Wireless Workers are Winning a Voice on the Job

Metro PCS/T-mobile workers in Harlem, NY show all non-union wireless workers how it's done. They won their first union contract--and now have real improvements on the job. Check out the video.

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Wireless Workers

Welcome to the Communications Workers of America District 1. CWA District 1 is responsible for supporting 175,000 workers and 327 CWA local unions in New York, New Jersey, New England, and eastern Canada.

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Mar 27, 2015

Christie’s Illegal Failure to Fund Pension Puts NJ Families at Risk

After budget shortfalls, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie broke the law when he decided to cut $1.57 billion from a promised payment to public workers' pension system, putting NJ families at risk of losing the hard-earned compensation they deserve. Get the facts and learn how you can take action.

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Mar 26, 2015

Picketing the NYS PSC for Good Jobs and High Speed Internet for All

Over 200 Verizon workers from across New York descended on Albany on March 24th to picket the Public Service Commission (PSC) and lobby State Legislators.

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Feb 5, 2015

AT&T and DirecTV Merger is Good for Workers and Consumers

The Federal Communications Commission is considering a proposed merger between AT&T and DirecTV. This merger is supported by the CWA, the national AFL-CIO and many state AFL-CIOs (including New York's) because it's good for working families and consumers.

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