Oct 20, 2014
Sep 18, 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. CWA urged the Commission to move forward expeditiously to approve the transaction.
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.
Aug 29, 2014
I was proud yesterday to stand with more than 2,000 protesters demanding that President Obama use his authority to enact relief for Immigrants.
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.
Jul 2, 2014
May 19, 2014
CWA is optimistic that this deal will improve services and make even more content available for millions of customers.
Apr 8, 2014
In an extraordinary decision, the General Counsel for the National Labor Relations Board has moved to consolidate recent unfair labor practice complaints that have been brought against T-Mobile US. The telecommunications company has been cited for its relentless and escalating attempts over the past 10 years to stop workers from obtaining union representation.
Feb 13, 2014
CWA: Regulators Should Scrutinize Comcast-Time Warner in Terms of Cost, Competition, Public Interest
The bid by Comcast Communications to acquire Time Warner Cable in a $45.2 billion deal must be carefully reviewed by federal regulators.
Feb 3, 2014
AT&T is preparing to send another mailing to retirees next week. Draft versions of the mailing are attached. There are two important developments to note:
Jan 23, 2014
CWA released this statement on news reports that SoftBank, which owns nearly 80 percent of Sprint, is engaged in direct talks with Deutsche Telekom to buy T-Mobile US.
Nov 4, 2013
National Labor Relations Board Acting General Counsel Lafe E. Solomon announced that the U.S. government would prosecute T-Mobile US for violating U.S. labor law.
Aug 1, 2013
Jul 30, 2013
CWA D7 reaches tentative agreement with CenturyLink. Details are being provided to CWA District 7 members and locals, and a ratification vote will be scheduled.
Jul 19, 2013
CWA issued a statement on today's Federal Communications Commission vote to update the E-rate program.
Jun 27, 2013
Negotiations with AT&T Internet, University of California, The Washington Post, and Kaleida Health.
Mar 21, 2013
A strong support campaign by community leaders and NYC elected officials convinced Cablevision-Optimum to rehire the 22 workers it illegally locked out and fired seven weeks ago.
Mar 15, 2013
Members of the Communications Workers of America at Verizon Southwest have voted down a tentative agreement. The agreement covers about 2,200 workers in Texas. The CWA bargaining team is meeting to review next steps.