News

February 13, 2019 — News

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."

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 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.

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 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.

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

South Bay CLC Campaign Kick-off

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

August 24, 2018 — News

SB 100 Power California With 100% Clean Energy

CWA Coalition Meeting with Assemblymember Sabrina Cervantes about California's Energy and Climate Goals held on August 17th to confirm that our Union supports this Bill and grid reliability.

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.

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.

May 9, 2018 — News

CWA District 9 California Statewide Endorsements

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

January 30, 2018 — News

CWA Locals meet with Congressman John Garamendi

CWA's Legislative and Political Staff Representative, Adrian Acosta along with Locals, 9412, 9404, 9421 and UPTE-9119 joined with Congressman John Garamendi last Friday, January 26, 2018 for a Fundraiser dinner meeting.

September 25, 2017 — News

Doris O. Matsui needs to help stop the attack on workers

Doris O. Matsui needs to hear from you that these attacks on workers’ freedom to join a union are outrageous and unacceptable, and that the voters who sent her to office strongly oppose them.

September 22, 2017 — News

AB 848: Stop Offshoring of University of California and California State University Jobs

UPTE-CWA writes to Governor Brown to please sign AB 848 into law.

September 12, 2017 — News

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 14, 2016 — News

TPP is Dead for this Congress

Welome, Overdue and a Lesson for the Future.

October 5, 2016 — News

California AFL-CIO Legislative Wrap-Up 2016

This year, California passed the most significant minimum wage increase in history. Read more about the increase as well as other Legislative updates.

September 9, 2016 — News

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November 13, 2015 — News

Congresswoman Linda Sanchez's Labor Advisory Meeting

Meeting held at District 9 Santa Fe Springs office.

April 14, 2015 — News

Nevada 2015 Legislative Session

Working families under attack.

April 10, 2015 — News

We must let Legislators in Nevada know!

We do not support bills that negatively impact working families.

April 8, 2015 — News

Coalition Priority bill AB 908 (Gomez) passed out of Assembly Insurance Committee today!

The bill will now go on to Assembly Appropriations.

April 2, 2015 — News

CARA Chooses 4 Priority Bills

The CARA Legislative Committee has been busy reviewing bills and taking positions in support or opposition.