News

August 3, 2017 — News

New Jersey CWAers Win Back Pay for State Workers

The NJ State Assembly voted on Tuesday to pass a bill requiring back pay for state workers locked out during the state shutdown.

July 28, 2017 — News

AT&T Mobility Orange Contract 2017 Bargaining: Report 52

The CWA and AT&T bargainers met this week via phone conference.

July 20, 2017 — News

AT&T Mobility Orange Contract 2017 Bargaining: Report 51

There have been no meetings scheduled with the Company this week.

July 6, 2017 — News

GOP Health Care Bill is Massive Tax Giveaway to the Wealthy

With Senators home for recess, CWAers have been working hard to oppose the Senate Republicans' health care bill.

July 6, 2017 — News

Hundreds of New York Times Employees Walk Out to Protest Copy Editor Layoffs

Hundreds of New York Times employees walked off the job last Thursday to protest layoffs.

July 5, 2017 — News

Why we continue to fight

Here are the key things we are fighting for, and what the company's response has been so far.

June 30, 2017 — News

AT&T Mobility Orange Contract 2017 Bargaining: Report 50

The Company continues making changes to different systems, working conditions and policies since the contract has expired.

June 22, 2017 — News

AT&T Mobility Orange Contract 2017 Bargaining: Report 49

The Union and Company met today and discussed several issues that have come up over the last several weeks

June 22, 2017 — Press Release

CWA Statement on the Senate's Health Care Plan

In some ways, the Senate Republican health care plan is even worse than the version that Hosue Republicans adopted. 

June 15, 2017 — News

AT&T Mobility Orange Contract 2017 Bargaining: Report 48

The Union has spent this week reviewing data received from AT&T as well as all the information we have received from members highlighting the ongoing issues of wrongdoing by management.

June 15, 2017 — News

Local 1180 is CWA STRONG

In a challenging time for labor unions, Local 1180 is organizing to make a difference.

June 15, 2017 — News

Save New York Call Center Jobs!

Take action to save call center jobs in New York state!

June 9, 2017 — News

AT&T Mobility Orange Contract 2017 Bargaining: Report 47

This week has been another week of nothing from AT&T.

June 5, 2017 — News

CWA Reaches Tentative Agreement with AT&T East

Our bargaining team has reached a TA with AT&T East. 

June 2, 2017 — News

AT&T Mobility Orange Contract 2017 Bargaining: Report 46

The Company has not offered any new proposals since the strike.

June 2, 2017 — News

CWA District 1 Announces Endorsements for NYC Public Advocate, NYC Comptroller and New York City Council

Communications Workers of America, District 1 is proud to endorse Letitia James for NYC Public Advocate and Scott Stringer for NYC Comptroller.

May 25, 2017 — News

AT&T Mobility Orange Contract 2017 Bargaining: Report 45

Since returning from the strike, and because of your courage, the company has been filling many of the open information requests.

May 25, 2017 — News

CWA-Endorsed Candidate Wins in New York

Christine Pellegrino won her New York State Assembly race with a 58% to 42% margin.

May 23, 2017 — Press Release

CWA: Working People Will Fight Against Shameful Trump Budget

A statement by CWA President Chris Shelton on the budget released today by the Trump Administration.

May 22, 2017 — News

AT&T Mobility Orange Contract 2017 Bargaining: Report 44

Finally, after months of stalling, the company started filling the data requests that had been left unanswered until the strike.

May 18, 2017 — News

AT&T Mobility Orange Contract 2017 Bargaining: Report 43

Since CWA notified AT&T that a strike was imminent without significant movement at the bargaining table, the Company has rejected all of our proposals for title upgrades and offered nothing that would get us to a deal. 

May 18, 2017 — News

Orange Contract Emergency Town Hall Call Recording | May 17

Listen to the Town Hall Call from May 17

May 17, 2017 — Press Release

AT&T Workers Issue Ultimatum: Fair Proposal by Friday or Strike

AT&T workers have given company executives until Friday, May 19 at 3PM ET to present serious proposals that invest in good jobs with a future. If AT&T officials refuse to negotiate fairly, workers will walk off the job in a three-day strike.

May 16, 2017 — News

Strike Looming at AT&T Mobility: Friday, May 19.

21,000 AT&T Mobility workers will be on strike Friday at 3pm ET/2pm CT/1pm MT/12 noon PT if we do not reach an agreement with the company.