News From: CWA

by Ashley Blom | on Dec 20, 2018

A Union Leader's Daughter

My father is a proud union leader with the Communications Workers of America Local 1104. Over the years, he has taught me so much in life and I learn more every day from him still. Being in the union...

by Brian Young | on Sep 18, 2018

Union Membership in New Jersey Holds Strong

Nearly 3 months after the Janus v AFSCME decision, unions are beginning to asses the fallout. While many thought the ruling would be catastrophic for public sector unions, some in New Jersey are...

by Kris LaGrange | on Aug 24, 2018

UCOMM Launches New Website for CWA Local 1298

The UCOMM Media Group is happy to announce that today we just launched a new mobile-friendly website for the Communications Workers of America Local 1298 based in Hamden, Connecticut. Found at...

by Guest Post | on Aug 10, 2018

Workers Ratify New Four Year Deal with Verizon

Verizon workers represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions and at Verizon Connected Solutions voted to ratify a four year extension of...

by Guest Post | on Aug 03, 2018

Why AT&T Workers May Have to Strike

AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson made a promise to invest in his workforce and create at least 7,000 jobs if the tax bill passed. Well, the bill passed and AT&T laid off over a thousand workers...

by Guest Post | on Jul 30, 2018

Stop the FCC's Dangerous Job Killing Plan

CWA members are fighting hard to stop a dangerous Federal Communications Commission (FCC) proposal that endangers workers and could send CWA members' work to unskilled, untrained, low-wage...

by Guest Post | on Jul 19, 2018

How a Work Stoppage Works

Today, Verizon workers represented by the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) announced a tentative agreement on a four year...

by Brian Young | on Jul 16, 2018

Contract Agreement Reached a Year Early at Verizon

UPDATE: Click here for more details about the contract. After spending 7 weeks on strike in 2016, we are happy to report that the Communications Workers of America (CWA) and Verizon have come to...

by Guest Post | on Jul 06, 2018

Congress asks AT&T Where are the Jobs?

What is AT&T doing with its massive profits from the Republican corporate tax cut bill? That's the question members of Congress are now asking.

by Guest Post | on Jul 02, 2018

How the Trump Tax Cut is Failing Working People

CWA President Chris Shelton appeared on Washington Post Live to discuss how the Republican corporate tax cut bill has failed working families in its first six months.

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