November 27, 2013
Walmart’s Business Model Pushes Wages Down; Increases Reliance on Public Assistance
Progressive talk show host Leslie Marshall and USW International Vice President of Human Affairs Fred Redmond discussed low-wage workers, food drives for employees and rising inequality.
November 21, 2013
Kentucky Dairy Closes After More Than 80 Years
More than 100 USW members are unemployed after the Goldenrod Dairy in Madisonville, Ky., closed its doors after more than 80 years. The factory, about 150 miles southwest of Louisville, produced and distributed milk and juice for sale at area retailers.
November 15, 2013
National Labor College Closing
The National Labor College (NLC), which has offered training and education to thousands of union members across the United States since 1969, announced plans this week to close the school.
November 06, 2013
USW Local Presidents Claim top Honors at Kentucky State AFL-CIO Convention
A pair of United Steelworker (USW) local presidents claimed two top honors at the just-concluded 30th biennial Kentucky State AFL-CIO convention in Louisville.
October 29, 2013
A Common Sense Choice for Working Families in Virginia
USW International President Leo W. Gerard joined Former President Bill Clinton and gubernatorial candidate McAuliffe at Y.H. Thomas Community Center in Hampton to discuss the importance of voting in this election and the clear choice facing Virginia voters ... more
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April 21, 2009
District 8 Organizing Coordinators
None of the information below will be disclosed to anyone outside the union. You can contact United Steelworker District 8 Organizing Coordinators by calling the numbers below during working hours, and after hours if you leave your name and number someone will return your call.
June 12, 2009
The United Steelworkers, AFL-CIO-CLC, is your opportunity for a change. By organizing with the USW, you become part of an organization that brings with its over 850,000 members.
October 16, 2009
Why Should I Join A Union?
Having a Union in your workplace is the most beneficial thing you can do to secure your future and the future of your family! Read more to find out why.
October 28, 2009
Frequently Asked Questions and Answers About Forming a Union
Some questions are answered dealing with forming a new local union. What will be in our first union contract? Membership dues. When do we begin paying? How much are they?
October 28, 2009
Summary of the National Labor Relations Act
It is in the national interest of the United States to maintain full production in its economy. Industrial strife among employees, employers, and labor organizations interferes with full production and is contrary to our national interest. Experience has shown that labor disputes can be lessened if the parties involved recognize the legitimate rights of each in their relations with one another.
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