News & Events

December 7, 2016 — News

ALCATEL/LUCENT AND CWA ARBITRATION DECISIONS

The T&T Office received decisions on two arbitration cases.  Both decisions are attached.

In Unity,

December 1, 2016 — News

Building a Union Wireless Industry

"We are one industry" was the message as CWA members came together in San Antonio, Tex., for the Wireless Worker conference

December 1, 2016 — News

Envoy Air CWAers Fight for $15

Envoy Air passenger service agents rallied at major airports in Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Los Angeles, and Houston on the Fight for $15 National Day of Action.

December 1, 2016 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining updates for DIRECTV and Vail Resorts.

December 1, 2016 — News

How Rosa Parks’ Legacy Lives On In The Black Lives Matter Movement

Sixty-one years ago today , Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a Montgomery, Alabama bus and changed the course of  American history. 

December 1, 2016 — News

CWA Statement on Trump Nomination of Steve Mnuchin for Treasury Secretary

The following is a statement by CWA President Chris Shelton on today's announcement that Hedge Fund CEO Steven Mnuchin has been tapped for Treasury Secretary by President-elect Donald Trump.

December 1, 2016 — News

Flight Attendants Rally to Save Social Security and Medicare

U.S. Cathay Pacific Airways Cabin Crew, supported by AFA-CWA, Bay Area labor, and allies, rallied in front of Cathay Pacific U.S. corporate offices this week.

December 1, 2016 — News

Launching the New CWA E-Store

Show your union colors by shopping at the new CWA e-store.

December 1, 2016 — News

Housing with a Heart

Morton Bahr, CWA president emeritus and wife Florence, attend the naming of the Morton and Florence Bahr Towers.

December 1, 2016 — News

World AIDS Day Message

With CWA’s help, EGPAF has made incredible progress. Since the inception of EGPAF’s work in Africa, EGPAF has reached over 25 million women with lifesaving services.

November 30, 2016 — Press Release

CWA Statement on Trump Nomination of Steve Mnuchin for Treasury Secretary

Donald Trump's campaign pledge to "drain the swamp" and rein in Wall Street apparently lasted for only a few days after he was elected president. It’s difficult to think of a nominee who better embodies the culture of Wall Street greed than longtime Goldman Sachs partner Steven Mnuchin. 

November 23, 2016 — News

Happy Thanksgiving from CWA!

November 22, 2016 — News

2016 ADMINISTRATOR HOLIDAY HOURS

November 17, 2016 — News

TPP Trade Deal Defeated

After five years of grassroots activism, CWA activists and our broad coalition defeated the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal.

November 17, 2016 — News

Tech Workers Challenge UC Offshoring Scheme at Regents Meeting

Information technology employees at the University of California, San Francisco, confronted members of the UC Board of Regents over a plan to offshore their jobs to lower-wage workers from India.

November 17, 2016 — News

CWAers Rally for Economic and Social Justice

CWAers joined U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and many labor, environmental, healthcare, consumer, and other advocacy groups at a rally in Washington, DC.

November 17, 2016 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining update from Piedmont Airlines.

November 17, 2016 — News

Election Update

Updates from Oregon and Minnesota.

November 17, 2016 — News

Take On Wall Street Campaign Heats Up

Hedge Fund CEO Steven Mnuchin has been recommended for U.S. Treasury Secretary by Trump transition advisors.

November 17, 2016 — News

UNI Global Union Leaders Meet

CWA President Chris Shelton met with union leaders this week at the UNI Global Union World Executive Board.

November 17, 2016 — News

FCC Drops Plan to Cut Business Data Rates

The Federal Communications Commission has dropped a proposal to change its Business Data Services rule in a way that would favor non-union companies.

November 14, 2016 — Press Release

CWA Statement on the Recommendation of Steven Mnunchin for U.S. Treasury Secretary

Hedge Fund CEO Steven Mnuchin has been recommended for U.S. Treasury Secretary by Trump transition advisors. It’s difficult to think of a nominee who better embodies the culture of Wall Street greed than the longtime Goldman Sachs partner.

November 14, 2016 — Press Release

CWA on News that TPP is Dead for this Congress: "Welcome, Overdue, and a Lesson for the Future"

For more than five years, CWA members, allies, and working families throughout the country mobilized to expose this corporate-friendly trade deal and the serious consequences for working families and communities if it did take effect. CWA members and allies long have been ahead of Washington on the issue of TPP and trade policy, and this work built a strong public base of voters who rejected what they clearly recognized as bad deal, no matter their political party.

November 11, 2016 — Press Release

CWA Endorses Keith Ellison for Chair of Democratic National Committee

CWA calls Congressman Keith Ellison the right person to lead the Democratic Party.