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August 2, 2021

CWA-DirecTV Effects Bargaining Report #2 – August 2, 2021

Bargaining resumed today and as we were meeting with the company over their decision to sell off DTV we were informed that the deal was completed and would be announced at close of the stock market.

The CWA Bargaining Team is continuing to meet with the company and will update you when we have something to report.

July 29, 2021

CWA-DirecTV Effects Bargaining Report #1 - July 29, 2021

Effects bargaining between CWA and AT&T kicked off this week, via virtual conference, regarding the sale of DirecTV.
CWA District 6 Assistant to Vice President, Sylvia J. Ramos, is chairing the bargaining for CWA.  Bargaining kicked off with District 6 Vice President Claude Cummings opening statements demanding that our members be treated fairly in the upcoming transition and stated that CWA...

June 29, 2021

Yost reaches settlement with Frontier Communications for ‘unreliable service’

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WDTN) – Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has reached a settlement agreement with Frontier Communications to increase the quality of internet coverage to underserved areas of Ohio.

May 25, 2021

HB 294 is Trojan Horse for Voters

The Ohio legislature is rolling out a Trojan Horse for voting rights… Let us explain:

May 25, 2021

Save Call Center Jobs in Ohio

As Call Center Bills are introduced in each State, let's let our elected leaders know, offshoring is never acceptable state...

May 5, 2021

Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship Recipients for the 2021-2022 Academic Year

We are pleased to announce that a random drawing chose the winners of the Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship, and the recipients for the 2021-2022 academic year are....

May 3, 2021

Join the movement of IHX Workers building power on the job with CWA!

Great Video from our Southfield, MI IHX folks, please go to link at end of video to sign up to Join the movement of IHX Workers building power on the job with CWA!

April 28, 2021

Workers Memorial Day April 28th

Mourn the Dead - Fight for the Living. #WorkersMemorialDay #CWAStrong #1u

April 16, 2021

CWA D4 CARES PROGRAM

District 4 - CWA CARES
As you probably know, April is National Volunteers Month. Many Locals in District 4 sponsor/participate in volunteer projects within their communities. The goal of the CWA CARES Program would be to support a Local’s efforts by enhancing turn-out, utilizing media platforms, and encouraging more community engagement.

April 7, 2021

On Wisconsin!!!!!

We are excited to announce that CWA D4 Wisconsin Political Council supported and labor endorsed candidate Dr. Jill Underly has been elected as Wisconsin's next statewide Superintendent of Public Instruction!

March 24, 2021

Wisconsin Spring Election

Wisconsinites have options for voting in the April 6 Spring Election. Today, Tuesday, March 23, marks the first day of in-person absentee voting. In-person absentee voting runs through possibly April 4. Hours vary by municipality. Check with your municipal clerk’s office for information on when and where to early vote in your area.

March 10, 2021

The PRO Act passed in the House of Representatives!

Now we take the fight to the Senate!!

March 4, 2021

Communications Workers of America (CWA) Celebrates House Passage of the For the People Act (H.R. 1)

CWA is Calling for Immediate Passage of the Bill’s Senate Companion

February 26, 2021

Celebrate Black History Month with CWA District 4

A. Philip Randolph, a proud American

February 26, 2021

CWA District 4 Meeting

The CWA District 4 Meeting will be held virtually via Zoom this year due to COVID-19 restrictions.  The meeting will be held May 11 and 12, 2021.  PLEASE SAVE THOSE DATES.  Further de

February 25, 2021

Celebrate Black History Month with CWA District 4

When we think of Black History, what comes to mind? Is it the slavery of North America in 1619, the rise of the coalition industry in 1793? Was it the abolitionism and the Underground Railroad in 1831, which was fueled by slaves’ efforts to liberate themselves, and by groups of white settlers who opposed slavery on religious or moral grounds?

February 24, 2021

Celebrate Black History Month with CWA District 4

Having a diverse and inclusive Union has been one of CWA's most important goals for many years. Here in District 4, our aim is to be sure we make that goal a reality. Locals are encouraged to create committees that specifically address the concerns of members that would not otherwise feel as if they are truly a part of our movement.

February 12, 2021

ROBERT D. JOHNSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND

The Robert D. Johnson Memorial Scholarship is a $1,200 award that supports the college studies of members, or their children, of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) – District 4.

February 5, 2021

CWA: Passing the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act Will Usher In A New Era for Workers

A statement from Communications Workers of America (CWA) President Chris Shelton on the reintroduction of the Protecting the Right to Organize (PRO) Act, historic, bipartisan legislation to make it easier for workers to join a union and bargain with their employers, and to crack down on employers who use unfair union-busting tactics against their employees when they exercise their freedom to join together to improve their workplace:

January 22, 2021

2021 CWA District 4 New Officer's Training

Every three years, upon completion of Local Officer elections, CWA District 4 has sponsored an Elected Officers' Training Program. The purpose of this program is to familiarize you with practices and policies within CWA, as well as help you to develop and enhance skills you will need in your new role as a Local Officer.

January 13, 2021

FOR THE PEOPLE ACT

We need to pass HR1, the #ForThePeopleAct, and end the corrupting influence of dark money and voter suppression in our politics. Take action to heal our democracy.

January 7, 2021

Yesterday’s Insurrection Was An Attack on Democracy by White Supremacists and Fascists

Yesterday, the world watched as armed insurrectionists, with the encouragement of the President of the United States, launched an attack on the Capitol in an attempt to undermine our democracy and prevent Congress from certifying the results of the Presidential election.

October 30, 2020

CWA Votes 2020

With Biden and Harris in office, we have a chance to grow and strengthen our union.

October 30, 2020

Your Vote Matters!

At CWA, America's largest communications & media union, we're building a movement for economic justice & democracy. Learn more:http://go.cwa.net/cwa-signup