CWA Mobilization Plan to Fight Attacks on our Pensions, Health Benefits and Jobs

Documents to help you fight back

CWA Wins Continental Flight Attendants Representation Election!

Jun 29, 2011

Flight attendants at United, Continental and Continental Micronesia Airlines voted for AFA representation at the new United Airlines. AFA-CWA International President Veda Shook said the election "is an historic moment for AFA and our profession." With colleagues from Continental and Continental Micronesia, "our combined strength is greater than ever."


The Communications Workers of America released the following statement today from Hetty Rosenstein, CWA's New Jersey State Director:

"Today is a sad day for hundreds of thousands of New Jersey working families who will get a pay cut at the stroke of Gov. Christie's pen."

Statement to all CWA New Jersey Public Workers

June 24, 2011

A Statement to all CWA New Jersey Public Workers

Dear Brothers and Sisters,

This week, working people in our state suffered a painful setback when an anti-worker
and anti-union pension and healthcare bill was passed. This was the direct result of collaboration
between a right wing Governor and New Jersey political bosses. A minority of 8 Democrats in
the Senate and 14 Democrats in the Assembly broke with their Party and voted with the

Find Out How Your Legislators Voted, see the health care contribution grid

The bill passed the State Senate by a vote of 24-15. It was 16-0 among Republicans and 8-15 among Democrats with one Democrat absent. 
The bill passed the State Assembly by a vote of 46-32. It was 32-0 among Republicans and 14-32 among the Democrats.