Apr 22, 2010
Workers in Berlin Township, N.J., who work for the public works department, won union representation with CWA Local 1040 through majority sign up.
Fearing possible layoffs and cutbacks in health care, the unit of 19 workers contacted CWA after talking with union members in nearby Berlin Borough.
Apr 16, 2010
District 1 reports that Local 1040 won certification through card check on April 16 to represent 19 blue collar workers in Berlin Township, New Jersey.
Mar 18, 2010
Workers at three companies in CWA District 4 now have CWA representation; their employers agreed to CWA recognition when a majority of workers demonstrated that they wanted a union voice.
Mar 15, 2010
Local 31003 won an NLRB election to represent 6 Thomson Reuters Magazine editorial writers in New York City. The vote was 5 to 1.
Mar 4, 2010
Workers at two Dish Network locations in Texas won CWA Local 6171 representation in spite of management's illegal efforts to intimidate them.
Feb 18, 2010
Seeking a voice on the job and an end to unfair work policies, 170 medical technicians at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center in Reno, Nevada, voted to join CWA last week. The workers, members of CWA Local 9413, voted for a union voice by a 57 to 43 percent margin.
Feb 11, 2010
District 9 Organizing cooridinator John Dugan reports: We won tonight in Reno NVby a 57%-43% margin.
Jan 21, 2010
Another 92 retail sales representatives who work across the state of Alaska have joined CWA through majority signup.
Jan 7, 2010
As 2009 came to a close, more than 150 workers joined CWA through organizing campaigns in Districts 1, 2 and 7.
In New York, a majority of the professionals at Millard Fillmore Gates Hospital and Sterling Medical gained representation with CWA Local 1168 after a majority signed union authorization cards. The workers will be covered under CWA's master agreement at Kaleida Health.