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October 20, 2020

CWAers Making the Most of the Final Weeks Before Election Day

While many voters will head to the polls in exactly two weeks on November 3rd, Early Voting and vote-by-mail have begun in many states throughout the country already, with millions of votes already cast - which means, in essence, that it’s not that Election Day is November 3rd; Election Day ends November 3rd.

October 20, 2020

CWA Announces Several Major Endorsements in New Jersey Races

Last week we made our public announcement of our endorsements for all levels of elected office on the ballot in New Jersey – from Presidential and federal legislative races down to the county and municipal levels. See the full list here.

October 20, 2020

Organizing Victory for Local 1180

Victory for National Domestic Violence Workers Alliance

October 20, 2020

Unions Sue Federal Government to Protect Frontline Workers from COVID-19

On October 8th, CWA joined other labor unions and environmental groups to sue the federal government over its failure to provide adequate reusable respirators, N95 masks, gloves, and other personal protective equipment to essential workers.

October 20, 2020

Virtual Rally for Amy Kennedy with NJ Gov. Murphy

Join us tomorrow (Wednesday October 21) at 6:00 PM to rally the troops for Amy Kennedy for Congress (NJ-2)! Dust off those red shirts and put them on in SOLIDARITY as we push Amy Kennedy to the Finish Line. ALL of us were betrayed by the turncoat Jeff Van Drew. We need to send him packing. We need Amy Kennedy in Congress representing the working families in New Jersey!

October 20, 2020

NewsGuild of New York Wins Major Victory in Fight for Just Cause

After weeks of tough negotiations and a strong membership campaign, CWA NewsGuild members at The New Yorker won just cause, no exceptions on October 5, ending a 95-year era of at-will employment at The New Yorker. This victory demonstrates that solidarity wins out and in the union there is power! Congrats to NewsGuild of New York members on this hard-fought win.

October 20, 2020

Election 2020: What You Need to Know

Have you made your plan to vote? Make sure you understand the changes to voting procedures and make a plan to vote before Election Day on November 3. Click here to visit our 2020 Election Hub, with info on:

October 6, 2020

Volunteer to Help Elect Pro-Worker Candidates!

The 2020 General Election is less than two months away, and getting out the vote has never been more important!

September 22, 2020

National COVID-19 Remembrance planned for October 4, 2020

If you have lost someone close to you or from your local to COVID, please share their name at https://nationalcovidremembrance.org/actions/wall-of-remembrance/ so that we can honor their memory as part of the Remembrance on October 4.

September 10, 2020

Were you affected by 9/11?

Were you affected by 9/11? The World Trade Center Health Program, the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund (“VCF”), and other benefits programs can help.