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

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 21, 2016

Organizing Update

New Jersey child care workers vote CWA.

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Jan 14, 2016

Standing Strong for Public Worker Bargaining RIghts

This week, the U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments in Friedrichs vs. California Teachers Association, and CWAers joined hundreds of activists in a rally outside the court.

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Jan 14, 2016

Bargaining Update

Verizon workers continue mobilizing for fair contracts.

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Jan 14, 2016

Organizing Update

CenturyLink technicians, Element Mobile employees, and Cricket wireless workers join CWA.

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Dec 10, 2015

Organizing Update

Nearly 1,000 technicians and other workers who bring television sports to millions of viewers have joined NABET-CWA over the past year, following new work agreements reached with ABC Sports and NBC Sports.

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Dec 3, 2015

T-Mobile Worker Activists Talk Strategy for 2016

Fifteen T-Mobile activist workers, members of TU, met in Washington, DC, this week to talk about organizing at the company and to set goals for 2016.

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Dec 3, 2015

Organizing for Power

Nearly 700 CWA New Jersey shop stewards and activists gathered in Atlantic City for a two-day session of intensive training on how CWAers are fighting to protect public workers' retirement security and strengthen our union.

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Nov 25, 2015

Stronger Together: Envoy Agents Vote for CWA Representation

Nearly 5,000 Envoy Air agents joined together and voted overwhelmingly for CWA representation in an election conducted by the National Mediation Board.

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Nov 25, 2015

Organizing Update

English language teachers join TNG-CWA. Cricket retail employees in Maryland join CWA.

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Nov 19, 2015

NLRB Sees through El Vocero’s Union-Busting Bankruptcy Scheme

Like many other U.S. corporations, the owners of El Vocero newspaper in Puerto Rico were using bankruptcy to try to shed its obligations, including to its union employees. But the National Labor Relations Board has slammed on the brakes.

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Nov 19, 2015

Organizing Update

110 Utility Locating Workers Join CWA; Hoboken Cabbies Demand Mayor Subject Uber to Same Standards.

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Nov 12, 2015

Organizing Update

Envoy agents nationwide are voting for CWA representation, and this week, the National Mediation Board overturned an investigator's decision and determined that another 2,012 agents are entitled to vote.

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Oct 29, 2015

Organizing Update

Envoy agents get ready to vote; Beaver Creek ski instructors launch organizing drive.

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Oct 22, 2015

Bank Workers Take over Wells Fargo and Bank of America

Hundreds of bank workers and their supporters from across the country occupied the lobbies of Wells Fargo and Bank of America branches in downtown Los Angeles this week to protest declining working conditions at major U.S. banks.

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Oct 22, 2015

Envoy Airport Agents Gearing up for Union Vote, Starting Next Week

Thousands of Envoy airport agents will begin voting at airports around the country next week on whether to join CWA.

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Oct 22, 2015

Public Sector Workers Sharpen Internal Organizing Skills

New York and New Jersey public sector activists huddled this week for two days of workshops on internal organizing, strategizing how to strengthen our union.

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Oct 8, 2015

T-Mobile Worker is Part of White House Summit on Worker Voice

At the White House Summit on Worker Voice, workers talked about their struggles and how unions and labor organizations are fighting back in innovative ways.

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Oct 8, 2015

The Fight to Restore Workers’ Rights: Workplace Democracy Act Introduced

At a Capitol Hill news conference, Senator Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Representative Mark Pocan (D-Wis.) announced the introduction of the Workplace Democracy Act, to support workers who want a voice in the workplace.

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