News

February 21, 2019

CWA Members supporting the Oakland Teachers Strike and AT&T Mobility Bargaining in Puerto Rico

Today CWA District 9 Staff and union officers showed their support at the picket line in Support for our Oakland Teachers and also for our Bargaining in Puerto Rico for AT&T Mobility workers!

February 13, 2019

CWA in Telecom Policy News, T-Mobile-Sprint Merger

CWA President Chris Shelton: “Trusting Sprint and T-Mobile with American jobs is like trusting a vampire at a blood bank."

February 11, 2019

Unity@Mobility, Simi Valley, California

CWA is training current or future Mobilizers. Learn the basics of how we can build CWA unity and action in the workplace, join a training class!

February 5, 2019

AT&T, Mobility & DirecTV Unit Meeting

2/21/2019

January 31, 2019

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

District 9 Leadership Conference, Oakland, CA

Our District 9 Leadership Conference is in session this week.

January 23, 2019

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Technicians captured in photos working to restore service.