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April 16, 2018 — Press Release

Passenger Service Agents at American Airlines Subsidiaries Mobilize Coast-to-Coast as Fight to End Poverty Wages Escalates

Passenger service agents from Envoy Air and Piedmont Airlines will gather at airports across the country on Monday, April 16 to step up their calls for sustainable, family supporting wages at the airline.

April 10, 2018 — Press Release

AT&T Workers Vote to Authorize Strike

"CWA members are prepared to do whatever it takes to get a fair contract at AT&T Midwest that prioritizes job security, healthcare, and retirement."

March 8, 2018 — News

A Healthcare Story: How My Daughter-in-Law Inspired Me and My Call Center

Ethelyne Dianna Brooks, EVP of CWA Local 6016, writes about how her daughter-in-law inspired her to work with her union to bring in a mobile clinic to screen members at her call center for breast cancer.

February 22, 2018 — News

CWA Members Join Together in North Carolina for Moral March

CWA members from five different locals across North Carolina joined the Moral March to advocate for pro-labor policies.

December 7, 2017 — News

If Corporations Get a Tax Cut, We Want a Raise

CWA wants to make sure that the nation's biggest employers actually give working families the wage increases the Trump administration claims will result from cutting the corporate tax rate.

November 9, 2017 — Press Release

Our Veterans Make Us Strong

Let’s Treat Our Veterans Like the Heroes They Are

November 2, 2017 — News

GOP Tax Plan is a Giveaway to Millionaires, Billionaires, and Big Corporations

The Republican tax plan will raise taxes on working families and give corporations new incentives to send more U.S. jobs overseas.

September 28, 2017 — News

Health Care Repeal Fails Again - For Now

It appears that the Republican leadership has failed in their latest attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

September 21, 2017 — News

URGENT: Call Your Senator to Oppose New Health Care Repeal Bill

After so many failed attempts to gut health care, the Republican leadership can't seem to help itself.

September 14, 2017 — News

Take Action: Stop Tax Giveaways to the Wealthy and Corporations

There's a massive lobbying effort underway right now to give big tax breaks to millionaires and corporations at the expense of the rest of us.

September 7, 2017 — News

CWA on the Opinion Page

These opinion pieces and letters to the editor by CWA leaders and activists were published recently in daily newspapers.

August 24, 2017 — News

Increasing Health Care Costs Crowding out Retirement Benefits

A new study finds that while health care costs for active employees have more than doubled since 2001, retirement benefit costs have actually decreased as a percent of wages during that time.

August 22, 2017 — News

Improving Economy Boosting Retirement Plans

A new report finds employer matches to 401(k)s are increasing as the economy improves.

August 17, 2017 — News

Paid Sick Leave Law Goes into Effect in Arizona

Last month Arizona became the seventh state mandating employees have access to paid sick leave.

August 15, 2017 — News

New Kinds of Funds Growing Among 401(k) Investments

Target Date Funds are 401(k) investment options that make automatic investment allocations. More than half of all workers have money in TDFs or similar funds.

July 28, 2017 — Press Release

Americans Worried About Their Health Care Can Breathe a Little Easier

Senate Democrats and three Republicans say no to disastrous health care bill. 

July 25, 2017 — News

Medicaid Protects all Working Families

Republicans are voting on a bill this week to end health care coverage for 22 million American, 15 million of whom will lose coverage from a 26% cut to Medicaid. A recent story illustrates why Medicaid is an important program for all working families.

July 20, 2017 — News

CWAers Fight Attack on Health Care

CWA participated in a Save Medicaid press event in Toledo.

July 13, 2017 — News

Call Your Senator: Tell Them to Oppose New GOP Health Care Bill

The Senate Republicans released their new health care bill today.

July 11, 2017 — News

Chronic Condition are Driving Health Cost Increases

A recent study of national health spending found that Americans with five or more chronic conditions make up 12 percent of the population but account for 41 percent of total health care spending. Americans with at least one chronic condition account for 90% of all costs.

July 6, 2017 — News

GOP Health Care Bill is Massive Tax Giveaway to the Wealthy

With Senators home for recess, CWAers have been working hard to oppose the Senate Republicans' health care bill.

July 6, 2017 — News

Employer Survey Finds Alternative Approaches to Reducing Health Care Costs

The Midwest Business Group on Health has a new survey showing employers are exploring new approaches to their health care plans.

June 29, 2017 — News

GOP Health Care Bill Would Throw 22 Million off Insurance

Republicans are trying to ram their health care bill through the Senate before the voters who sent them to Washington realize just how bad this plan is.