News & Events

September 20, 2018 — News

Workers Come Together for Good Jobs in the Wireless Industry

Wireless call center and retail workers from around the country convened in Hilliard, Ohio, last week to discuss strategies across workplaces and form a plan to demand better from the wireless industry.

August 9, 2018 — News

Organizing Update

Workers at AT&T Mobility and Cornell University voted to join with CWA.

June 28, 2018 — News

CWA Statement on Janus Decision: CWA Members Are Ready to Fight

The U.S. Supreme Court this week ruled 5-4 in Janus vs. AFSCME to side with corporate special interests and harm the ability of public sector workers to collectively bargain.

June 27, 2018 — Press Release

Statement on Janus Decision: CWA Members are Ready to Fight

Today’s Supreme Court decision on the Janus v. AFSCME case marks a sad day for all working people and continues a long campaign by corporate interests and right wing groups to restrict our ability to stand together.

June 14, 2018 — News

Organizing Update

Workers from the Foothill Community Clinic and AT&T Mobility in Louisiana have voted to join with CWA.

April 26, 2018 — News

Local 9415 is CWA STRONG!

CWA Local 9415 has focused their 2018 efforts on signing up new members and educating all members.

April 19, 2018 — News

Raising Standards Together in the Wireless Industry

Wireless workers from AT&T Mobility, Verizon Wireless, and T-Mobile joined a CWA town hall call this week to share their stories about how they are standing up for their rights.

March 29, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Frontier Communications, AT&T Mobility, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, AT&T Midwest, and AT&T Legacy T.

February 22, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for AT&T Mobility.

February 15, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining updates from Alaska Airlines and AT&T Mobility.

February 15, 2018 — News

CWAers Mobilize Wireless Workers

CWAers participated in an AT&T Brigade Peer-to-Peer Texting Campaign in Washington, DC.

February 1, 2018 — News

Wireless Workers Meet, Release Statement of Principles

Hundreds of wireless workers from AT&T Mobility, Verizon Wireless, and T-Mobile met in Orlando this week to discuss their plans to improve their working conditions from coast to coast.

January 25, 2018 — News

Workers Call on AT&T to Stop Offshoring and Outsourcing, and to Bargain Fair Contracts

As bargaining at AT&T Mobility in District 3, AT&T Midwest, and Legacy AT&T gets underway in early 2018, workers are united in a common goal of protecting jobs and negotiating fair contracts.

January 18, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

AT&T Mobility workers approved a precedent-setting contract that rolls back offshoring and outsourcing and sets a new standard for wireless retail and call center jobs in America.

January 12, 2018 — Press Release

AT&T Wireless Workers Approve Contract, Set New Standards for Wireless Jobs

AT&T wireless workers approved a precedent-setting contract that rolls back offshoring and outsourcing and sets a new standard for wireless retail and call center jobs in America. The contract covers over 21,000 workers in 36 states. CWA members approved the four-year contract by an overwhelming majority; it remains in effect until February 12, 2021.

December 21, 2017 — Press Release

Groundbreaking AT&T Wireless Agreement Extends Gender Identity Protections to Tens of Thousands of Workers

CWA's tentative agreement at AT&T Mobility provides the first-ever enforceable protections against discrimination based on gender identity in 16 states where no statewide non-discrimination law covering this category exists--proving the power of union bargaining in addressing workplace discrimination in all forms.

December 20, 2017 — Press Release

CWA Represented Workers at AT&T to Get $1,000 Bonus, ‘If You Don’t Ask for Your Fair Share, You’ll Never Get It’

Following discussions with AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson, CWA President Chris Shelton reported that CWA represented workers at AT&T will receive a $1,000 bonus.

December 14, 2017 — News

Groundbreaking Contract at AT&T Mobility

After 11 months of mobilization, tough bargaining and a three-day strike, CWA's Mobility bargaining team reached a groundbreaking tentative agreement with AT&T Mobility.

December 13, 2017 — Press Release

AT&T Wireless Workers Win Industry-Defining Gains in New Agreement

Over 21,000 CWA AT&T wireless workers reached a precedent-setting tentative contract agreement that rolls back the trends of offshoring and outsourcing and sets a new standard for wireless retail and call center jobs in America.

December 7, 2017 — News

Local 3509 is CWA STRONG

"With hard work, perseverance, and motivation, we have built Local 3509 into a dedicated and focused group of officers and stewards."

November 16, 2017 — News

CWA Fighting to Maintain Good Jobs in AT&T-Time Warner Merger

CWA is calling for approval of AT&T's proposed acquisition of Time-Warner.

November 14, 2017 — Press Release

CWA Offers Full Support for AT&T-Time Warner Merger

CWA supports the AT&T-Time Warner merger and is opposed to the Department of Justice -- or whoever else's -- insistence that AT&T must divest CNN or DIRECTV for the merger to proceed. 

November 2, 2017 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining updates for AT&T Mobility, Frontier Communications, and Camden County Library.

October 26, 2017 — News

Bargaining Update

In case you missed this week's AT&T Mobility call.