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CWA Strong - Union Strong

Local 4501 is CWA STRONG

Local 4501 President Kevin Kee said that when the local and activists "heard about efforts to limit the membership of our union, especially the Friedrichs case, it was a real wake up call."

CWA Local 1040

Local 1040 is CWA Strong

CWA Local 1040 has fought tirelessly against anti-worker New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, who has prioritized tax cuts for the super-wealthy while pursuing policies that harm working families.


Local 6327 is CWA STRONG

In challenging times for our union, CWA Local 6327 is accomplishing big things. The local represents employees of AT&T Core; AT&T Mobility; YP Holdings; Cricket Wireless; and AT&T DIRECTV.

CWA News Summer 2017

What We Do Well

Since our last convention, we rallied, mobilized, organized and picketed. Our bargaining teams negotiated contracts covering tens of thousands of CWA members across our industries and sectors. Thousands of workers in the airline industry, telecom and wireless, and customer service organized and more gained a CWA voice. We engaged in civil disobedience, marched for democracy and civil rights and demanded pension fairness. We’re proud of our solidarity and our union.

CWA News Spring 2017

CWA Strong Union Strong - The CWA Strong Plan

The goal of CWA Strong is to create a shared understanding of the forces that seek to derail the gains we’ve made. We’ll use the smarts we’ve acquired in decades of organizing, bargaining and mobilization to reach every member, strengthen our union and protect good jobs, wages, benefits and retirement.

CWA News Winter 2016

What Do Working Families Want? A Fair Shake

Corporations are putting the squeeze on working families.

We won’t let everything we’ve worked for be taken away.

See how CEO pay in the U.S. compares with 35 OECD countries.

CWA News: Elections Are About Choices

Elections are About Choices

There’s a big difference between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, especially when it comes to the issues that matter to working families. 

Compare the candidates’ records on:

  • wages and workers’ rights
  • fair trade
  • the economy
  • women’s issues
  • veterans
  • and more