News & Events

Sector News

The Sector News is the official publication of the Printing, Publishing and Media Workers Sector-CWA.



Oct 17, 2018

Download: Sector News fall 2018.pdf

Jun 28, 2018

In This Issue:

  • President's Report
  • Member from DTU #18 Takes Home Beirne Scholarship
  • Representative Report

Download: Sector News Summer 2018 final.pdf

Apr 30, 2018

In This Issue:

  • Las Vegas Local Nearly Doubles in Size
  • Trump Administration Slaps Tariffs on Canadian Groundwood Paper
  • Janus v. AFSCME Decision Could Destroy Public Sector Unions
  • Millennials Make Up the Largest Percentage of New Union Members
  • Labor Candidates Running for Office
  • Representative Report

Download: Sector News Spring 2018(2).pdf

Dec 21, 2017

In This Issue:

  • Post-Gazette Hires Union Busting Firm to Head Negotiations
  • Supreme Court to Hear New Union Dues Case

  • CWA President at AFL-CIO Convention:
    ‘American Unionism is In Crisis’

  • AFL-CIO Convention Resolutions Call for Workers Bill of Rights, Health Care, Postal Banking

  • CWA Joe Beirne Scholarship Foundation Now Accepting Applications

  • Is Your CWA Label Shop Listed on the CWAPrintshops.com Website?

  • GPO Director Vance-Cooks Departs, Bradley Assumes Position as Acting Director

  • Can You Help NPP Locate These Participants?


Download: Sector News Winter 2017.pdf

Nov 20, 2017

Sector News Fall 2017

In This Issue:

  • 28th Sector Conference Celebrates Longevity, Honors Former Staff
  • Representative Report
  • U.S. Labor Union Approval Rating Highest in a Decade
  • CWA Families Need Our Help
  • Can You Help NPP Locate These Participants?


Download: Sector News FALL 2017 edited.pdf

Mar 20, 2017

In This Issue:

President's Report…Page 1

Representative's Report…Page 3

Pittsburgh Typographical & Pittsburgh Mailers 22
to Begin Negotiations with Pittsburgh Post-Gazette … Page 4

Morris-Cooley to retire June 30 … Page 4


Download: Sector News Second Quarter 2017(2).pdf

Jan 08, 2017

In This Issue:

  • Buffalo Mailers Reach New Three-Year Agreement at Buffalo News
  • Dues Notice Reminder
  • Representative Report
  • ITU History Uncovered in Wall of Union Printers Home
  • Pittsburgh Typo No. 7 Ratifies New Agreement with Art Printing
  • PPMWS Welcomes New Staff

Download: Sector News 12-16.pdf

Sep 30, 2016

Sector News--Third Quarter 2016

In This Issue:

  • As Company Demands Concessions PPMWS-CWA Local 1170 Stands United
  • After Sale UPH Still Supporting Its Members in the Printing Industry
  • Representative Reports
  • Atlanta Mailers Working to Rebuild Local


Download: Sector News 9-2016 final2.pdf

Jun 02, 2016

In This Issue:

  • St. Louis Mailers Join CWA's Fight for $15
    • CWA on Strike at Verizon
    • Annual WestTab Council Regional Meeting Gives Union Locals Chance to Exchange Ideas, Prep for Future
    • Representative Reports


Download: Sector News 5-2016 lowres.pdf

Mar 10, 2016