more profitable for companies to ship our jobs overseas.

October 17, 2019

Governor Newsom Makes Wrong Call By Vetoing California's Anti-Offshoring Call Center Bill

The Protect Call Center Jobs Act of 2019 would have protected California's working families and taxpayers.

October 17, 2019

CWAers Gear Up for 2020 Fight

CWA activists and local leaders held watch parties this week for the third Democratic Primary Debate.