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USW Stands for Order in Chaos Created by Century Aluminum
The United Steelworkers (USW) today disputed allegations of picket line misconduct made by Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENQ), which locked out the 565 members of Local 9423 from their jobs at the company's Hawesville,
Call for the District 4 Education Conference
The District 4 Education Conference will again be held at Caesars in Atlantic City from Tuesday, August 18 through Friday, August 21, 2015.
North American unions support striking Peruvian miners
Unions in the United States, Mexico and Canada offered support on Monday for Peruvian miners who have launched a strike to protest outsourcing and moves to slash pay and benefits.
WNYLaborToday.com - Your On-Line Labor Newspaper
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USW will continue to pursue ULP case
The USW, on behalf of the 450 locked-out members of Local 235A, will continue to vigorously pursue our Unfair Labor Practice (ULP) case against Sherwin Alumina with the National Labor Relations Board.
Labor Comes Together in Alabama to Say NO FAST TRACK
Members from UMWA, CWA, AFT, Railroad Workers, and Alabama AFL-CIO President joins United Steelworker District 9 members for a NO FAST TRACK Rally in downtown Birmingham, AL.
USW Cares: United Way of Central Massachusetts Honors USW Local 2285
USW Local 2285 Community Services Committee is honored at the United Way of Central Massachusetts 95 annual community celebration with the Labor Community Services hero award.
Steelworkers demand that Congressman Richmond stand up for the workers in Louisiana’s 2nd District
On Thursday May 7th, Steelworkers from several Locals in the New Orleans area, (including Locals 620,750, 5702 and 13-447), met with Congressman Cedric Richmond’s staff on our Unions opposition to Fast Track, (TPA).
Coast to coast, Steelworker activists are letting Congress know Fast Track is wrong
From coast to coast, Steelworkers are participating in rallies, meetings, forums, roundtables and marches to let Congress know that Fast Track is the wrong way to deal with trade policy.
District 12 activists stand in solidarity with workers fighting for a union
On Wednesday, May 13, 2015, District 12 members joined more than 50 activists at the Chipotle shareholders meeting.
USW will appeal NLRB regional director's decision
Members Deliver Message to Glencore: End the Lockout Now!
Members of USW Local 235A, along with allies from other industrial unions from around the world, traveled to Switzerland this week to deliver a message to shareholders of Glencore, Sherwin’s corporate owners: “End the lockout now!”
Steelworkers React when Called into Action
We’ll never know when our training will be tested and we will be called to address a situation but that’s exactly what happened when volunteer firefighter and EMT Joe Hirsh sprung into action to help a woman struck by a car.
Higher Nurse-to-Patient Ratio Law Improves Nurse Injury Rates by One-Third
California is the only state with a law governing minimum nurse-to-patient staffing ratios. The ratios vary depending on the type of hospital service but are in the range of one nurse for every five patients.
USW Workers in District 10 Highlight their Concerns with Fast Track on May Day
May Day was celebrated this past Friday through the streets of Downtown Pittsburgh to recognize the struggles of working men, women and students and Steelworkers in District 10 were there to show their displeasure with Fast Track legislation.
Trying to Make a Hard Sell on TPP using Nike
On the May 6 Podcast, Ed was joined by United Steelworkers International President Leo Gerard to talk about the latest on Fast Track and the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
Washington May Not Work, but the Government Does—Thanks to Workers
Federal, state, county and local public employees are, says President Barack Obama in a proclamation honoring Public Service Recognition Week, “scientists and teachers, social workers and first responders ... more
SOAR and USW Members Discuss Trade Issues with Congressman Polis
On May 4, a delegation of Steelworkers sat down over lunch at Beau Jo’s Pizza in Boulder, Colorado with Congressman Jared Polis (CO-2) to discuss Fast Track, trade, and other labor-related issues
Bad Trade has Shelved Our Plans for a Home and New Car
Autopsy-style politics is being used now to prove injury in trade cases instead of preventative style politics. Doing nothing is damaging my future.
Daughter of USW Member Recognized with a Jefferson Award
Here’s a true Next Generation of Steelworkers story: 10-year old Kadence Simko, daughter of Mark Simko from United Steelworkers Local Union 1219 was presented with a Jefferson Award medallion on May 4 ... more