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USW Cares: Adopt-A-Child Program Gives More Than Expected
Thanks to the wonderful work from the District 13 Office, the District Women of Steel and union members across the district, members and their children from Local 235A in Corpse Christi, TX. were able to enjoy a bit of Christmas
USW Cares: Cookies for Kids
This past summer United Way for solicited United Steelworker Local Union 3657 for a donation for an annual picnic for children with special needs to be held in Indiana.
Urgent Action Needed in Closing Wealth Gap
USW International President Leo W. Gerard and progressive talk show host Leslie Marshall this week discussed President Obama’s State of the Union address and his call to remedy the rapidly expanding wealth gap.
The Oil Worker, Issue 24
In this Edition: Expect Tough Bargaining Ahead for 2015 National Oil Bargaining Pattern Agreement ... more
USW Cares: Steelworkers donate $114,000 to United Way
The employees at Steel of West Virginia, Inc., with the support of USW Local 37, helped the United Way of the River Cities move one step closer to its $1.2 million fundraising goal, which will allow the organization to help 30,000 people in the community.
National Survey on Black Women's Labor Union Organizing and Leadership Experiences
The Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) is conducting a national survey of black women rank-and-file union members, organizers, leaders, and worker's rights activists to learn more about their experiences in the labor movement.
January 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.
#USWMade: From Rolled Steel to Rolled Paper
Our union is proud to represent 1.2 million active and retired workers in a variety of fields, workers who manufacture and do a whole bunch of interesting things, from making steel to making spiced rum, from digging graves to ... more
Say “NO” to Fast Track
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, no amendment and no real chance for the public to have a say.
USW Cares: USW Members in Mercer Give Back to Their Area
Members of United Steelworker Local 1016 and all employees at NLMK Pennsylvania should be proud of their efforts to give back to their community.
Tell Us What Members of Your Local Make or Do!
Members of the United Steelworkers do wonderful work and make awesome things – from steel to spiced rum. In fact, newly organized members of USW Local 8526 in St. Croix, Virgin Islands, make Captain Morgan’s Spiced Rum.
USW District 9 Pulp and Paper Mill Conference
The United Steelworkers District 9 Pulp and Paper Mill Conference is scheduled to be held November 2-3, 2015 at the Hilton Sandestin, 4000 Sandestin Boulevard South, Destin, FL 32550.
Brotherhood Outdoors Season 7 Sizzle
Get ready for another action-packed season of the Union Sportsmen's Alliance's union-dedicated TV show, Brotherhood Outdoors, exclusively on Sportsman Channel.
Fast Track is Back!
Things are heating up quickly. Last year, we were successful in pushing back against Fast Track legislation - once in the early spring then again in the lame duck session in late 2014. Right now, we need to work even harder.
Solidarity Across State Lines
On Saturday January 10, District 13 activists converged on the Marathon Garyville Refinery in Louisiana in support of National Oil Bargaining and upcoming negotiations.
USW Charges Sherwin Alumina with Unlawful Lockout
The United Steelworkers (USW) union filed unfair labor practice charges with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) in response to Sherwin Alumina’s nearly three-month lockout of 450 workers at its Gregory facility.
USW Charges Sherwin with Unlawful Lockout
USW Local 235A has filed unfair labor practice charges with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) in response to Sherwin’s three-month lockout of our hard-working members.
USW Cares: USW Local 158 Continues a Tradition for over 50 Years
Since the early 1960's, United Steelworkers Local 158 in Kittanning, PA, has hosted a party for all children and grandchildren of members. And, the special guest just happens to be Santa.
USW Cares: USW Local 486G Demonstrates Concern for a Better Community
Local 486G of District 9 located in Winder, Georgia is proactive relative to the community and works hard to demonstrate to the community our members concern for a better community.
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.