Account Login

Legislative and Political Action

Avoid The Line And The Cold - VOTE EARLY!

Voting early is fast, easy and convenient in Illinois. Early voting for the February 2, 2010 Primary Election begins on Monday, January 11, 2010 and ends on January 2...

Continue reading

Reaching Milestone: Senate OKs Health Care Measure!!

"Michigan Democrat John Dingell, at 83 the longest-serving member of the House, used two crutches to navigate the ice outside the Senate chamber as he made his way inside with his ...

Continue reading

Taxing Health Benefits = A Middle Class Tax Increase

The U.S. Senate will soon vote on legislation that would tax CWA-negotiated employer health plans. The tax will be passed directly onto working families. To avoid the tax, employer...

Continue reading

CALL YOUR US SENATORS! - Don't Tax My AT$T Benefits!


Continue reading


A leading bill in the U.S. Senate will tax our health care plans. This could mean thousands of dollars a year added to the cost of health insurance coverage for those employers tha...

Continue reading

Letter From Congresswoman Debbie Halverson, (D-Illinois-11th Dist.)

Thank you for contacting me regarding the critical issue of health care reform. Hearing from my constituents allows me to better serve the 11th District.

Continue reading

Change Comes to Chicago National Action for Health Care Reform!

Join people from ALL ACROSS THE COUNTRY as we TAKE ON the Insurance Industry at their national conference in downtown Chicago! When: Tuesday, November 17th 12:00 Noo...

Continue reading

Don't Tax Our Health Care! - Call Your US Senators!

Calls, Calls, Calls Possibly the Most Important Week in 100-Year Fight for Health Care Reform Before you even read the rest of this article, call your U.S. Senators Today! DOWNLO...

Continue reading

SLIDESHOW: AFL-CIO "Showdown In Chicago"

Download ADOBE PDF slideshow of yesterday's AFL-CIO: 10/27/09 -"Showdown In Chicago." Pictures and sound provided by Steve Tisza, President CWA Local 4250 Chicago...

Continue reading

Showdown in Chicago: Thousands Protest Bankers!

More than 5,000 people packed the streets of downtown Chicago this morning, chanting, marching and rallying against Big Bankers and financial institutions that have taken taxpayer ...

Continue reading

CWA National - News from the Front Lines

Typographical Union Label