Chicago O’Hare Employees Vote to Strike

New York (CNN) — Heads up, travelers: Hundreds of workers are striking at Chicago O’Hare International Airport on Tuesday. Janitors, baggage handlers, cabin cleaners and wheelchair attendants are asking for a $15 hourly wage. Some currently make $10.50 an hour, which is the minimum wage in Chicago. The effort is part of a broader “Day of Disruption” planned by activist group Fight for $15, which advocates for raising the minimum wage. Uber drivers, fast food workers and home care aides […]

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Rally for Economic & Social Justice

CWAers joined U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and many labor, environmental, healthcare, consumer, and other activists at a rally in Washington, DC, to mobilize for economic and social justice and equality as the incoming Trump administration takes office, and to celebrate the hard-fought win on defeating the TPP trade deal. Sanders said, “On every important issue facing the American people – raising the minimum wage to a living wage, pay equity for women, rebuilding our crumbling infrastructure and creating millions of […]

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Free Samsung Galaxy S7 w/ DIRECTV

That’s right, a FREE Samsung Galaxy S7 when you switch to AT&T and have or add DIRECTV service* Be sure to buy your Galaxy S7 on AT&T Next® with qualifying wireless service ($50/month or more) and TV service ($29.99/month or more). You’ll also have to pay any taxes due at the time of purchase, just like the rest of us. Monthly bill credits will start within 3 bill cycles, and after $695 in credits, your Galaxy S7 will be free! Details at: https://www.att.com/deals/samsung-directv-phone-offer.html

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Fight the Flood of Corporate $$

WE’RE FIGHTING BACK CWA, our Legislative Political Action Teams in every district and our progressive allies are fighting back against the flood of corporate dollars that is destroying our democratic process. House Democrats have been working together to create a single piece of legislation to combat the epidemic of big money in politics. The Government By the People Act, H.R. 20 was introduced by Congressman John Sarbanes (D, MD-3) with over 130 cosponsors. The bill would increase the power of […]

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View Agreements between AT&T/CWA

AT&T Agreements for your Review: [Download] Agreement between AT&T and CWA [Download] Memorandums and Letters Outside AT&T and CWA CBA Communications Workers of America Local 4319 705 LIME CITY ROAD ROSSFORD,OH 43460 About CWA Local 4319 Communications Workers of America (CWA), America’s largest communications and media union, represents over 700,000 men and women in both private and public sectors, including over half a million workers who are building the Information Highway. CWA members are employed in telecommunications, broadcasting, cable TV, journalism, […]

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AT&T Plans for Time Warner

US TELECOMS giant AT&T will have to overcome a major regulatory hurdle if it is to secure a multibillion-dollar deal to snap up media and entertainment firm Time Warner. Billionaire Mark Cuban wants us to believe that the $85.4 billion merger between AT&T and Time Warner will, get this, lead to “more competition“. What it means is that AT&T could, if it so chose, remove data caps for all content owned by Time Warner. Even after all these years, Time […]

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Sign up to Stop Trump Toledo

Thanks to thousands of awesome volunteers, we contacted tens of thousands of voters in battleground states last week alone. With your continued help, I think we might be able to talk to even more people this week about how important it is to support candidates who will fight for working people up and down the ballot. Every door knocked and every phone call made gets us one step closer to victory on Nov. 8. National polls have begun to improve […]

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