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September 27, 2018 — News

Duquesne Club Bargaining Report #6

The CWA Local 13500 Duquesne Club Bargaining Team is pleased to announce that the newly negotiated contract at the Duquesne Club has been ratified by the membership.

September 26, 2018 — News

Duquesne Club Bargaining Report #5

A tentative agreement has been reached! Please attend the explanation meeting and ratification vote scheduled Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018.

September 21, 2018 — News

Duquesne Club Bargaining Report #4

Negotiations with the Duquesne Club resumed revolved around an in-depth Medical Plan discussion with Highmark as a potential replacement for our current carrier “Cigna”.

September 20, 2018 — News

Duquesne Club Bargaining Report #3

At Thursday's negotiations, the Bargaining Team continued to press the Club to address the issues that our CWA Membership has deemed to be necessary for a fair and comprehensive agreement.

September 19, 2018 — News

Duquesne Club Bargaining Report #2

Negotiations resumed on Wednesday. The Bargaining Team passed several proposals held discussions on issues including the Pension Plan and payment for Mandatory Meetings, and will be jointly addressing Health Care - the most difficult issue to tackle.

September 18, 2018 — News

Duquesne Club Bargaining Report #1

Negotiations opened between CWA Local 13500 and the Duquesne Club in Pittsburgh, PA.

March 6, 2017 — News

Customer Service Newsletter Issue # 1

Welcome to the inaugural issue of the CWA Customer Service Newsletter!

June 11, 2015 — News

Fast Track S.O.S.

It's now or never. It's Sink Or Swim time to defeat Fast Track on the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Call your Representative NOW: 888-966-9836

June 9, 2015 — News

Communications Workers of America Elect New National and District Leaders

Results have been posted for national and district CWA officer elections. There will be a runoff election for District 3 Vice President.

May 4, 2015 — News

TPP Rally in Harrisburg, PA

Opponents to Fast Track and TPP trade deal are welcome to attend a rally in Harrisburg, PA on Thursday, May 7th to let Senator Toomey know he can still redeem himself.

April 27, 2015 — News

CWA's STOP THE TPP Local Resources Page

STOP THE TPP provides flyers, fact sheets, and other materials from CWA to help Locals to get the word out to your members.

March 26, 2015 — News

Workers? Memorial Day

The theme this year when CWA activists and other unions observe Workers' Memorial Day on April 28 will be "Speak Out for Safe Jobs. Protect Workers Now" as workers step up the fight for safe workplaces and remember fellow workers killed, injured and made sick on the job.

September 11, 2014 — News

CWA-Duquesne Club Bargaining Report #1

CWA - The Duquesne Club Bargaining report dated Thursday, September 11, 2014.

August 22, 2014 — News

2014 CWA District 2-13 Leadership Conference

Register now for the District 2-13 Leadership Conference is scheduled from October 13 through October 15, 2014 in Williamsburg, VA.

May 29, 2014 — News

Cohen: ?We Need A Common Narrative?

New populism necessitates movement building, CWA President Larry Cohen said. "New populism can't just be the sum of the parts. We have to really struggle beyond our parts," he said, speaking at a Campaign for America's Future event focused on strategies for educating, energizing and mobilizing around an agenda for economic change.

May 20, 2014 — News

Media Alert: Must See TV 8:00 PM, Today, 05/20/14 -> CWA Int'l District 2-13 VP Mooney

Scheduled to air at 8:00 PM on the Pennsylvania Cable Network (PCNTV) today, Tuesday, 05/20/14, (and after you've been to the polls and voted), watch Int'l CWA Int'l District 2-13 VP Mooney's interview with Producer Larry Kaspar.

February 20, 2014 — News

?We Have Each Other?s Back? was Message from CWA Customer Service Conference

CWA customer service members met with colleagues from around the globe at this year's CWA customer service professionals' conference. In panels and one-on-one conversations, workers talked about improving wages, working conditions, respect on the job and professionalism.

February 12, 2014 — News

Have You "Liked" the District 2-13 Facebook Page Yet?

"Like" CWA District 2-13 on Facebook and "Follow" us on Twitter.

January 24, 2014 — News

URGENT ACTION PA: Defeat Right-to-Work for LESS Legislation

Join the PA AFL-CIO on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 10:00 AM for a Press Conference about impending Right-to-Work for LESS legislation in Pennsylvania.

Voting NO on PA House Bill 1507 and Senate Bill 1034 is a priority in Pennsylvania.

January 23, 2014 — News

Apply Now for a Union Plus Scholarship

The deadline to apply for a Union Plus scholarship is quickly approaching. There are nine days left for CWA members, retirees or family members to submit an application for a Union Plus scholarship. The scholarship awards range from $500 to $4,000.

December 12, 2013 — News

Top Issues All Consumers Should Know

Richard Cordray, the first-ever director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, an agency that's on the side of consumers when it comes to predatory lending and other bad practices by the big banks and other financial institutions, will join CWA President Larry Cohen on CWA's next Town Hall Call, Thursday, Dec. 19.

December 5, 2013 — News

Mark Your Calendar: CWA Customer Service Professionals Conference

CWA?s Customer Service Professionals Conference will be held Feb. 12-14, 2014, in Orlando, Fla.

August 29, 2013 — News

CWA Local Labor Day 2013 Picnics and Events

Local 2222 invites CWA members to Northern Virginia Labor Federation Annual Labor Day Picnic, and Local 13000 invites members to Labor Day parades in Reading, Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, PA.

August 15, 2013 — News

"Like" District 2-13 on Facebook and Follow District 2-13 on Twitter

Find CWA District 2-13 on Facebook and Twitter.