Mar 11, 2016

Verizon Workers Blast Company’s Corporate Greed in New TV Ad

Frustrated with the unproductive pace of negotiations towards a new contract for 39,000 Verizon workers from Massachusetts to Virginia, the Communications Workers of America has launched a regional TV and digital ad buy calling the nation's 16th largest company "the poster child for corporate greed."

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Mar 10, 2016

NJ State Workers Vote Dues Increase to Fund Campaign for Secure Pensions

CWA state workers in the executive branch in New Jersey voted overwhelmingly to finance a constitutional amendment campaign to secure public workers' pensions and hold elected officials accountable.

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Mar 10, 2016

Bargaining Update

Solidarity in Halifax, Strike Enters Seventh Week; Workers Gain Tentative Agreement at Comcast; District 6 Mobility Workers to Vote on Tentative Agreement

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Mar 10, 2016

Sanders Win Michigan Primary

Strong and consistent opposition to free trade deals that offshore workers' jobs and destroy their communities was how Senator Bernie Sanders overcame misleading polls to win the Michigan Democratic primary on March 8.

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Mar 10, 2016

Democracy Update

More information on the events of the Democracy Awakening, being held in Washington, D.C. April 16-18.

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Feb 21, 2016

Support for Bernie Sanders Continues to Build New Political Movement

Bernie Sanders' grassroots revolution is building a new political movement.

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Feb 17, 2016

CWA Members Send 2,600 Reminders Why TPP is Wrong for American Workers

The Communications Workers of America (CWA) announced today that more than 2,600 of its members had submitted comments to the U.S. International Trade Commission (USITC) expressing concern about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and its potential to harm American workers.

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Feb 1, 2016

Senator Sanders’s Strong Showing in Iowa Builds on Energy, Enthusiasm

What an incredible night! Just one month ago, Senator Sanders trailed by double digits in Iowa polling. That picture has fundamentally changed. Sanders's message of restoring an America that works for all of us has been spreading throughout the country, engaging first time voters, young people, independents, even conservatives. New Hampshire is the next stop in a campaign that continues to energize millions of Americans.

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Jan 13, 2016

CWA Statement on the President’s State of the Union Message

CWA President Chris Shelton calls for effective action to shift our economy from one in which Wall Street calls the shots to one that rewards the efforts of working people.

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Jan 7, 2016

TransCanada’s New NAFTA Claim a Reminder How Trade Pacts Can Undercut U.S. Democratic Laws

Supporters of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) like to claim that, "No trade agreement is going to force us to change our laws." However, today we have more evidence of how the opposite may be true.

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