Corporations Tax Cut? We Want Raise

CWA wants to make sure that the nation’s biggest employers actually give working families the average $4,000 wage increases the Trump administration claims will result from cutting the corporate tax rate. CWA has reached out to all its major employers like AT&T, Verizon, General Electric, American Airlines, NBC Universal, and others, to call on them to commit to that raise in writing by Dec. 1. As of December 7, no employers have responded, and there have been many reports that […]

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TPP Trade Deal Defeated

Courtesy CWA Union News : November 17, 2016 After five years of grassroots activism, including protests in nearly every state, lobbying members of Congress on Capitol Hill and in home districts, and generating tens of thousands of calls, emails and letters, CWA activists and our broad coalition defeated the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal. Many economists, pundits, and congressional voices said we couldn’t do it, especially after Fast-Track Authority was passed. Our historic campaign proved them wrong. CWA made the TPP […]

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CWA Minority Caucus Scholarships

Minority Members and Friends: CWA National Minority Caucus is accepting scholarship applications and has extended the deadline to November 20, 2017. Find out more at: http://www.cwanationalminoritycaucus.com/scholarship-application Links www.aflcio.org/ www.cwa-union.org/ www.cwa-union.org/national-issues/human-rights/committee-on-civil-rights-and-equity/committee-on-civil-rights-and

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Homecoming at Univ of Toledo!

Saturday, October 7, 2017 Homecoming Parade 8:00am Parade Route: Click here to view the Homecoming Parade map Campus Rd. (by Rockets Bookstore) ? Right on Bancroft St. ? Left on Cheltenham Rd. ? Left on Christie St. ? Left on Middlesex Dr. ? Left on Bancroft St. ? Right on Campus Rd. Get into the Aloha spirit as you watch floats, dignitaries, alumni, honorees, Rocket Marching Band, Rocky and Rocksy, and more take to the streets of Old Orchard with […]

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Trump Tax Cuts By the Numbers

From CWA Union News: September 28, 2017 The Republican leadership and Trump administration are working overtime to sell their tax plan as a big tax cut for middle class families. Take a closer look at the numbers. That claim just doesn’t add up. A married couple with one child earning $24,850 a year or less and claiming the standard deduction would get no tax cut. A married couple with one child earning $48,700 (that’s the median income in 2015 for […]

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