Feb 4, 2016

CWA e-Newsletter: Feb. 4, 2016

CWA Town Hall Call Launches Nationwide Campaign to 'Take on Wall Street'; Senator Sanders Has Strong Showing in Iowa; Senator Sanders Pledges That, as President, He Will Refuse the Sign the TPP; Sanders Wows Iowa; On to New Hampshire; CWA in the Media; and more.

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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 4, 2016

Senator Sanders Has Strong Showing in Iowa

CWA President Chris Shelton issued this statement on the results of the Iowa Caucuses.

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Feb 4, 2016

Senator Sanders Pledges That as President, He Will Refuse to Sign the TPP

"As president, I will not sign this disastrous trade agreement if passed by Congress."

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Feb 4, 2016

Sanders Wows Iowa, On to New Hampshire

CWA activists are staffing phone banks, walking their precincts and doing what it takes to support Senator Bernie Sanders in his bid for the Democratic nomination for President.

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Feb 4, 2016

CWA in the Media

CWA President Chris Shelton talked with Fox Business host Neil Cavuto about the Sanders campaign.

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Feb 4, 2016

No Endorsement for Members of Congress Voting for Fast Track

Activists warned members of Congress that voting to "Fast Track" the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) would have consequences in election year 2016.

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Feb 4, 2016

Flight Attendants Push Legislation to Stop Human Trafficking

A months-long campaign by AFA-CWA has resulted in the introduction of federal legislation to fight human trafficking.

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Feb 4, 2016

New Study Predicts TPP Would Kill at Least 448,000 U.S. Jobs

Tufts University economists have confirmed what CWA and allies have been saying all along: The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) would destroy U.S. jobs and cut workers' wages.

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Feb 4, 2016

Movement Building Update

CWA members joined hundreds of other activists outside the state Capitol in Michigan to protest the lead-poisoned water.

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Feb 4, 2016

BLS Releases Union Membership for 2015

The Gawker media blog has it right: "Union membership is holding steady at not enough."

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Jan 28, 2016

CWA e-Newsletter: Jan. 28, 2016

CWAers Fight Nokia-Alcatel Pension Grab; Get Inspired to Take on the Big Banks; Join this Town Hall Call; N.Y. Senator Demands Fair Contract for Verizon Workers; Bargaining Update; and more.

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Jan 28, 2016

CWAers Fight Nokia-Alcatel Pension Grab

Across our union, CWAers are fighting back against a pension grab orchestrated by Nokia as part of its takeover of Alcatel-Lucent.

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Jan 28, 2016

Get Inspired to Take on the Big Banks; Join this Town Hall Call

Get ready for a town hall call like you've never heard before.

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Jan 28, 2016

N.Y. Senator Demands Fair Contract for Verizon Workers

Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) rallied with CWA members last week and demanded fair contracts for workers at Verizon and Verizon Wireless.

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Jan 28, 2016

Bargaining Update

A strike in Canada; NYC traffic agents reach an agreement; a rally to save El Diario, and mobilization activities at Verizon.

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Jan 28, 2016

AFA-CWA Flight Attendants Hold Worldwide Day of Action

Flight Attendants and supporters worldwide had a Day of Action on January 21, demonstrating AFA-CWA's determination to get a joint contract at United Airlines.

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Jan 28, 2016

Are You Feeling the Bern?

With just days to go before the Iowa Caucus, CWA activists are campaigning hard for Bernie Sanders.

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Jan 28, 2016

CWA Testifies Against Altice-Cablevision Deal at NYC Hearings

Customers, advocates and workers testified against the Altice-Cablevision deal at New York State Public Service Commission hearings this week.

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Jan 28, 2016

FCC Complaint Alleges Fraudulent Enrollment, Deceptive Advertising at T-Mobile

Change to Win Retail Initiatives filed a complaint with the FCC calling for an investigation into T-Mobile.

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