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August 6, 2020

Senators: Extend the Payroll Support Program in the CARES Act to Save Our Jobs

The Payroll Support Program (PSP) is set to expire in October, even though the aviation industry's crisis is far from over.

August 6, 2020

On 55th Anniversary of Voting Rights Act, We Must Be Vigilant

Today marks the 55th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act being signed into law by President Lyndon Johnson.

August 6, 2020

Who is Paul Singer?

The podcast "Who Is?" has just released an episode focusing on Paul Singer, the billionaire hedge fund CEO behind Elliott Management's predatory campaign to destroy AT&T.

August 5, 2020

Union Members Speak Out to American Red Cross

Coalition of American Red Cross Unions spoke out in June to management about how members have been treated during the COVID-19 pandemic and to propose critical improvements.

July 31, 2020

July 2020 Bargaining Round Up

Read bargaining updates from July's negotiations with Comcast Alle-Kiske and PIW.

July 30, 2020

Aviation Workers Urge Congress to Extend CARES Act Payroll Support Program to Save Thousands of Jobs

Passenger service agents, Flight Attendants, and other aviation workers are on the front lines of an unprecedented crisis for the airline industry caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 30, 2020

New Report: The Climate Crisis is Threatening Worker Health and Safety

The report features 14 first-hand stories from workers impacted by climate change, including CWA members.

July 30, 2020

Prosegur Workers Protest Wage Theft at NLECC Worksite

Prosegur, formerly known as Command Security Corporation, is a federal contractor for the United States Postal Service.

July 23, 2020

Comcast Alle-Kiske Bargaining Report #3

The CWA Local 13000 Bargaining Team continues to improve the members' contract as they fight the company’s attempts to take away your hard earned rights.

July 22, 2020

2020 Winners of Maisano Labor Scholarship

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, selection of this year's 2020 Vincent and Patricia Maisano Scholarship winners were delayed until now.

July 16, 2020

Act Now: Save Aviation Jobs

CWA members, including passenger service agents and Flight Attendants, are on the front lines of an unprecedented crisis for the airline industry caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 16, 2020

On Monday, Join the Strike for Black Lives

CWA members will join with other union members at SEIU, the Teamsters, AFT, and community-based organizations to hold a National Strike/Day of Action for Black Lives.

July 16, 2020

Virginia Issues Landmark Emergency Temporary Workplace Standard to Protect Workers from COVID-19

When workers are protected, communities are protected!

June 30, 2020

June 2020 Bargaining Round Up

Despite delays due to COVID-19, bargaining committees continue to make progress across District 2-13. Read bargaining updates from Comcast Alle-Kiske and Corliss, as well as Nokia and MWAA.

June 19, 2020

Comcast Alle-Kiske Bargaining Report #2

The Bargaining Committee reports progress they have made toward additional improvements and continues to hold off the company’s attempts to weaken your rights.

June 17, 2020

Comcast Corliss Bargaining Report #22

The CWA Local 13000 Bargaining Committee continues to present creative solutions to protect Unit members and successfully bring negotiations to a conclusion.

June 17, 2020

Comcast Alle-Kiske Bargaining Report #1

Negotiations opened with Comcast over the Alle-Kiske contract. The Bargaining Committee is resolved to stop the company from attacking your contract, while pushing our proposals to improve conditions. 

June 12, 2020

CWA District 2-13 Against Racism

On Thursday, June 11, at 12 noon, CWA members across the globe took a stand against racism by doing what trade unionists do when they are protesting for what’s right and fair: Stopping Work.

June 5, 2020

Comcast Corliss Bargaining Report #21

The Bargaining Committee reports that discussions were productive and substantial progress towards a fair contract is being made.

May 29, 2020

Statement from the CWA Executive Board on the Need to Dismantle the Racism that Plagues Our Communities

As we reach a tragic milestone of 100,000 deaths due to COVID-19, we find ourselves confronting the other plague that has been rampaging through our communities since long before the pandemic: Racism.

May 29, 2020

District 2-13 Supports Workers and Families During Pandemic

Locals and members across District 2-13 support essential workers and families in need during the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 28, 2020

CWA Endorses Joe Biden for President

CWA has endorsed Joe Biden for President, citing his strong record of fighting for workers' rights to organize and bargain collectively.

May 15, 2020

Comcast Corliss Bargaining Report: May 2020

Comcast Corliss (CWA Local 13000 Unit 116) Bargaining Report from May 15, 2020.

April 28, 2020

Altice WV Tentative Agreement Ratified

CWA members at Altice Technical Services in Logan and Beckley, WV voted to ratify their first contract!