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by Guest Post | on May 22, 2020

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by Guest Post | on Apr 24, 2020

Honoring Those Who Died

by Guest Post | on Oct 04, 2019

Billionaire CEO's Plan to Destroy AT&T

A vulture capitalist fund called Elliott Management, led by billionaire CEO Paul Singer, announced plans last month to extract profits from AT&T by cutting jobs and selling off critical assets...

by Guest Post | on Sep 27, 2019

Congress: Pass the PRO Act Now

On Wednesday, the House Committee on Education and Labor passed the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act, H.R. 2474. The bold proposal that would restore fairness to the economy by...

by Brian Young | on Sep 20, 2019

Unions Join Worldwide Climate Strike

Across the world on Friday students and union members walked out and went on strike. The strike is not against one company, but rather a larger call for action on climate change.

by Guest Post | on Sep 12, 2019

Corporate Raider Targets AT&T Workers

Vulture hedge fund Elliott Management is pushing for changes at AT&T that would lead to drastic job cuts, increased use of authorized retailers at AT&T Mobility and the sale of part of AT...

by Guest Post | on Sep 11, 2019

CWA Honors those lost on 9/11

The message below was written by Dennis Trainor, CWA District 1 Vice President As we mark the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, please take a moment of silence and reflection to remember...

by Brian Young | on Aug 26, 2019

20,000 Strike Against AT&T in Southeast

At midnight on Saturday, August 24th, 20,000 Communications Workers of America (CWA) members went on strike. The members work at AT&T Southeast and are striking over unfair labor practices that...

by Guest Post | on Jul 11, 2019

Can We Prevent Call Center Offshoring?

More than 1,200 CWAers from across the country joined a CWA town hall call this week to hear from CWA President Chris Shelton and U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) about how to take action in...

by Guest Post | on Jul 03, 2019

CWA Reaches Tentative Agreement with AT&T

The CWA bargaining teams have reached tentative agreements with AT&T's Midwest and AT&T Legacy T units, including AT&T Legacy T in Puerto Rico, and AT&T Mobility in Puerto Rico.

by Guest Post | on Jun 17, 2019

New Bill Would Crack Down on Call Center Offshoring

New legislation introduced this week by Senator Bob Casey (D-Pa.), in the U.S. Senate and the bipartisan duo of Reps. David McKinley (R-W.Va.) and Mark Pocan (D-Wis.) in the House would help crack...

by Guest Post | on Apr 12, 2019

CWA Supports Reinstating Glass-Steagall

This week, Rep. Marcy Kaptur (D-Ohio) introduced the Return to Prudent Banking Act of 2019, This legislation, supported by CWA, would reinstate and expand the Glass-Steagall Act of 1933, a bill...