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2023 CWA Convention

Date: July 14, 2023

Earlier this week, CWA Union leaders from across the world attended the 79th Annual CWA Convention in St. Louis, Missouri.

Those in attendance heard inspiring speeches, attended workshops to share knowledge and sharpen their skills, and voted as a body of delegates to pass a number of resolutions and amendments to the CWA’s constitution.

In an historic election, Claude Cummings Jr. was elected as president of the Communications Workers of America by delegates to the Union’s 79th convention and Ameenah Salaam was elected Secretary-Treasurer. Cummings is the first Black man elected as CWA President. Salaam, who was elected by acclamation, is the first Black woman to serve as Secretary-Treasurer.

More information about Claude Cummings Jr.

More information about Ameenah Salaam.

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