Dec 16, 2011

Instructions for Leafleting at Verizon Wireless Stores

Please review the Instructions for Leafleting at Verizon Wireless Stores (click to download) before engaging in any activity at or near a Verizon Wireless store. It is very important that these instructions be followed. If you don’t understand the Instructions, please contact your District mobilization coordinator.

Also, please do not go into a Verizon Wireless store while you are engaged in mobilization activity and please make sure that no one else in your group goes into the store.

Our mobilization goal is to let the public know about our contract fight with Verizon Wireless and to persuade people not to buy Verizon Wireless until we get a fair contract. We are not trying to interfere with the conduct of their operations. Spread the word – but do it outside the store and follow the instructions.

Thanks for your support and solidarity!

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Aug 29, 2014

National Day to Fight for Families

I was proud yesterday to stand with more than 2,000 protesters demanding that President Obama use his authority to enact relief for Immigrants.

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Aug 28, 2014

CWA e-Newsletter: August 28, 2014

President Cohen's Labor Day Message; Let's Make Labor Day Less About the End of Summer and More About Restoring Workers' Rights; Rebuilding the Middle Class Requires Reviving Strong Unions; National Women's Committee Report: It's Time for Paid Family Leave in the U.S; New Benefits for CWAers Through Union Plus & more.

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Aug 28, 2014

President Cohen’s Labor Day 2014 Message

Working Americans can't just wait for the next President.

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Aug 28, 2014

Let’s Make Labor Day Less about the End of Summer and More About Restoring Workers’ Rights

CWA President Larry Cohen and MSNBC television commentator Ed Schultz discuss what it will take for workers to regain economic justice.

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Aug 28, 2014

Cohen: There is No Hope for Economic Justice or Democracy if We Are Divided

CWA President Larry Cohen was one of 200 people arrested for civil disobedience outside the White House as part of the National Day to Fight for Families to protest the deportations that are breaking families apart.

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Aug 28, 2014

Movement Building Update

CWAers were a big part of the Moral Week of Action in NC as activists demonstrated for seven days against the extreme agenda of the Republican-controlled North Carolina legislature and Gov. Pat McCrory.

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Aug 28, 2014

Bargaining Update

Community support is growing for SuperShuttle drivers at Denver International Airport, members of CWA Local 7777.

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Aug 28, 2014

Who’s Taking the Ice Bucket Challenge Next?

CWA President Larry Cohen took the ALS “ice bucket challenge” then called out CWA vice presidents Chris Shelton, D1, and Ed Mooney, D2-13, to take the challenge and pass it on.

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Aug 28, 2014

Organizing Update

Workers at US Airways and American Airlines are voting now on CWA representation.

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Aug 28, 2014

Election Update

Steve Sarnoff won his primary race for a State Assembly seat in Pinellas County, Fla., defeating two other candidates.

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Aug 28, 2014

Inequality: Rebuilding the Middle Class Requires Reviving Strong Unions

Check out this new report from Campaign for America’s Future, on reviving strong unions to reverse the growing inequality in our country.

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Aug 28, 2014

National Women’s Committee Report: It’s Time for Paid Family Leave in the U.S.

The next step forward in medical leave is the FAMILY Act. Introduced last year, this legislation would establish a self-sustaining, national paid leave insurance plan funded by employer and employee contributions.

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Aug 28, 2014

New Benefits for CWAers Through Union Plus

Union Plus has worked with Hertz to arrange for two new discounted offers for car rental brands Dollar and Thrifty.

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Aug 27, 2014

AT&T Retiree Wireless Discount

AT&T Retirees are now eligible for a 30% wireless discount!

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Aug 21, 2014

CWA Local 6402 activists receive award

In July 2014, Sunflower Community Action honored activists from CWA Local 6402 for their “Exemplary Commitment to the Pursuit of Justice, Equality, and the Changing of Lives.”

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Aug 21, 2014

Dallas membership drive is a major success

CWA Local 6125 activists took Texas by storm, visiting 35 retail stores in the Dallas area in June 2014 to encourage all employees to become CWA members.

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Aug 21, 2014

CWA e-Newsletter: Aug. 21, 2014

Super Shuttle Drivers Move Closer to Justice; Bargaining Update; Peaceful Resistance in Ferguson; Nominate Young Women Workers for Berger-Marks Award; UCLA Professor Fined $10,000 for Death of Lab Worker; Bay News Rising Trains Next Generation of Journalists; CWA, Allies Enlist State Legislators in Fight Against TPP

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Aug 21, 2014

SuperShuttle Drivers Move Closer to Justice

This week, a division of the National Labor Relations Board advised the Colorado regional office to order SuperShuttle to rescind the sham contract it imposed on the 100 drivers and restore their lost wages and benefits.

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Aug 21, 2014

Bargaining Update

Update on the illegal firings of eight workers in TNG-CWA Local 31003 at El Diario in New York.

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