News

June 5, 2019

Tell Congress: Investigate AT&T

It's time for Congress to launch an investigation to find out what happened to the billions of dollars of our money that they gave away to AT&T and other corporations that are cutting jobs.

May 30, 2019

Tuesday, June 4: Vote YES on Measure EE

Every Vote Counts! Because this is a special election, a two-thirds majority is needed to pass this crucial measure. If you are a resident of Los Angeles, be sure to vote YES on Measure EE on Tuesday, June 4.

May 24, 2019

Envoy Bargaining Update

Envoy negotiators formally respond to our proposal as a positive movement on the tentative agreement. Our team is meeting in Pittsburgh on Tuesday and Wednesday, May 28-29, to draft our response.

May 23, 2019

UPTE Bargaining Update

UC executives recently announced that they would be forcing their proposals on 10,000 Research and Technical workers immediately, with some terms taking effect June 1.

May 22, 2019

CWA: T-Mobile/Sprint Merger Remains Anticompetitive, Harmful to American Workers and Should Be Blocked

A statement from CWA in response to news that several FCC Commissioners have voiced support for the proposed T-Mobile/Sprint merger after the companies announced a series of new commitments and conditions.

May 17, 2019

Support SEIU UHW Actions at Kaiser Modesto and Manteca

Please participate and show solidarity for our Union Brothers and Sisters at Kaiser. Wear your CWA Colors!

May 16, 2019

UPTE-CWA & AFSCME 3299 Take the Streets Today

Our sisters and brothers of AFSCME 3299 and UPTE-CWA 9119 take to the streets today as they mount a one-day unfair labor practice (ULP) strike, citing repeated violations of California law in the University of California’s efforts to outsource thousands of good union jobs.

May 15, 2019

4 Bills will be on the Floor for a Vote

CWA sponsored bills and one opposed bill (listed below) are currently in the Appropriations Committee and will be on the floor for a vote.

May 9, 2019

Despite Promises on Jobs, AT&T Announces California Layoffs

Despite promises to use its enormous tax savings to create “7,000 high-paying, really good jobs,” AT&T this week announced additional layoffs across California.

April 30, 2019

As Americans receive smaller tax refunds, AT&T runs away with billions in tax cuts

Thousands of AT&T workers sent letters to Congress demanding an investigation into what happened to the billions of dollars in tax breaks they gave away to AT&T and other corporations that keep cutting jobs.

April 25, 2019

Sign our petition telling the FCC to stop the merger and protect American jobs!

A merger in the works between telecom giants T-Mobile and Sprint is threatening the jobs of 30,000 U.S. workers and will lead to higher prices for consumers.

April 24, 2019

Protect Workers From Dangerous Heat on the Job

Sign the petition to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) demanding a federal heat stress standard for all workers in all industries to protect workers from dangerous heat on the job.

April 23, 2019

OCLF Labor Leader of the Year Award: Kenny Williams, CWA Local 9510

CWA District 9 is proud to see Kenny Williams presented with a Labor Leadership Award and Ronnie Kinney presented as Delegate of the Year from the Orange County Labor Federation.

April 16, 2019

CWA Stands Strong and is Ready for Bargaining on April 17-19

CWA bargaining begins on April 17-19 for passenger service and fleet service workers.

April 1, 2019

District 9 Legislative Conference with Sara Nelson

Our District 9 Members are excited for a group photo with Sara Nelson, President of the Association of Flight Attendants at our Legislative Conference.

March 25, 2019

Bernie Sanders at UPTE picket line on March 20

Senator and Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders speaking at our UCLA picket line March 20, 2019.

March 22, 2019

Asian Law Caucus of San Francisco workers join CWA!

Workers at the Asian Law Caucus (ALC) of San Francisco overwhelming showed their desire to unionize and join CWA through a card check yesterday, March 21, 2019.

March 20, 2019

UPTE-CWA 9119 ON STRIKE!!

UC Campuses on Strike today, March 20, 2019 for better working conditions.

March 20, 2019

UPTE-CWA 9119 ON STRIKE!!

UC Campuses on strike for better working conditions.

March 18, 2019

Organizing Win for San Diego Teachers at EF School Campus | Local 9509

Friday March 15th, Local 9509 Organizer Carlos Munoz reported an election victory for EF teachers in San Diego, CA.

March 15, 2019

Envoy | Passenger Service Agents Have Voted Against Ratification of the Tentative Contract Agreement

Passenger service agents have voted against ratification of the tentative contract agreement.

March 13, 2019

LA Galaxy Union Night

LA Galaxy Presents: Union night on April 28 at 5pm

March 8, 2019

Applications Due for CWA Joe Beirne Foundation Scholarship, 2019-2020

Reminder to CWA District 9 Locals, the application process for the CWA Joe Beirne Foundation for the 2019-2020 school year closes on April 30, 2019.

March 1, 2019

District 9 Leadership Conference Report by Joe Perry, NABET 51

"We are not alone, we are not just NABET 51, we are not just CWA, we are a part of the labor movement." - Joe Perry