Wireless Workers are Winning a Voice on the Job

Metro PCS/T-mobile workers in Harlem, NY show all non-union wireless workers how it's done. They won their first union contract--and now have real improvements on the job. Check out the video.

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Wireless Workers

Welcome to the Communications Workers of America District 1. CWA District 1 is responsible for supporting 150,000 workers and 327 CWA local unions in New York, New Jersey, New England, and eastern Canada.

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May 28, 2015

CWAers Hold Mock Funeral Procession for Jobs, Safe Food, our Environment, and U.S. Sovereignty

CWA members led by Local 1108 took action once again to tell Rep. Lee Zeldin that TPP and Fast Track are bad for his constituents in the 1st Congressional District and all Americans.

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May 21, 2015

CWA “Thanks” Chris Christie in Ad

It was typical Chris Christie bluster as the New Jersey governor held a town hall in Kenilworth, New Jersey, on March 31, 2015. "Let me tell you something, these public employees should be sending me a thank you note," he said. And what should New Jersey public employees be sending Christie a "thank you note" for? Well, for breaking the law by not funding their pensions.

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May 15, 2015

Unions Protest Christie’s Pension Fund Cut

About 4,000 CWA and other public-sector union members all dressed in red surrounded New Jersey's Statehouse on Tuesday to protest the governor's decision to axe $1.57 billion from a promised payment to public workers' pension system.

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