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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 Dave Weidlich | on Mar 27, 2019

Call Center Bill Leaves Committee

I have great news to report about Senate Bill 990 an Act Concerning Call Centers and Notice of Closure.

by Press and Media | on Feb 28, 2019

Democrats Select CWA Lawyer for Spot on NLRB

With a spot open on the National Labor Relations Board for a Democratic pick, Minority Leader Senator Chuck Schumer has asked the AFL-CIO for a recommendation. Politico has more on who they selected...

by Guest Post | on Feb 25, 2019

AT&T's Union Avoidance Move

On Friday, February 22, AT&T announced its intention to close three call centers in Meriden, Conn. The company told workers at these locations, many of whom have been with AT&T for more than...

by Brian Young | on Feb 13, 2019

How Calls Make a Difference

With a new Congress, union members finally have a voice once again in D.C. Although the shutdown slowed the rollout, Democrats have made a major statement by proposing the For the People Act, a bill...

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...