News

June 18, 2018 — Press Release

Wells Fargo Spends Millions on “Earning Back Your Trust” Ad Campaign, While Offshoring More U.S. Jobs to Philippines

Wells Fargo has announced several hundred new layoffs of American call center workers in Reno, Nevada and Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, on the heels of more than 700 call center layoffs in Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Washington announced by Wells Fargo last fall.

June 18, 2018 — News

UPDATE ON AT&T LEGACY T BARGAINING

The following is an update on AT&T Legacy T Bargaining.

June 14, 2018 — News

CWA Legislative-Political Conference Focuses on Returning Power to Working People

A rundown of CWA's Legislative-Political Conference and the "We the People 2018" Conference.

June 14, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Piedmont Airlines and Envoy Air and Windstream.

June 14, 2018 — News

UPTE-CWA Local 9119 is CWA STRONG

UPTE-CWA Local 9119 held an organizing blitz to fight back against a potential anti-union Janus decision.

June 14, 2018 — News

CWAers Rally in DC for Poor People's Campaign

CWAers have been participating in nonviolent direct actions to fight back against the structures that are undermining our democracy and supporting economic injustice.

June 14, 2018 — News

#StopSinclair: CWAers Protest Attempted Merger between Sinclair and Tribune Media

CWAers and allies rallied outside the Sinclair Broadcast Group's headquarters to protest an attempted merger between Sinclair and Tribune Media.

June 14, 2018 — News

AT&T's Acquisition of Time Warner Must Include Good Union Jobs

CWA issued a statement congratulating AT&T for its court victory this week winning approval for its acquisition of Time Warner.

June 13, 2018 — Press Release

At Annual Shareholder Meeting, Envoy Air Agent Confronts American Airlines Board, CEO about Poverty Wages at Subsidiaries

Agents at American-owned Envoy Air are paid as little as $9.48 an hour and have been trying to negotiate a new contract with fair, family-sustaining wages for nearly two years. Wages at Piedmont Airlines, another American Airlines subsidiary, start at just $8.50 an hour.

June 12, 2018 — Press Release

CWA Statement on Approval of AT&T's Acquisition of Time Warner

The Communications Workers of America congratulates AT&T for its court victory today winning approval for its acquisition of Time Warner. We encourage the Justice Department to respect Judge Leon's decision and allow the merger to proceed.

June 9, 2018 — News

AT&T LEGACY T BARGAINING REPORT # 77

The Union Committee is taking the weekend to assess what the Company's final offer really means to our Members.

June 8, 2018 — News

AT&T LEGACY T BARGAINING REPORT # 76

The Bargaining Team worked apart from the Company again today.

June 8, 2018 — Press Release

CWA Applauds FCC Action to Protect Consumers from Unauthorized Wireless Charges

"Wireless and VoIP customers are entitled to the same protections as those using traditional landline service."

June 7, 2018 — News

AT&T LEGACY T BARGAINING REPORT # 75

Now that the Bargaining Team has been given an explanation of the Company’s final offer, we believe more than ever that it will not meet our Members' needs.

June 7, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Envoy Air, AT&T Midwest, and AT&T Legacy T.

June 7, 2018 — News

Call Center Legislation Update

CWA members and allies across the country continue to put pressure on corporations and elected officials to stop sending call center jobs overseas.

June 7, 2018 — News

Poor People's Campaign Update

CWAers and retirees have been joining tens of thousands of people across the country to participate in nonviolent direct actions to fight back against economic injustice.

June 7, 2018 — News

New Report: Big Corporations Are Engaging in Massive Wage Theft

A new report from Jobs with Justice finds that many large corporations have boosted their profits by engaging in wage theft.

June 7, 2018 — News

CWA District 3 Conference

CWA members gathered in Ft. Lauderdale for the annual District 3 Conference.

June 6, 2018 — News

AT&T LEGACY T BARGAINING REPORT # 74

The Bargaining Team met again with the Company today to continue the full and comprehensive explanation of their final offer.

June 5, 2018 — News

AT&T LEGACY T BARGAINING REPORT #73

As indicated in last night’s bargaining report, the elected Bargaining Team had yet to be given a full and comprehensive explanation of their final proposal.

June 5, 2018 — Press Release

Verizon Leaves Communities Behind by Closing Wireless Stores in West Virginia and Kentucky

Verizon Wireless closed four retail stores in West Virginia and one in Kentucky, turning the operation of the stores over to a third-party contractor.

June 4, 2018 — News

Mobilization Report - ULP Strike Edition

Standing united against Legacy AT&T, Union members
demand the company cease and desist Direct Dealings with employees.

June 4, 2018 — News

AT&T LEGACY T BARGAINING REPORT # 72

The Bargaining Team met with the Company today.