News & Events

June 29, 2016 — News

OFS Bargaining Report #7

Brothers and Sisters:

June 29, 2016 — News

AT&T NIC Bargaining Report #2

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June 29, 2016

To:  AT&T NIC Local Presidents

Subject:  NIC Bargaining Report # 2:   Tuesday, June 28, 2016

June 28, 2016 — News

AT&T NIC Bargaining Report #1

NIC – 010

June 28, 2016

To:  CWA AT&T NIC Local Presidents

Subject:  NIC Bargaining Report # 1 - Monday, June 27, 2016

June 27, 2016 — News

New Rules Put Limits on Employee Wellness Programs

Last month the U.S.

June 23, 2016 — News

Bargaining Update

Bargaining updates from Verizon, Digital First Media, AT&T West, United Airlines, Frontier Rhinelander, Kaleida Health and Envoy.

June 23, 2016 — News

CWAers Fight to Save NJ Public Worker Pensions

CWA stewards and members in New Jersey support legislation that would place a Constitutional Amendment on the ballot this November to guarantee pension payments for the state's public worker pension system.

June 23, 2016 — News

Activists Call Out T-Mobile on Its Home Turf

T-Mobile can run, but it can't hide.

June 23, 2016 — News

Save the Date: Register for Next Gen Summit, Human Rights Conference

Young CWA activists will meet in Detroit on July 19-July 21 for the 2016 Next Generation Summit.

June 23, 2016 — News

CWA, Unions Commend CFPB Student Debt Relief Plan

CWA joined in a letter to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau supporting a new proposal to help student loan borrowers.

June 23, 2016 — News

2016 Union Plus Scholarships Awarded

The Union Plus scholarship program has awarded $150,000 in scholarships this year.

June 23, 2016 — News

New Mortality Assumptions to Increase Employer Pension Costs

In the fall of 2014, the Society of Actuaries released new recommendations on how pen

June 20, 2016 — News

President Obama Endorses Expanding Social Security

In a speech this month, President Barack Obama endorsed expandi

June 17, 2016 — Press Release

CWA Members Overwhelmingly Approve Verizon Contracts

Contracts cement historic victory for nearly 40,000 wireline workers, wireless retail workers, and wireless technicians following seven-week strike.

June 16, 2016 — News

Elizabeth Warren Headlines CWA Legislative-Political Conference in D.C.

CWA activists from across the country met this week in Washington, D.C. for the union's Legislative-Political Conference.

June 16, 2016 — News

Bank Workers and Former Bank Workers Testify on Harmful Big Bank Practices

Bank workers and former bank workers from the nation's biggest banks testified at a congressional briefing on Friday in Washington, D.C.

June 16, 2016 — News

New York State Assembly Passes Life-Saving Safe Staffing Bill

The Safe Staffing for Quality Care Act passed the New York State Assembly on Wednesday.

June 16, 2016 — News

Replace Hate with Love

CWA mourns the victims of the massacre in Orlando.

June 16, 2016 — News

President Shelton on ‘The Communicators’

Watch President Shelton's appearance on "The Communicators."

June 16, 2016 — News

Organizing Update

The Leaguers, Inc., who work in Essex and Union counties in New Jersey, voted overwhelmingly to join CWA.

June 16, 2016 — News

Election Update

President Shelton's testimony from the Democratic National Committee's platform committee hearing.

June 16, 2016 — News

CWA 2016 Presidents’ Meeting

June 16, 2016 — News

Rock Against the TPP!

Fight for the Future, a digital rights organization, and legendary guitarist Tom Morello of Rage Against the Machine and Audioslave are teaming up to organize a nationwide road show to raise awareness about the dangers of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

June 16, 2016 — News

NewsGuild Calls for National Legislation to End Non-Compete Agreements for Junior Employees

A statement from Bernie Lunzer, president of The NewsGuild-CWA.

June 14, 2016 — News

Remarks of CWA President Chris Shelton to the 2016 National Legislative / Political Conference

Our meeting is taking place at an extraordinary moment in our country's history, full of danger, but also full of tremendous possibilities.