Democracy in our ranks

As CWA members, we belong to a local union located where we live and work.

The work of our local unions is determined by us, CWA members. Local union programs and services are led and coordinated by our local union officers who we elect.

As CWA members, we elect local union delegates to our union's national convention. The delegates we elect form our union's highest governing body. The CWA convention has the final authority over our union's budget, policies, programs, and dues structure.

 Our union's top international officers — president and secretary-treasurer — are elected by delegates who we elect to represent us. They serve on CWA's executive board along with fifteen regional/sector officers, and four at-large members who are local officers

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