September 12, 2019

CWA's Weekly Newsletter

This edition features: UPTE-CWA Bargaining and Mobilization Update, California CWA Members Beat Back Telecom Deregulation Bill, Corporate Raider Targets AT&T Workers, Dyncorp Organizing Update, CWAers Building Worker Power in Kentucky, Poor People's Campaign Gets Boost from CWA Activists and Remembering Morty Bahr.

August 12, 2019

UPTE-CWA members just ratified contracts for their 16,000+ members

UPTE members at the University of California have voted overwhelmingly to ratify new contracts that cover 16,000 Healthcare, Research, and Technical workers.

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 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.

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 20, 2019


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

October 16, 2018

UPTE members voted Yes to Strike

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

July 27, 2018

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!

September 12, 2017

Your Help is Needed for our AB 848

Contractors and subocontractors are using taxpayer dollars to create jobs in foreign countries.  State taxpayer funds should be used to create jobs in the US and California.  Support AB 848 (McCarty).

November 29, 2016

Pelosi says UC IT workers are in ‘untenable position’

Bipartisan call emerges for University of California not to ship some IT jobs offshore.

April 19, 2016

Save Our Store!

Teamster Local 2010 is engaged in a fight against the privatization of the Campus bookstore at UC Irvine. Teamsters and UPTE-CWA members would lose their jobs.

March 20, 2015

Part-time Faculty Bargaining Agreements

Butte College, College of the Sequoias and Mt. San Jacinto College

March 20, 2015

Health Care Professionals (HX) Contract

December 20, 2013- September 30, 2017.