News & Events

August 23, 2016 — News

CWA NOTIFICATION OF AVAYA VTP OFFER

The information has been forwarded to all Avaya Local Presidents. Please contact your Local if you have any questions.

In Unity,

August 18, 2016 — News

Bargaining Update

Bargaining updates from United Airlines, Mercy Hospital, Appliance Park and AT&T West.

August 18, 2016 — News

Organizing Update

Organizing updates for DirecTV and The Lakeland Ledger.

August 18, 2016 — News

What's Next for Bernie's Political Revolution?

A message from CWA President Chris Shelton.

August 18, 2016 — News

Fighting for $15 in Richmond

Last weekend, workers gathered at the first Fight for $15 national convention.

August 18, 2016 — News

Trump Not Fit to Be President

AFL-CIO Union Veterans Council Director Will Fischer wrote an op-ed in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel denouncing Donald Trump's record on veterans.

August 18, 2016 — News

Why Are Unions Necessary?

ver.di leader Lothar Schröder sat down with the Wichita Eagle to discuss T-Mobile management, globalization, and why a German union is supporting American workers.

August 18, 2016 — News

TPP Update

CWA activists and allies protested outside the California offices of Rep. Ami Bera and Rep. Scott Peters.

August 11, 2016 — News

Bargaining Update

CWA members voted an overwhelming 92 percent "YES" to authorize a strike if a fair contract can't be reached with AT&T Internet.

August 11, 2016 — News

Protecting Ohio Call Center Jobs

Ohio lawmakers recently unveiled legislation in the State House and Senate to penalize companies that move call centers overseas.

August 11, 2016 — News

On 51st Anniversary of Voting Rights Act, a Long Way to Go

Saturday marked the 51st anniversary of the Voting Rights Act being signed into law by President Lyndon B. Johnson

August 11, 2016 — News

With Help from AFA-CWA, Norwegian U.S.-based Flight Attendants Gain Union Representation

The Norwegian Air Shuttle Flight Attendants chose the Norwegian Cabin Crew Association (NCCA) as their union representative in an election conducted by the National Mediation Board (NMB).

August 11, 2016 — News

NJ Pension Update

New Jersey State Senate president Steve Sweeney announced that he would not post the Constitutional Amendment to protect New Jersey public worker pensions for a final vote in the Senate.

August 11, 2016 — News

Fight for $15 Activists Meet in Richmond

T-Mobile, Envoy Air and Tennessee State University employees will join thousands of workers in Richmond, Va., this week, rallying around the nationwide campaign for $15 an hour and a union at the national Fight for $15 convention.

August 11, 2016 — News

TPP Vote Count Doesn’t Add Up

A ranking Democrat on the House Ways and Means Committee and at least 10 House Republicans who had voted for "fast track" trade promotion authority for the Trans-Pacific Partnership have announced their opposition to the trade deal.

August 11, 2016 — News

CWA District 3 Occupational Safety and Health Conference Call

CWA District 3 Occupational Safety and Health Conference Call Conducted Wednesday, July 20, 2016 from 1:00- 3:00 p.m.

August 11, 2016 — News

CWA District 4 Occupational Safety and Health Conference Call Minutes

CWA District 4 Occupational Safety and Health Conference Call Conducted Monday, July 20, 2016 from 11:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m.

August 4, 2016 — News

Bargaining Update

Bargaining updates for AT&T Mobility, Verizon and Mercy Hospital.

August 4, 2016 — News

Major Voting Rights Victories in July

Judges handed out major victories in six states for the protection and expansion of voting rights in July.

August 4, 2016 — News

New Jersey CWAers Rally to Protect Pensions

This week, CWA members, retirees, staff, and leaders were joined by other public sector union members at the New Jersey Statehouse to demand that the Constitutional Amendment to ensure pension payments be put up for a vote and passed in the Senate.  

August 4, 2016 — News

Register Now: CWA Health, Safety and Environment Conference

The 2016 CWA Health, Safety and Environment Conference is September 12-16 in Pittsburgh, Pa.

August 4, 2016 — News

T-Mobile Update

The NLRB ruled against T-Mobile's employee handbook.

August 4, 2016 — News

Retiree Update

CWA retirees participated in movement building training in Minneapolis.

August 4, 2016 — News

Next Up for Rock Against the TPP: Seattle and Portland

Get the details and lineup for the Rock Against the TPP events in the Pacific Northwest.