by Press and Media | on Mar 24, 2017

Strike Ends for CWA at AT&T

Out West, 17,000 Communications Workers of America members who work for AT&T spent a little over 24 hours on strike to protest grievances and a lack of a contract. After a day on strike, the...

by Guest Post | on Feb 27, 2017

AT&T Makes Billions Squeezing Workforce

From an email we received from the Communications Workers of America (CWA) Activist Network: You heard from my coworkers last week about our fight for good jobs at AT&T. I wanted to reach out...

by Guest Post | on Jul 29, 2016

AT&T newly organized get contract

The IBEW organized the former DirecTV workers this spring after AT&T purchased the company last year. The three-year deal, which will be voted on in August, includes wage increases, signing...

by Press and Media | on Apr 12, 2016

Telecom pros: adapt to survive

We got this email from a friend at the Communications Workers of America and wanted me to write a quick synopsis on why this is important for the UCOMM reader.  At AT&T, the company is...

by Brian Young | on Mar 19, 2016

DirectTV votes to join the CWA

Call center workers in Huntsville, Alabama are celebrating today after voting to join the Communications Workers of America (CWA) Local 3905.  The organizing effort was made possible by the...

by Brian Young | on Dec 13, 2015

AT&T contract settles, what about Verizon?

For the last 5 months Communications Workers of America members up and down the East Coast have been negotiating and calling for contracts with two of the biggest telecom companies in the US -...

by Kris LaGrange | on Oct 22, 2015

Atrike Sverted

24,000 CWA members in the Southeast have reached an agreement with AT&T.  The contract, which includes wireline workers, billing and utility operations, will now be sent to the members for...

by Kris LaGrange | on Feb 07, 2015

The CWA is growing in the Wireless Industry

News from the Communications Workers of America. AT&T Mobility Network employees in Idaho, formerly Alltel, and the former Cricket Wireless workers in Arizona have voted to join the...

by Kris LaGrange | on May 16, 2014

Verizon Wireless votes Union Yes!

On May 14, 63 retail store workers across 6 Verizon wireless stores in Brooklyn, NY voted for a union voice and representation by the Communications Workers of America. Despite incredible opposition...

by Tony Spina | on May 14, 2014

Verizon Wireless Votes to join the CWA!

In Historic Vote, Verizon Wireless Retail Store Workers in Brooklyn Join our Local. Victory for CWA at Largely Non-Union Company Comes Despite Intense Management Pressure! New York - In a...

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