Dec 11, 2014
Dec 10, 2014
Today, retail store workers at a Verizon Wireless store in Everett, Mass., voted for bargaining rights and representation by the Communications Workers of America.
Dec 10, 2014
As we mark the 66th anniversary of International Human Rights Day, Congress is taking up an omnibus spending bill that includes a big cave-in to big money in politics. International Human Rights Day was launched by Eleanor Roosevelt in the UN in 1948, but now we are witnessing US politics bought and sold by billionaires.
Dec 8, 2014
CWA President Larry Cohen issued this statement on the Senate vote confirming Lauren McFerran as a member of the National Labor Relations Board
Dec 5, 2014
The ruling stemmed from charges that two separate NLRB regional offices authorized against the company in April 2013: in Brooklyn for illegally firing 22 workers, bargaining in bad faith, and spying on workers, and in the Bronx for illegally intimidating, harassing and essentially bribing workers during a union representation election.
Nov 20, 2014
CWA commended the President's action as a good start to fixing our broken immigration system.
Nov 17, 2014
The Communications Workers of America supports FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler's proposal to raise the cap on E-Rate funding.
Nov 11, 2014
US Broadband Policy Shouldn’t Give a Free Ride to a Handful of Companies at the Expense of All Users
CWA issued this statement concerning President Obama’s statement yesterday on net neutrality.
Sep 16, 2014
9,000 American Airlines passenger service agents, after a 19-year struggle, joined together today in a vote with the members of the USAirways CWA-IBT Association to form a new bargaining unit of 14,500 agents at American Airlines. It is the largest labor organizing victory in the South in decades.
Sep 16, 2014
The proposed AT&T/DIRECTV merger will advance the deployment of high-speed broadband, strengthen competition in the video and broadband markets, and promote collective bargaining and good, career jobs, the Communications Workers of America said in comments filed today with the Federal Communications Commission.
Sep 11, 2014
It is distressing to see the polarization of the U.S. Supreme Court, and now the Senate, on the critical issue of getting big money out of our politics.
Sep 8, 2014
We commend the Senators showing support for a fair election process, not one controlled by a flood of corporate and big money contributions. Majority support in the Senate demonstrates change is possible.
Aug 6, 2014
The merger of these two competing companies would likely have meant more job loss since both companies have a track record of offshoring U.S. jobs. Had the merger gone forward, the two companies likely would have bragged about new synergies that would enable them to cut even more U.S. jobs.
Aug 5, 2014
Jul 31, 2014
Jul 15, 2014
CWA and the NAACP call for Open Internet rule that is consistent with promoting job-creating investment and closing the digital divide.
Jul 10, 2014