To help protect and give members a voice in today's Telecom industry.

CWA International News

The Trump transition team today indicated that Andy Puzder, the CEO of CKE Restaurants, would likely be nominated as Secretary of Labor.

Andy Puzder, the CEO of CKE Restaurants, would be a fine choice to head a government agency responsible for looking out for millionaires. But Puzder has a record of public statements and action that demonstrates why he is a poor choice to head the agency responsible for promoting “the welfare of wage earners, job seekers and retirees.”

The latest bargaining updates for DIRECTV, AT&T West and Buffalo News.

CWAers joined hundreds of federal contract workers, union activists, Senator Bernie Sanders and other progressive leaders at a rally in Washington, D.C., calling for fair wages, benefits and workers' rights for millions of federal contract workers.  

Urgent: 300,000 good U.S. aviation jobs are at risk.

CWA Local 6222's Randy Rodriguez received the Educator and Family Activist Award this week from the National Council for Occupational Safety and Health.

The Alliance for Retired Americans (ARA) is rolling out a grassroots, national campaign to block proposed cuts and changes to Medicare that Republicans plan to pursue.

Show your union colors by shopping at the new CWA e-store.

"We are one industry" was the message as CWA members came together in San Antonio, Tex., for the Wireless Worker conference

Envoy Air passenger service agents rallied at major airports in Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit, Los Angeles, and Houston on the Fight for $15 National Day of Action.

CWA 1150 News

Passing of Member Paul Rosato

It is with our deepest sympathy we regret to inform you of the passing of our union Brother Paul Rosato.

http://www.poconorecord.com/obituaries/20161031/paul-a-rosato

Union Plus Scholarship

Union Plus offers a scholarship program and the deadline to apply is Jan 31, 2017

 

http://www.cwa-union.org/for-members/union-plus-scholarship-program

 

About the Scholarship

Since 1991, the Union Plus Scholarship Program has awarded more than $4 million to students of working families who want to begin or continue their post-secondary education. Over 2,700 families have benefited from our commitment to higher education. The Union Plus Scholarship Program is offered through the Union Plus Education Foundation, supported in part by contributions from the provider of the Union Plus Credit Card. (You do not need to be a Union Plus Credit Card holder to apply for this scholarship.)

AT&T VTP/Surplus 9/15

AT&T has struck again. This time the VTP/Surplus will affect 143 members nationwide. No members in our Local have been afected. The hardest hit location is Denver with 49 Comm Techs.

Below are all of the titles that have been impacted

 
Oakton VA Customer Sales & Ser Spec 3
Piscataway NJ Reports Clerk 2
Lake Mary FL Senior Data Processing Clk  1
Macon GA NTS 1
Atlanta GA Communications Technician 15
Atlanta GA Customer Sales & Ser Spec  8
Atlanta GA CSDG Assembler 10
 Alpharetta GA Communications Technician  10
Alpharetta GA CSDG Assembler 10
Alpharetta GA Service Order ADMR  2
Kansas City MO Communications Technician  1
Bridgeton MO Computer Ntwk Assoc-III  1
St Louis MO Computer Ntwk Assoc-III  1
St Louis MO Communications Technician  8
St Louis MO Customer Service Assoc  3
St Louis MO Customer Svc Support Agent  3
St Louis MO Network Order Admin 4
St Louis MO Sr Operations Clk  1
Ft. Worth TX NTS 3210 Full Time 1
Collingsville IL NTS 3210 Full time 1
Cincinnati OH Communications Tech 2
Sacramento CA BusSvc CstrSvc Prov Eng  2
Denver CO Communications Tech  49
Denver CO BusSvc CstrSvc Prov Eng  2
Denver CO Special Operations Clerk 2

Membership Meeting

There will be a general Membership meeting on July 28th at 4:30pm in the Middletown NJ office.
200 S.Laurel Ave Bldg A, Alliance Lab