Feb 11, 2016

Sanders Has Winning Message for New Hampshire and Beyond

On New Hampshire Primary Day, CWA President Chris Shelton traveled to the Granite State, rallying local activists and participating in a flurry of media interviews about why workers are joining Sen. Bernie Sanders's political revolution.

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Feb 11, 2016

Bargaining Update

Bargaining beings for AT&T Mobility workers in CWA District 6. Also, CWA District 3 workers at YP have reached a tentative three-year agreement.

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Feb 11, 2016

New Flyer CWA Worker Introduces Labor Secretary Perez at Summit

CWA Local 7304 Vice President Renee Brand kicked off the White House's first regional summit on worker voice, introducing Labor Secretary Tom Perez at the gathering in Minneapolis, MN.

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Feb 11, 2016

TPP Update

This week, CWAers and allies flooded Capitol Hill with phone calls, part of a Day of Action to push Congress to reject the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

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Feb 4, 2016

CWA Town Hall Call Launches Nationwide Campaign to ‘Take on Wall Street’

About 10,000 CWAers and allied partners joined CWA's telephone town hall call on Feb. 2, and listened as Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), former Labor Secretary Robert Reich and CWA President Chris Shelton talked about how activists can take on Wall Street and the "too big to fail" banks.

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Feb 1, 2016

Senator Sanders’s Strong Showing in Iowa Builds on Energy, Enthusiasm

What an incredible night! Just one month ago, Senator Sanders trailed by double digits in Iowa polling. That picture has fundamentally changed. Sanders's message of restoring an America that works for all of us has been spreading throughout the country, engaging first time voters, young people, independents, even conservatives. New Hampshire is the next stop in a campaign that continues to energize millions of Americans.

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Jan 13, 2016

CWA Statement on the President’s State of the Union Message

CWA President Chris Shelton calls for effective action to shift our economy from one in which Wall Street calls the shots to one that rewards the efforts of working people.

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Jan 7, 2016

TransCanada’s New NAFTA Claim a Reminder How Trade Pacts Can Undercut U.S. Democratic Laws

Supporters of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) like to claim that, "No trade agreement is going to force us to change our laws." However, today we have more evidence of how the opposite may be true.

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Dec 26, 2015

CWA Statement on Government’s Planned Immigration Raids

CWA issued this statement on the announced plans by the Department of Homeland Security to begin deportation raids targeting Central American refugees.

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Nov 30, 2015

American Agents Approve First Contract

American Airlines agents, members of the CWA/IBT Passenger Service Association, ratified a first contract by a 73 percent "yes" vote. The Internet and telephone vote was conducted by an independent third-party.

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