Account Login

Legislative and Political Action

Responses From Indiana U.S. Senators Coats and Donnelly To Local 4250 Retiree Gina Gabe Re: NLRB Appointments!

Which Indiana U.S. Senator seems more "concerned" about working people? Is Coats too busy to respond personally? Consider this example the next time you VOTE!...

Continue reading

Illinois Senator Durbin's Response Re: Judicial Appointee Nominations

Dear Mr. Tisza: I am disappointed that a number of President Obama?s highly-qualified judicial nominees have not been considered by the full Senate, despite many of...

Continue reading

Illinois AFL-CIO Legislative Update

The Illinois General Assembly has completed its business for the 2013 Spring session. Several bills were left unresolved on May 31, they include: Gaming (SB 1739), Constitut...

Continue reading

Call On Republican Senator Mark Kirk To Support President Obama?s Nominations For The NLRB

Dear Members: Illinois is on the Movement Building map this month! We have a big campaign in our state to call on Republican Senator Mark Kirk to support President Obama?s n...

Continue reading


The NLRB protects workers in many ways: # The Right to Collectively Bargain ? The NLRB overseas and enforces union representation elections. Without it, employers can and wi...

Continue reading

Oppose The Working Families Flexibility Act

Attached is a letter sent to Representative Gutierrez in regards to the Working Families Flexibility Act (HR 1406). This legislation would relieve employers of their legal obligat...

Continue reading

Local 4250 President Liz VanDerWoude Letter To Illinois Senator Richard Durbin Regarding The 21st Century Trade Agreements and Market Access Act (S. 3347) introduced by Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH).

On behalf of the Communications Workers of America (CWA) members of Local 4250 I write in support of the 21st Century Trade Agreements and Market Access Act (S. 3347) introduced b...

Continue reading

A New Study Shows How Mitt Romney's Plan Raises Taxes For The Middle Class, While Only Cutting Them For The Rich

Mitt Romney's plan revamping the tax code would end up cutting taxes for the richest 5 percent of Americans and raising taxes on everyone else, according to new independent study f...

Continue reading

*ALEC Corporate Membership Released By Common Cause*

For Immediate Release Contact: May 4, 2012 Mary Boyle, Common Cause (202) 736-5770 Nikolina Lazic, Center for Media and Democracy (608) 770-1...

Continue reading

CWA National - News from the Front Lines

Typographical Union Label