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July 19, 2018

CWA, Verizon Agree to Four-Year Contract Extension

Two years after historic strike, workers see continued gains in new four-year deal with Verizon

July 16, 2018

​​​​​​​Communication Workers of America, District One Sets Sights on Flipping NY State Senate

In a year of critical elections at both the State and Federal level that will have a massive impact on the legislative prospects of working people, the Communications Workers of America, District 1, has endorsed six New York State Senate candidates in critical races across the state:

June 28, 2018


Join us this Saturday! March with us in NYC starting from Foley Square, or find a rally near you (hundreds happening across the country).

June 27, 2018

CWA Strong. Union Strong.

The Supreme Court's ruling in Janus v AFSCME highlights how absolutely vital this year’s elections are. We have the power to fight back by sticking together in our union, and using our voices at the polls this November. We will not let corporate greed reduce our rights and take away the will of working people.

March 21, 2018

District 1 Makes Endorsements in New York Special Elections (April 24)

Gov. Cuomo has called for 11 special elections for vacant seats in the NY State Senate and Assembly with the election set for April 24. D1 is pleased to endorse several candidates.

March 16, 2018

2018 CWA Legislative-Political Conference

Hotel: You will receive the link for hotel reservations at our negotiated rate of $259 per night after you complete the 

March 9, 2018

CWA Reaches Favorable Settlement in Verizon Copper Network Case

In a big victory, CWA reached a settlement with Verizon requiring the company to repair 54 central offices across the state, replace bad cable and defective equipment, and more. 

March 7, 2018


Midterm Elections are eight months away and the stakes are high, especially for working people.

March 7, 2018

Thousands of CWAers Mobilize for Working People's Day of Action

Thousands of CWA members in more than 30 cities across the country took to the streets on Saturday, February 24 for the Working People's Day of Action to demand an end to an economy that's rigged in favor of the wealthiest and most powerful.

February 16, 2018

Working People's Day of Action

Fight the attack on public sector unions! Saturday, February 24.