News

January 31, 2019 — Press Release

CWA on T-Mobile Customer Center Announcement: “Does Not Come Close to Offsetting” 30,000 Lost Jobs from Proposed Merger

Washington, DC - The news that T-Mobile is planning to build five domestic customer experience centers if the proposed merger with Sprint is approved represents an attempt to obscure the fact that the merger would be a substantial net job killer for America, the Communications Workers of America (CWA) said today.

January 28, 2019 — News

District 9 Leadership Conference, Oakland, CA

Our District 9 Leadership Conference is in session this week.

January 23, 2019 — News

Los Angeles Teachers on Strike

Rain or Shine, CWA is there to support Los Angeles Teachers. The strike is United Teachers Los Angeles’ first in 30 years. Teachers are demanding better pay, smaller class sizes and more support staff.

January 17, 2019 — News

H.R. 1 National Day of Action

Today, January 17th is National Day of Action. Ask your member of Congress to support the For the People Act to ensure a fair and functioning democracy for us all.

January 16, 2019 — News

Thomas Runnion, D9 VP speaks at Fresno CPUC Press Conference

CWA District 9 Vice President, Tom Runnion speaks at a press conference in Fresno in front of the City Hall.

January 7, 2019 — News

CWA District 9 Testimony: Proposed T-Mobile/Sprint Merger Would Result in “Substantial Public Interest Harm” to California Workers and Consumers

The Communications Workers of America (CWA) District 9 today submitted official testimony to the California Public Utilities Commission detailing why the CPUC should not approve the proposed T-Mobile/Sprint merger as currently structured, as it would result in “substantial public interest harm” and hurt California workers and consumers.

January 4, 2019 — News

CWA Rally in Support of T-Mobile Workers

As front-line workers in retail sales and call centers, and as telecommunications technicians, we are concerned that the proposed merger between T-Mobile and Sprint will mean the loss of many American jobs, cuts in wages and commissions, and a corresponding reduction in quality to our customers.

December 19, 2018 — News

More than 50,000 March for Public Education in LA

CWA Supports Los Angeles Teachers! Their fight is our fight! January: Strike If No Agreement Is Reached After Fact-Finding

December 10, 2018 — News

CWA Technicians Working for AT&T Restoring Service in the Aftermath of the Camp Fires

Technicians captured in photos working to restore service.

November 29, 2018 — News

CWA Supports Public Schools, Rally on December 15th

Students, parents, educators: On December 15th, together, we will raise our voice to make real changes for public schools! Public education supporters from all over LA, marching together in massive numbers to demand that we give our kids a chance and reinvest in our schools.

November 29, 2018 — News

CWA is Seeking Members for Lawsuit

CWA is seeking current or former members age 40 or older who were looking for work in California at some point since 2012 and who had a Facebook account during the time they were looking for work.

November 29, 2018 — News

LAX Flight Attendants Picket on December 13th!

AFA-CWA is the largest Flight Attendant Union in the world representing more than 40,000 Flight Attendants at 20 airlines. December 13th is our System Day of Action. Mark your calendars and support your Union brothers and sisters! #Enough

November 29, 2018 — News

Frontier Workplace Giving Campaign 2018

Win Rams Suites Tickets! During the week of December 17, 2018, Joe Gamble will draw two entry tickets and the winners will be announced. Each raffle winner can only win one of the two raffles.

November 28, 2018 — News

AFA SFO Picket Event

Our Flight Attendants have had enough! Come down to SFO, Terminal 3 to join your Brothers and Sisters on the Picket line in Uniform.

November 28, 2018 — News

Wildfire & Camp Stories by Randy Riggs

CWA Local 9414 in Chico, California has many stories coming in about the fires, Randy Riggs has two stories to tell and share.

November 14, 2018 — News

Disaster Relief Assistance and Information for District 9 Wildfire Victims

CWA District 9 would like to express our deepest condolences for all who have lost loved ones in the terrible fires across California.

October 23, 2018 — News

Gavin Newsom meets with CWA

Gavin Newsom meets with CWA while District 9 locals gear up for the 2018 General Election.

October 19, 2018 — News

Kick-off Event for Candidate Bob Archuleta, Senate District 32

At this event we had CWA, Teamsters, CA Teachers and SEIU present, but Bob announced CWA in the house several times!

October 16, 2018 — News

UPTE members voted Yes to Strike

UPTE will be striking in solidarity, including HX, RX and TX workers.

October 9, 2018 — News

CWA District 9 2018 Endorsement’s on Statewide offices and Position on Ballot Measures

Here are CWA District 9's Endorsment's on Statewide Offices and Position on Ballot Measures.

October 2, 2018 — News

D9 Locals: The Last Day to Apply for Horizons in 2018 is December 14th

As we near the end of the year, I want to share with all AT&T West CWA Locals some very important information and dates.

September 26, 2018 — News

Katie Hill Running for Congress, California 25th District

CWA met Katie Hill to discuss issues that are important to Labor.

September 24, 2018 — News

NBC IS BEING STINGY - LET THEM KNOW AT THE RALLY!

Come out and support your Union brothers and sisters at NABET who are fighting for Fair Wages!!

September 24, 2018 — News

South Bay CLC Campaign Kick-off

CWA Local 9423 joins South Bay CLC for the Campaign kick-off doing precinct walking and phone banking.