News

August 8, 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.

August 3, 2018 — News

"Big Push Meeting for Yes on SB100"

Make a 100% Clean Energy California a Reality: Support SB 100. Urge your Assemblymember to vote “YES” on SB 100 when it comes before them.

August 3, 2018 — News

Union Night at Dodger Stadium

Join Labor 411, the Los Angeles Federation of Labor and the Dodgers on Friday, August 31 as we celebrate Union Night at the ballpark! Show your union spirit by bringing your family, co-workers and union colleagues to Dodger Stadium for an evening of fireworks and baseball as the Dodgers square off against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

August 2, 2018 — News

Comcast Bargaining in Oakland

CWA Local 9415 Comcast members and bargaining committee met for a contract negotiations update meeting in Oakland on August 1, 2018.

July 30, 2018 — Press Release

Communications Workers of America and Frontier Communications Reach New Agreement, Extend California Contract Through 2020

The ratified agreement will benefit CWA-represented employees with extended job security and Frontier's customers in California are assured of uninterrupted service from experienced telecommunications employees.

July 27, 2018 — News

UPTE Local 9119 Receives Recognition for Increasing Union Membership

Jamie McDole, President, and Joaquin Chavez, VP, of UPTE receives recognition for increasing union membership by 5% at the Biennial Convention of the Cal Labor Fed!

July 25, 2018 — News

CWA COPE Recommendations on State Ballot Measures

Here are the California Ballot Measures recommended by the CWA COPE for the upcoming election on November 6, 2018.

July 12, 2018 — News

2018 Frontier Contract Extension

CWA District 9 Bargaining Team is pleased to inform that an agreement for an 18-month contract extension has been reached with Frontier and if ratified, is from March 2, 2019 through September 5, 2020.

July 2, 2018 — News

CWA Members Will Join Today's #FreeOurFuture Rally in San Diego

CWA activists are proud to join members of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades (IUPAT), MiJente and other immigrant rights advocates today at Chicano Park in San Diego, CA to demand an end to the inhumane mistreatment of immigrant families at our borders.

June 11, 2018 — News

2018 Comcast Bargaining Report #1

Your CWA Bargaining Committee met with Comcast management on June 6 & 7 and agreed on ground rules for negotiations and set a follow-up meeting for June 20th. The Committee and Company exchanged several proposals for review and consideration.

June 7, 2018 — News

Next Gen Northern California Summit

Next Gen Summit was held in Northern California to engage and develop Next Gen activists who will continue to strengthen our movement for social and economic justice.

May 30, 2018 — News

Eduardo Diaz Union-To-Union International Solidarity Award

CWA Local 9586 Executive Board is Presented with the District's 2017 Global Solidarity Award.

May 22, 2018 — News

Join NABET-CWA at a Rally & Protest for a Fair Contract with KQED Today May 22nd

Join NABET-CWA from KQED TV and Radio to protest the union busting in bargaining that has been going on since October 2016.

May 22, 2018 — News

CWAers Join Poor People's Campaign to Fight Inequality

CWAers and retirees are joining tens of thousands of people across the country to fight back against the structures that are undermining our democracy and supporting economic justice.

May 16, 2018 — Press Release

AT&T, Nexstar Hit with Unfair Labor Practice Charges Over Failure to Disclose Plan for Tax Windfall

CWA filed unfair labor practice (ULP) charges against AT&T and Nexstar for refusing to provide information about the company’s plan to use its tax windfall to invest in its workforce.

May 9, 2018 — News

CWA District 9 California Statewide Endorsements

Candidates recommended for endosement by the District 9 COPE will receive the endorsement.

April 26, 2018 — News

Nevada Officers are Fired up about the Future of our Union

Team building and critical-thinking workshop held for Executive Board on how to fulfill their CWA Strong responsibilities.

April 25, 2018 — News

Worker's Memorial Day | April 28th

Workers Memorial Day is April 28, remember the fallen and fight like hell for the living!

March 26, 2018 — News

CWA's AT&T Shareholder Voting Guide

AT&T is prosperous and its leadership is predicting a bright future. In 2017, AT&T had revenues of $160.5 billion and net income of $29.5 billion with capital investment of $22 billion.

March 26, 2018 — News

CWA Members Win New Contract with Frontier Communications To Protect Jobs in West Virginia and Ashburn, Virginia

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - After three weeks on strike, 1,400 members of the Communications Workers of America will return to work by Wednesday after reaching a contract agreement with Frontier Communications that protects jobs in West Virginia and Ashburn, Va.

March 21, 2018 — News

CWA Pickets in Support of Frontier Bargaining

Pomona, CA - CWA Brothers and Sisters arranged an informational picket and marched around Frontier's building with signs, chanting in support of CWA Frontier locals with no contract in WV and Ashburn, VA.

March 20, 2018 — News

CWA Strong Newsletter, Vol. 3

The CWA STRONG initiative is a national program to educate and inoculate our members against the anti-union forces that look to destroy the only voice working people have in this country today-America’s Unions.

March 18, 2018 — News

VP Tom Runnion leads chant in Support of D2-13 Frontier Bargaining

VP Tom Runnion takes a moment to support our Brothers and Sisters on strike.

March 15, 2018 — News

CWA 9400 Supports Striking Frontier Workers in District 2-13

Stewards out of San Bernardino, California Local CWA 9400 make signs to show support for our brothers and sisters in WV & VA.