News & Events

December 8, 2016 — News

Message from Kim Wilburn

To:      Local Presidents Representing AT&T Legacy T

Re:      Message from Kim Wilburn

 

Good afternoon,

December 8, 2016 — News

CWA Statement on Likely Nomination of Andy Puzder as Secretary of Labor

The Trump transition team today indicated that Andy Puzder, the CEO of CKE Restaurants, would likely be nominated as Secretary of Labor.

December 8, 2016 — Press Release

CWA Statement on Likely Nomination of Andy Puzder as Secretary of Labor

Andy Puzder, the CEO of CKE Restaurants, would be a fine choice to head a government agency responsible for looking out for millionaires. But Puzder has a record of public statements and action that demonstrates why he is a poor choice to head the agency responsible for promoting “the welfare of wage earners, job seekers and retirees.”

December 8, 2016 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining updates for DIRECTV, AT&T West and Buffalo News.

December 8, 2016 — News

Workers Holding Trump Accountable for "Good Jobs" Promises

CWAers joined hundreds of federal contract workers, union activists, Senator Bernie Sanders and other progressive leaders at a rally in Washington, D.C., calling for fair wages, benefits and workers' rights for millions of federal contract workers.  

December 8, 2016 — News

Call Your Senator to Keep Good Jobs in the U.S.

Urgent: 300,000 good U.S. aviation jobs are at risk.

December 8, 2016 — News

Local 6222 Activist Wins Safety/Health Award

CWA Local 6222's Randy Rodriguez received the Educator and Family Activist Award this week from the National Council for Occupational Safety and Health.

December 8, 2016 — News

CWA Retirees: ‘The Price is Not Right’

The Alliance for Retired Americans (ARA) is rolling out a grassroots, national campaign to block proposed cuts and changes to Medicare that Republicans plan to pursue.

December 8, 2016 — News

Launching the New CWA E-Store

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

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.