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A Party, Not A Movement- By: David Sirota

"As we now see, union dues underwrote Democratic lawmakers who today block serious labor law reform and ignore past promises to fix NAFTA. Green groups' resources elected a governm...

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CWA Separates Truth From Lies: There is an organized movement to spread lies and distortions about health care reform. Legislation pending in the U.S. House of Rep...

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The AT&Tack On Middle Class Jobs Is No Idol Threat!

Join the Communications Workers of America (CWA) for a candlelight march on Thursday, July 16 to shed some light on AT&T's attempt to cut the healthcare benefits for over 115,000 w...

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Former CIGNA Executive: Michael Moore Was Right!

Last month, testimony in front of the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation by a former health insurance insider named Wendell Potter made news even before ...

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You all have so much to be proud of with the huge splash you've made with introduction of the 2009 Trade Reform Accountability, Development and employment (TRADE) Act. The bill was...

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7 Senators Switched & Passed Tough E-Verify Today!

Who were the 7 Senators who switched and brought us victory on E-Verify in the Senate today? Attempts to attach mandatory E-Verify to the Stimulus Bill in March failed when 50 Sena...

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AFL-CIO Employee Free Choice Act NOW! *Video*

Watch a new video on why we need the Employee Free Choice now. It includes footage of President Barack Obama, a strong supporter of workers' right, along with workers who have fou...

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Employee Free Choice Act: The Time is Now

America's labor law is broken. CWA has engaged in a campaign for the past 17 years that aims to fix it. After lots of hard work by our members, allies, and friends in Congress, an ...

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CWA Turns Out In Force To Demand Health Care Reform Now!

Some 3,000 CWA members joined in a rally at the Capital and two days of lobbying to demand that the government fix our broken health system. The rally was sponsored by Health Care ...

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Canada As A Model For First-Contract Arbitration

While many workers are fighting for the right to form unions, a successful union election is often not the end of the battle. In recent years, most U.S. employees who have managed ...

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