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December 4, 2019

BIG ELECTION DAY VICTORIES

BIG ELECTION DAY VICTORIES

December 4, 2019

LOCAL 1298 FIGHTS FOR - AND WINS! - NEW CONTRACT WITH FRONTIER

LOCAL 1298 FIGHTS FOR - AND WINS! - NEW CONTRACT WITH FRONTIER

September 10, 2019

Remembering September 11th, 2001

Remembering September 11th, 2001

August 29, 2019

DISTRICT 1 STEPS UP TO FIGHT FOR JOBS ON CWA NATIONAL DAY OF ACTION

We’ve watched thousands of our jobs disappear thanks to big corporations like AT&T and Verizon sending work overseas, but last week we joined CWA members across the country to say NO MORE OFFSHORING.

August 29, 2019

CWA MEMBERS AT THE UNIVERSITY OF BUFFALO WIN MASSIVE WAGE INCREASE

The University at Buffalo (UB) will double the annual base pay for PhD students working full time as graduate employees to $20,000, according to an August 20 letter sent by UB President Satish Tripathi to the Chair of the Faculty Senate, Robert Miletich.

August 28, 2019

CWA PRESIDENT, DISTRICT 1 VICE PRESIDENT ELECTED TO NEW TERMS

Our own District 1 Vice President Dennis Trainor ran unopposed for re-election, and was elected with thunderous applause from the District 1 delegates.

August 28, 2019

CWA NATIONAL CONVENTION 2019 HIGHLIGHTS

D1 Takes Home Several Awards; Resolutions Passed Condemning Racist Attacks on Congress and Supporting Pro-Worker Policies

August 1, 2019

CWA mourns the passing of President Emeritus Morty Bahr

He successfully led CWA through the turbulent technological and structural revolution that transformed telecommunications.

June 20, 2019

Save NY Call Center Jobs Coalition Applauds Assembly and Senate For Passage of New York State Call Center Jobs Act

In New York, over 40,000 call center jobs cut since 2006, with Trump Tax Plan incentivizing more outsourcing

May 29, 2019

Keep New York's call-center jobs in New York, where they belong

The practice of New York subsidizing corporations that destroy good, middle-class jobs must end. It feels silly to have to say that, but sadly I do.