It's Back: Comp Time Bill Moving in the House
The U.S. House could vote in the coming weeks on a bill that would replace our guaranteed overtime pay system with a new “comp time” alternative.
Members from District 4 Attend Los Mineros March
On February 19th, 2006, 65 miners perished in a mine explosion at the Grupo Mexico mine at Pasta de Conchos in the Mexican state of Coahuila.
Convention Sets Course for Expanding Health Care Workers Council
Some 300 health care delegates traveled to Las Vegas last week to join representatives from locals across North America for the union’s triennial constitutional convention.
USW Next Generation members participate in AFL-CIO YWAC meeting
Willis, Velez and Torkelson all sit on the AFL’s YWAC, which works on youth-oriented strategic initiatives and partnerships to help expand and strengthen the labor movement.
District Rapid Response Awards
At the recent USW International Convention, we took time to acknowledge the good work that locals and Districts are doing in Rapid Response.
Releases / Advisories
USW, Unite March in Solidarity with Mexican Steelworkers
Global Unions Mark 11th Anniversary of Deadly Police Attack
Investigation of Steel’s Importance to National Security Has Potential to Reenergize Domestic Production
“Steel is the backbone of our country, our infrastructure and our military. The President’s action today will reveal to policymakers in Washington what every American already knows: We must have a strong steel sector to be a strong country.
USW Supports Buy American/Hire American Executive Order
The United States has laws on the books that promote the utilization of domestic materials and equipment when federal tax dollars are expended for certain projects
The Oil Worker, Issue 34
The Oil Worker, Issue 34, April 3, 2017
USW@Work: Volume 12, Issue 1
In this edition: USW spotlight on Arconic in Davenport, Iowa; Trade updates in the Aluminum and Truck, Bus Tire industries; Triangle of Prevention saves jobs at 3M.
SOAR in Action - Spring 2017 Edition
Click here to download the Spring 2017 edition of SOAR in Action.
2011 Constitutional Convention Officers Report
In the days before the United Steelworkers' last Convention, unemployment was low in the United States and Canada. The countries' economies were humming. The United Steelworkers union was negotiating some of the best agreements ever with steelmakers.
The Toxic Truth - The White Paper
Deadly medicine. Poisoned pet food. Lead-laced toys and steel. These are just a few of the dangerous side effects of a toxic trade crisis that is not only killing jobs, but endangering our families, exploiting workers around the world and hurting the envi
The Oil Worker, Issue 33
The Oil Worker Issue 33, January 20, 2017
The Oil Worker, Issue 32
Issue 32 - Dec. 16, 2016
USW@Work: Volume 11, Issue 3
In this edition: 2016 Election; Made in American Spotlight of Veritas Steel; Merger with GMP; 2016 Conference Highlights