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Local 338 Annual Backpack Drive to "Help Kids Succeed"
Women of Steel at United Steelworkers Local Union 338 in Spokane Valley, WA., once again conducted their annual backpack drive. This year with their "Help Kids Succeed" campaign ... more
Don't Put Our Communities at Risk
Workers at Honeywell’s Works facility in Metropolis need your support in their efforts to protect the communities surrounding Metropolis and have the company do the right thing.
Memories of the 2014 International Convention
The 2014 International Convention was held for four days in Las Vegas, NV., but the effects of this event will be everlasting for many Steelworkers.
Chemical industry using TTIP 'to attack precautionary principle'
The chemical and pesticide industries are using the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) negotiations to attack the EU’s use of the precautionary principle, says an adviser to the Greens/EFA groups of MEPs.
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.
Continual In-Depth News Coverage
Writers from International Headquarters and the Canadian National Office worked throughout the Convention to provide Steelworkers and their families with in-depth stories.
Nina Turner and Mike Michaud Address Steelworkers
On the final day of the Convention, a past steelworker running for Governor in Maine and a fiery congresswoman from the state of Ohio address the delegates.
Ken Georgetti: Union Advantage Is Undeniable
Steelworkers praised one of their own Wednesday – former Canadian Labour Congress President Ken Georgetti, for leading the way in changing the public conversation about the vital role of unions in building a fair, prosperous and democratic society.
Strong Messages from Two Influential Speakers
On August 13, the third day on the Convention, the United Steelworker delegates were treated to two powerful men in politics.
Establishing Activism After Retirement
SOAR President Bill Pienta talks about how, in 1985, President Emeriti Lynn Williams established the Steelworkers Organization of Active Retirees (SOAR).
Declaration of Leo Gerard, International President, United Steelworkers
The United Steelworkers congratulate Napoleón Gómez Urrutia on receiving Canadian citizenship.
Senator Elizabeth Warren has our Backs
In her video address, Senator Warren reminded us of better times, times when unions were allowed to be powerful advocates for the working men and women.
College Athletes Stepped Up and were Supported by the USW
Ramogi Huma, President of the College Athletes Players Association (CAPA) talked about the courage of college players who stepped upto sign union cards.
Photos from the Convention and Events from Day 2
The Time is Ripe to Organize, Organize, Organize
Three stories of organizing and how workers benefited because of support from the United Steelworkers.
Steelworker Store – The Best Place to Shop in Vegas
For a great selection of Steelworker apparel, take a few minutes to visit the Steelworker Store. You can’t beat the quality and style of clothes and the unique USW items – all union made.
Next Generation in District 7 Participates in the Bud Billiken Back-to-School Parade
United Steelworkers in District 7 marched today in the annual “Bud Billiken Back to School Parade” in Chicago Illinois to support stop the violence on our children and to encourage people to vote in the elections.
Travel Information in Las Vegas
If you need a cab while in Las Vegas, United Steelworkers represent members at the following places
WOS at USW Local 13-228 Host a Back to School Fundraiser
The Women of Steel from United Steelworkers Local 13-228 in Beaumont, TX., collected donations for a Back to School fundraiser. They were overjoyed that they were able to collect a grand total of $3600.00.
Lockout at PTC Alliance Ends
On Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014, USW Local 3059 put an offer together designed to end the lockout at PTC Alliance plant in Alliance, OH. The USW local committee with their staff representative delivered it to the company.