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February 16, 2018 — Press Release

AT&T Wireless Workers in Southeastern States Reach Agreement on New Contract

AT&T wireless workers from nine southeastern states and the U.S. Virgin Islands won increased wages, more job security and rollbacks of offshoring and outsourcing in a tentative contract agreement reached last night.

February 15, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining updates from Alaska Airlines and AT&T Mobility.

February 15, 2018 — News

Congress to American Airlines: Pay Your Employees at Envoy A Living Wage

More than 80 members of Congress sent a letter to American Airlines CEO Doug Parker on February 8.

February 15, 2018 — News

Join the Working People's Day of Action on February 24

On February 24, thousands of working people around the country are uniting to demand an end to an economy that's rigged in favor of the 1 percent.

February 8, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining update for the Century Foundation.

February 8, 2018 — News

UPTE-CWA Members Fight for Fair Wages, Benefits, and Working Conditions at University of California

Members of UPTE-CWA Local 9119 held informational pickets at University of California (UC) campuses across the state.

February 1, 2018 — News

Piedmont Agents Win Wage Raises

CWA's Piedmont Airlines passenger service agents won major raises, improved benefits, and other gains in a new tentative contract agreement.

February 1, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Jacobin and Envoy Airlines.

February 1, 2018 — News

Save the Date: Working People's Day of Action February 24

On February 24, CWA members will join thousands of working people and our allies and stand up for our freedom to come together in strong unions.

January 26, 2018 — Press Release

Passenger Service Agents at American Airlines Subsidiary Win Historic Agreement

Thousands of Communications Workers of America (CWA)-represented passenger service agents at American Airlines subsidiary Piedmont Airlines won major raises, improved benefits and other gains in a new tentative contract agreement reached Friday.

January 25, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

Piedmont Airlines passenger service agents held informational picketing to make their voices heard for a fair contract.

January 18, 2018 — News

Bargaining Update

AT&T Mobility workers approved a precedent-setting contract that rolls back offshoring and outsourcing and sets a new standard for wireless retail and call center jobs in America.

January 18, 2018 — News

T&T Members Join the Fight against Poverty Wages at American

Earlier this week, hundreds of CWA members from the T&T sector joined with passenger service agents to protest poverty-level wages at American Airlines.

January 18, 2018 — News

Organizing Update

An article about the New York City parking production assistants who are organizing to gain representation with CWA.

January 18, 2018 — News

Sign Language Interpreters Deserve a Union, Too

Martin Yost from TNG-CWA Local 39521 provides this first-hand account of why joining together to negotiate a fair return on their work is so important for VRS interpreters.

January 12, 2018 — Press Release

AT&T Wireless Workers Approve Contract, Set New Standards for Wireless Jobs

AT&T wireless workers approved a precedent-setting contract that rolls back offshoring and outsourcing and sets a new standard for wireless retail and call center jobs in America. The contract covers over 21,000 workers in 36 states. CWA members approved the four-year contract by an overwhelming majority; it remains in effect until February 12, 2021.

January 8, 2018 — Press Release

CWA Fights Unnecessary Layoffs at AT&T

CWA is fighting back against AT&T's proposal to layoff more than a thousand workers after the company's CEO, Randall Stephenson, promised to create at least 7,000 good, middle class jobs last year.

January 3, 2018 — Press Release

CWA District Files Lawsuit Against AT&T Over Layoffs

A statement by CWA District 6 Vice President Claude Cummings on AT&T’s plans to lay off CWA-represented workers in the Southwest.

December 21, 2017 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information from GateHouse Media and Silver Airways.

December 13, 2017 — Press Release

AT&T Wireless Workers Win Industry-Defining Gains in New Agreement

Over 21,000 CWA AT&T wireless workers reached a precedent-setting tentative contract agreement that rolls back the trends of offshoring and outsourcing and sets a new standard for wireless retail and call center jobs in America.

December 7, 2017 — News

Local 3509 is CWA STRONG

"With hard work, perseverance, and motivation, we have built Local 3509 into a dedicated and focused group of officers and stewards."

December 7, 2017 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining news from Omni Air International.

November 22, 2017 — News

Piedmont Airlines Passenger Service Agents Fight for a Fair Contract

Frustrated that contract negotiations have been dragging on for the past year, CWA passenger service agents at Piedmont Airlines passenger service agents held informational picketing calling for the airline to get serious about negotiating a fair contract.

November 16, 2017 — News

Bargaining Update

The latest bargaining information for Silver Airlines and Air Transport International.