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USW Local 8287 Wins Big ULP Charge
Despite all odds, the members at Local 8287 employed by the Kalkaska County Road Commission in Kalkaska, Michigan, had their ULP’s heard before a Michigan Administrative Law Judge.
A Day at Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom
District 10 United Steelworkers are inviting members to family event at Dorney Park and Wildwater Kingdom on Saturday, June 20, 2015.
February Edition of the District 2 NEWS
USW District 2 News is a quick-read newsletter published to keep members informed of recent events in the district. Members are encouraged in providing news articles or events to the editor.
Steelworker Talks to Students About Unions on Career Day
Wil Lynn, the United Steelworkers Unit Chairman at Local 10-74 for BASF in Monaca Pa., had the unique opportunity to speak to the 6th grade students at Hopewell Memorial Jr. high school on February 10, 2015.
District 2 Leadership Scholarship Applications for Class Year 2016
The USW Leadership Scholarship Program is designed for future leaders. It is not necessary for individuals to have held office in their local union. Applicants should have a desire to work towards building their Local and the USW.
Stay Informed with Fast Track Resources
Fast Track or Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) is a set of rules that ensure trade agreements, like the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), are sped through Congress with little debate and no amendment. If you oppose TPA, you should be informed of the issues.
Members at USW Local 7600 Help Brothers and Sisters on the Picket line
Acting President of United Steelworker (USW) Local Union 7600, Janis Thorn, presented USW Local 675 President Jim Norris with a check for $10,000 to assist members in the Unfair Labor Practice Strike against Tesoro.
USW Oil Workers Welcome International Allies
Members of USW Local 235A and a delegation of union allies from around the world joined striking USW oil workers on picket lines at refineries in the Houston area on Feb. 26th.
USW, International Guests Present ‘Award’ To Glencore
About 100 USW members and allies from unions from Texas and around the world visited the Houston offices of multinational corporation Glencore on February 26th to present the company with a silver medal in in recognition of its second-place finish ...
Letter to USW Oil Workers
As you know, we began our unfair labor practice strike on Feb. 1 at nine locations. Since then, we have expanded it to 15 locations and nearly 7,000 members. In the past few days, some companies have taken to writing letters to our members.
International Solidarity Shown to USW Local 235A Members at Sherwin Alumina Plant
Locked out members of USW Local 235A received international support from British, African and Australian workers who walked the picket line with them today.
Joint Statement from USW President Leo W. Gerard and NABTU President Sean McGarvey
There has been much confusion concerning the United Steelworkers (USW) negotiations with the refinery industry regarding the scope of our members' work.
Local 235A Sheds Light on Sherwin Safety Record in Newsletter
Download the latest edition of the "Straight Talk" Sherwin Alumina newsletter here.
Monday Morning Minute
Monday Morning Minute is a weekly electronic newsletter that reports on safety issues, collective bargaining in the paper sector, organizing, arbitrations, community work, political work, and labor history.
USW District 10 Day at Citizens Bank Park
USW members are invited to come out and support the Phillies on Saturday, June 27, 2015.
USW District 10 Day at PNC Park!
USW members are invited to come out and support the Pirates on Sunday, July 5, 2015.
Union and Family Values are USWMade
Brother Michael Billings is one of thousands of USW oil workers on an unfair labor practice strike against the oil industry, fighting for safe communities and workplaces.
USW Cares: Steelworkers Humanity Fund Contributes $5,000 to Flood Relief in Mozambique
The Steelworkers Humanity Fund is contributing $5,000 to Oxfam Canada to help families and communities recover from flooding in Mozambique.
Rick Smith Interviews USW Oil Workers Jim Savage and Norm Rogers
Progressive talk show host Rick Smith discusses the oil industry unfair labor practice strike with USW Local 10-1 President Jim Savage and USW Local 675 Negotiating Committee member Norm Rogers.
Safety is a Major Concern for the Men and Women Working in the Oil Industry
The Chemical Safety Board (CSB) is an independent federal agency charged with investigating industrial chemical accidents. Below are some of the videos produced by the CSB that highlight the dangers of working in this industry ...