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USW Cliffs Bargaining Committee Heads Home to Meet with Members; Bargaining will Continue
Our USW bargaining committee members are returning to their home locals this week to meet with members and discuss the status of our ongoing negotiations with Cliffs Natural Resources.
Negotiations with ArcelorMittal Resume
Our negotiating committee resumed face-to-face contract talks with ArcelorMittal management in Pittsburgh this week after meeting with our membership at many locations to provide detailed updates and answer questions ... more
American Workers Need Fair Trade, Not Empty Promises
USW International Secretary-Treasurer Stan Johnson and progressive talk show host Leslie Marshall this week discussed Chinese President Xi Jinping’s recent trip to the United States and the vague, empty promises he made about how China ... more
USW Negotiates 30-Day Extension with Cliffs, Agrees to Additional Bargaining Dates
Our USW bargaining committee has negotiated a 30-day extension of our current agreement with Cliffs Natural Resources beginning on Oct. 1, along with a rolling 48-hour extension if we go past those 30 days.
Union to vote on revised insurance proposal at W.Va. casino
Union workers at Mardi Gras Casino and Resort in Nitro plan to vote this week on a revised health insurance proposal.
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Meet some real picket line heroes!
More than 2,200 Steelworkers have been holding strong on the picket lines since August 15, when ATI locked out its unionized workforce.
Bargaining With U.S. Steel Resumes in Pittsburgh
After spending a few weeks gathering feedback from our brothers and sisters in our locals around the country, our USW bargaining committee returned to Pittsburgh on Monday, Sept. 28, to resume negotiations with U.S. Steel.
Steelworkers Rally for a Fair Contract at Cliffs Natural Resources
Hundreds of members and supporters of USW Locals 4950 and 4974 rallied in Negaunee, MI on Saturday to demand a fair contract for workers at Cliffs Natural Resources.
Ruling: USW Miners’ Rep Has Right to Enter Sherwin Plant
USW Local 235A won an important victory on Friday, Sept. 25, when Administrative Law Judge Thomas P. McCarthy ruled that the USW’s miners’ representative, Joe Guzman, has a legal right to enter the Sherwin Alumina plant during ... more
Contract Talks With Cliffs Proceeding Slowly
Over the past week, our USW bargaining committee met with Cliffs’ representatives at the top table and responded to the company’s comprehensive contract proposal.
Solidarity is Strong at All Locations as ULP Lockout at ATI Continues!
As the ULP Lockout at ATI continues into its second month, solidarity remains strong at all 12 locked-out locations.
Workers Uniting statement on breakthrough in Colombian peace talks
Workers Uniting, the 2 million member global union formed by UNITE the union and the United Steelworkers (USW), congratulates all parties in the Colombia peace process for the efforts that led to the historic handshake ... more
More Misleading Information from ATI Management
U.S. Steel Committee Returning to Pittsburgh
Our U.S. Steel bargaining committee members will be returning to Pittsburgh on Sept. 27 to meet with the company.
USW Next Generation helps register more than 2,000 voters
USW Next Generation activists from Ohio to Illinois to Texas helped more than 500 eligible voters get registered on Tuesday, September 22, as part of National Voter Registration Day (NVRD).
Faces of the TWU, USW National Local 1944
In December 2014, the United Steelworkers (USW) and the National Executive Council of the Telecommunications Workers Union (TWU) signed a historic merger joining the two unions.
USW Cares: USW Local 13-752L is Serving Their Community and Their Members
A project which began in late July finally came to close this month when United Steelworker Local 13-752L Women of Steel members handed out school supplies to over 150 children in Texarkana, AR.
USW Local 1123 Shows Support for Locked Out ATI Members
On September 20, United Steelworker members from Local 1123 in Canton, OH united with locked out brothers and sisters from Local 1046 in Louisville, OH. We were joined by many friends and family from locals in Akron and Wooster, OH.
Fighting Unfair Labor Practices in District 7
This video highlights the fight United Steelworker Local 2003 had with their employer Neo Industries. The steel service center's 22 employees went on strike in February, picketing in some of the harshest winter weather in recent memory ... more