News & Events

July 29, 2016 — News

Statement by CWA Vice President Claude Cummings, chair of the CWA Human Rights Committee, and a delegate to the Democratic National Convention.

This week’s action by Democratic convention delegates points to the tremendous contrast between Hillary Clinton, the first woman to be nominated for President by a major political party, and the Republican candidate, Donald Trump, who was nominated last week.

 

July 28, 2016 — News

CWA Will Do What It Takes to Elect Hillary Clinton President

CWA President Chris Shelton wrote about the Democratic Party’s nomination of Hillary Clinton for president on Huffington Post.

July 28, 2016 — News

TU Opens First Nationwide Field Office in Wichita

T-Mobile Workers United (TU) opened its first field office in Wichita, Kan., on Monday.

July 28, 2016 — News

CWA President Chris Shelton Calls on Policymakers to Raise Minimum Wage

At an event at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, CWA President Chris Shelton called on policymakers and businesses to ensure all working people earn a living wage.

July 28, 2016 — News

"No TPP" Heard Loud and Clear at Convention

On Monday, hundreds of activists and allies who have fought back against the Trans-Pacific Partnership rallied to make it clear that there can be no TPP now and no TPP during a lame duck session of Congress.

July 28, 2016 — News

Bargaining Update

Bargaining updates for AT&T Internet, AT&T West and Digital First Media.

July 28, 2016 — News

Organizing Update

This week, 209 administrative and program staff at the Open Society Foundation voted for representation by CWA Local 1180.

July 28, 2016 — News

Rock Against the TPP!

Rock Against the TPP, a nationwide road show sponsored by CWA to raise awareness about the dangers of the Trans-Pacific Partnership, kicked off last week in Denver, Col.

July 28, 2016 — News

CWA Members Receive Advanced Training

A group of NABET-CWA Local 51011 daily hires are participating in CWA/NETT Academy training funded by the Strategic Industry Fund, taking advanced training and getting certified in fiber optics.

July 28, 2016 — News

Cohen Named to Commission to Reform DNC Nominating Process

The Rules Committee of the Democratic National Convention has established a unity reform commission to look at ways to make the nominating process fairer.

July 26, 2016 — Press Release

CWA Praises Nomination of Hillary Clinton for President

The nomination of Secretary Hillary Clinton for President of the United States is a historic step forward for our nation, and the Communications Workers of America is proud to work with her as together we build an America that works for working families.

July 26, 2016 — News

JRHC 2017 Plan Year

To:         Alcatel-Lucent (Nokia) Local Presidents and Formerly Represented Retirees

July 25, 2016 — News

NIC BARGAINING REPORT #13

The Bargaining Committee met with the company today and the company continues to pass regressive proposals.  We were forced to reject their entire package and countered with proposals lifting your

July 25, 2016 — Press Release

T-Mobile Workers Open First Union Field Office

T-Mobile Workers United opened its first field office to the support the growing momentum and energy of the union’s organizing campaign at T-Mobile US and MetroPCS.

July 23, 2016 — News

NIC BARGAINING REPORT #14

In an effort to give the parties involved time to review and consider all proposals, both CWA and the Company have decided to extend the current contract.

July 21, 2016 — News

CWA District 2-13 Occupational Safety and Health Conference Call Minutes

CWA District 2-13 Occupational Safety and Health Conference Call Conducted Monday, June 20, 2016 from 10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

July 21, 2016 — News

CWA Next Generation Activists Meet in Detroit

CWA activists gathered in Detroit this week for the CWA Next Generation Summit.

July 21, 2016 — News

Democracy Update

In a victory for full voting rights, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruled yesterday that a Texas voter ID law was illegal and violated the Voting Rights Act.

July 21, 2016 — News

Organizing Update

Organizing updates for The Lakeland Ledger, and T-Mobile.

July 21, 2016 — News

Bargaining Update

Bargaining updates for Middlesex County the Board of Social Services and West River Telecom.

July 21, 2016 — News

FCC Establishes Criteria for Replacing Voice Networks

Last week, the Federal Communications Commission established clear criteria to guide the replacement of legacy services.

July 21, 2016 — News

Last Chance to Register for CWA Human Rights Conference

CWA's Human Rights Conference is Aug. 21-24 in Atlanta, Ga. The deadline to register is Aug. 5.

July 21, 2016 — News

Rock Against the TPP!

This Saturday, Rock Against the TPP will kick off in Denver, Col.

July 21, 2016 — News

Resources for Union Veterans

Millions of our union sisters and brothers are veterans. Are you one of them?