Mar 26, 2015

NLRB Throws Out CNN’s Joint Employer Challenge

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has rejected a motion by CNN asking the board to reconsider a ruling that the cable news giant and Team Video Services (TVS), a unionized subcontractor, were joint employers.

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Mar 26, 2015

Breaking! Leaked Investor Chapter of TPP Worse than Imagined

The following is a statement by CWA President Larry Cohen on the "leaked" chapter of the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal that covers corporations.

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Mar 26, 2015

Movement Building

Chicago Mayoral Candidate Jesus 'Chuy' Garcia visited CWA Headquarters on a recent trip to Washington, D.C., to share with supporters his roadmap to victory.

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Mar 26, 2015

News Stories about Last Week’s Groundbreaking NLRB Ruling against T-Mobile

In a long-awaited ruling, Christine Dibble, a National Labor Relations Board judge, found T-Mobile guilty of multiple nationwide violations of U.S. labor law against workers.

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Mar 26, 2015

Bellingham, WA, City Council Unanimously Rejects Fast Track; Seattle Next

On Monday night, the Bellingham, WA, City Council unanimously approved a resolution calling on Congress to oppose "fast track" for the TPP.

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Mar 26, 2015

Bargaining Update

Members of American Sign Language Interpreters United, a unit of the Pacific Media Workers Guild, TNG-CWA Local 39521, have ratified their first contracts with Purple Communications.

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Mar 26, 2015

Columbus, Ohio, Stands Up Against ‘Fast Track’

Ohio activists, including CWAers and environment and community allies, held a town hall in Columbus last night to tell U.S. Sen. Rob Portman to oppose "fast track" legislation and stand up for good jobs and consumer protections for Ohioans.

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Mar 26, 2015

A Last-Minute TPP Protest

CWA activists found out last Thursday that U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew would be at the Miami Dade College Wolfson Campus on Friday to talk to the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce about "fast track" and the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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Mar 26, 2015

A Call to Action Against “Fast Track”

Attendees at a CWA Local 3122 AT&T Mobility workshop were encouraged to write to their members of Congress.

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Mar 26, 2015

Colorado Activists Urge “Fast Track” Rejection

During "Labor Day at the Capitol" in Denver, CWA activists and local union officers met with state legislators on issues important to working families.

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Mar 26, 2015

A Thousand Young Workers Fight for Change

Young workers aren't going to wait for the world to change--they're determined to fix it themselves.

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Mar 26, 2015

Workers’ Memorial Day

The theme this year when CWA activists and other unions observe Workers' Memorial Day on April 28 will be "Speak Out for Safe Jobs. Protect Workers Now" as workers step up the fight for safe workplaces and remember fellow workers killed, injured and made sick on the job.

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Mar 26, 2015

Organizing Update

AT&T Mobility Retail employees in Illinois voted for a voice in the workplace by signing recognition cards to become members of CWA Local 4202.

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Mar 26, 2015

Union Busting? That’s Disgusting!

Republican-dominated state legislatures are up to no good. Here's what you need to know about their attacks on working families across the country.

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Mar 19, 2015

CWA e-Newsletter: Mar. 19, 2015

Breaking! Judge Finds T-Mobile US Guilty of Maintaining Nationwide, Illegal Corporate Policies; German Green Party Member Gets First Hand Look at T-Mobile US Attack on Workers' Rights; CWA, NAACP Challenge DISH Network Abuse of FCC Small and Minority Owned Business Rules; Trade Promotion Authority is Simply "Fast Track" for a Bad Trade Deal; Cohen Takes 'No "Fast Track"' Message to Members of Congress and Media; Un-Rigging the System for American Workers; and more.

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Mar 19, 2015

Breaking! Judge Finds T-Mobile US Guilty of Maintaining Nationwide, Illegal Corporate Policies

A judge at the National Labor Relations Board, Christine Dibble, has found T-Mobile US guilty of engaging in nationwide labor law violations against workers.

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Mar 19, 2015

German Green Party Member Gets First Hand Look at T-Mobile US Attack on Workers’ Rights

In an official visit, Beate Muller Gemmeke, a member of Germany\'s Parliament, met with T-Mobile US workers who are fighting for bargaining rights at the German-owned telecom company.

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Mar 19, 2015

CWA, NAACP Challenge DISH Network Abuse of FCC Small and Minority Owned Business Rules

CWA and the NAACP are challenging DISH Network's manipulation of the Federal Communications Commission's "small and minority-owned business rules."

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Mar 19, 2015

Trade Promotion Authority is Simply “Fast Track” for a Bad Trade Deal

CWAers and community allies recognize the "Trade Promotion Authority" for the threat that it poses to good U.S. jobs. They are urging members of Congress to reject "fast track" for the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal.

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Mar 19, 2015

Cohen Takes ‘No “Fast Track”’ Message to Members of Congress and Media

CWA President Larry Cohen met with the House Democratic Caucus this week and stressed that he was speaking to them "not only as CWA or labor, but as the Sierra Club, the Alliance for Justice, immigration rights groups and virtually every organization that is fighting against "fast track" and a flawed Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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