Apr 17, 2014

Kaplan ESL Teachers Approve First Contract

Teachers at Kaplan International Centers, who teach English as a Second Language (ESL) and are members of TNG-CWA Local 31003, voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to ratify a first contract that would provide raises, workplace protections and a voice on the job.

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Apr 17, 2014

NY Governor Signs National Popular Vote Bill

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday signed the National Popular Vote bill, which would award the state's electoral votes to the presidential candidate who receives the most popular votes.

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Apr 17, 2014

CEO Pay Is Out Of Control

American CEOs pocketed, on average, $11.7 million in 2013. Compare that to what an average worker earned: $35,293. That means CEOs were paid 331 times as much as an average worker.

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Apr 17, 2014

Movement Building

Kansas Community Partnership Working for Change. Sunflower Community Action, a CWA partner and the Kansas affiliate of National People's Action, recognized CWA for "exemplary commitment to the pursuit of justice, equality and the changing of lives," at a recent award event.

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Apr 17, 2014

Guild Members Shine As Winners of 2014 Pulitzers

More than half of the Pulitzer Prizes went to journalists in TNG-CWA represented newsrooms.

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Apr 21, 2014

This is What Fast Means

AT&T's 'gigapower' fiber network is world changing. It means good jobs for CWA members and other workers, and will connect consumers, businesses and communities with speeds that are 100 times faster.

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Apr 21, 2014

CWA Statement on the UAW withdrawing objections to the Volkswagen Election

The Communications Workers of America stands with the United Auto Workers today as that union drops its objections to the NLRB representation election at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tenn.

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Apr 8, 2014

NLRB Takes ‘Extraordinary Action’ to Consolidate Complaints Against T-Mobile US

In an extraordinary decision, the General Counsel for the National Labor Relations Board has moved to consolidate recent unfair labor practice complaints that have been brought against T-Mobile US. The telecommunications company has been cited for its relentless and escalating attempts over the past 10 years to stop workers from obtaining union representation.

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Apr 2, 2014

CWA Statement on the U.S. Supreme Courtís Decision on McCutcheon v. FEC

Four years ago, the courtís Citizens United decision opened the floodgates to unlimited corporate spending in our elections. Today, the courtís 5-4 decision struck down aggregate contribution limits, so that one super-wealthy donor can now inject up to $3.6 million into our politics to candidates and parties -- shattering one of the remaining campaign finance laws on the books.

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Apr 1, 2014

Sprint May Owe $4.5 Million To Laid Off Call Center Workers

Sprint may owe up to $4.5 million in back pay to 1,440 workers laid off in March without the 60 daysí notice required by federal and state laws. The workers may also be eligible for Sprint employee benefits through May 17 under the laws. Sprint announced the call center layoffs on March 18, and said the jobs would end March 25, with pay through April 8.

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