The Communications Workers of America (CWA) is the official bargaining representative for all employees in your collective bargaining unit. The official relationship carries with it serious obligations and responsibilities which the Company and Union are determined to fulfill. Included in these responsibilities, the Company and Union negotiate your wages, hours and working conditions, health benefits, etc. Most of our contracts are negotiated every 3 years; however, we have several that going to a 5-year contract. Our Local covers 8 different contracts.