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USW Lauds Supreme Court Decision in Marriage Equality Case
The United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard and International Vice President Fred Redmond issued the following statement after the Supreme Court voted to ... more
District 4 Members Standing Up for ATI Workers
In a show of solidarity, Steelworker members came together in Lockport, New York to stand with ATI members for a fair contract.
Stronger Laws Would Protect Nurses From Back Injuries
Five out of eleven states studied that enacted laws to protect nurses from patient handling injuries saw a 7 to 29 percent reduction in those injuries, according to a new Public Citizen report (PDF), “Uplifting an Industry.”
Stop the Attack ASARCO-Grupo Mexico!
For two years ASARCO workers have fought to end inequality but management refuses to address the unions’ serious concerns and continues its unjust treatment of workers.
United Steelworkers, Constellium work together to eliminate health and safety hazards
The United Steelworkers’ comprehensive labor-management health and safety program was launched at Constellium Rolled Products in Ravenswood, W.V., last month.
Bad Trade Kills Jobs
USW Legislative Director Holly Hart and progressive talk show host Leslie Marshall this week discussed the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and the ways in which current trade legislation hurts American workers.
United Steelworkers Awarded 2015 Union Plus Scholarships
The Union Plus Scholarship Program has provided higher education support for working families for more than two decades and 2015 five students from United Steelworker families received awards.
District 1 Women of Steel Scholarships are Awarded
United Steelworkers District 1 Women of Steel Scholarship Committee met Thursday, June 18, 2015, to select the 2015 scholarship recipients.
"You and I" Civil RIghts
Our union is a reflection of the diverse racial and ethnic groups reflecting the population of the United States. We are committed to working towards full equality and civil rights ... more
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“I Believe I Can Fly” - Women of Steel Reach for New Heights
Takisha Kinchen inspired participants with her rendition of the R. Kelly song, “I Believe I can Fly,” to end a class at the District 4 Women of Steel Level 1 Leadership training.
Negotiating Committee Meets to Begin 2015 ArcelorMittal Bargaining - Update June 15
USW negotiating committee met in Pittsburgh this week to begin the process of negotiating new contracts on behalf of more than 13,000 hourly workers at 11 ArcelorMittal ...
United Steelworkers Postal Notification
The United States Postal Service has advised the United Steelworkers postal address shown below needs to be used to make sure that our mail is processed correctly.
AFL-CIO Young Worker Advisory Council Nominations Deadline Tomorrow
Nominations for the AFL-CIO YWAC are due Friday, June 12, 2015 by 8 p.m. to the office of the Secretary-Treasurer at the AFL-CIO headquarters.
2015 ArcelorMittal Negotiating Committee
Here is the USW negotiating committee who will be negotiating for the hourly workers at ArcelorMittal locations.
NEW VIDEO: 'I am an American refugee' because of failed trade like TPP
Former USW member Mike Lewis explains in this new video how failed trade policies like the TPP took his job and made him "an American refugee." Watch this heartbreaking video now then make a call to stop Fast Track!
USW Urges Senate to Keep Domestic Crude Oil Export Ban In Place
U.S. Senate Considers Amendment Approving Lifting of Domestic Crude Oil Export Ban
USW Local 3937 in Arizona Rally for a Fair Contract
United Steelworker members from Local Union 3937 in Phoenix, AZ, recently held an information rally to bring public attention to their effort to get a fair contract with Schuff Steel.
Toledo Refinery Workers OK New Contract with BP-Husky
About 320 members of United Steelworkers (USW) Local 346 will be returning to work at the BP-Husky oil refinery in Toledo after the union members approved a new four-year contract with management.
Global Network Formed to Fight Anti-union Behaviour at Huhtamäki
Unions from Huhtamäki plants around the world met in Helsinki on 1 June to establish a global trade union network. There are currently a number of disputes between the employer and workers ... more