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USW Fighting to Save Refinery Jobs
As USW Local 4-898 member Preston Scarberry from PBF Energy’s Delaware City Refinery
In Grim Times, Brazil Young Workers Take Charge of Future
Article published by Solidarity Center & written by Tula Connell
District 9 Awards 2017 Homer Wilson Scholarships
The Homer Wilson Scholarship Committee is pleased to announce the 2017 scholarship winners
USW Local 5 Bringing Labor and Community Together
USW Local 5 at the Tesoro oil refinery in Martinez, Calif. has done remarkable work
Florida Local’s Civil and Human Rights Committee Learns New Skills
USW Local 9 -00033, Palatka, Florida Civil and Human Rights Committee members learned new skills from District 9 Sub-Director and Civil & Human Rights Coordinator Tommy Wright.
Thank-You to Steelworkers at Convention for Activating National Service Project
Steelworkers receive thank-you from Children's Hospital for participating in the Jefferson Awards Foundation’s National LEAD 360 project.
From Acne to Heartburn to Rape, Health Care Bill "Pre-Existing Conditions" List Bad News
The list of "pre-existing conditions" that means most Americans would pay more for health care under the proposal passed by the House is jaw-dropping. Click here to read more.
USW Leads Fight for Safer Workplaces – on Workers Memorial Day and Beyond
Health, Safety and Environment Director Mike Wright and progressive talk show host Leslie Marshall last week discuss Workers Memorial Day and the union’s constant fight to prevent workplace illnesses, injuries and fatalities.
USW Cares: 2017 Jefferson Award Winners
The USW Jefferson Award winners are official!
USW Marks Workers Memorial Day
USW members, officers and staff mourned for their fallen brothers and sisters and vowed to continue to fight like hell for the living
It's Back: Comp Time Bill Moving in the House
The U.S. House could vote in the coming weeks on a bill that would replace our guaranteed overtime pay system with a new “comp time” alternative.
Members from District 4 Attend Los Mineros March
On February 19th, 2006, 65 miners perished in a mine explosion at the Grupo Mexico mine at Pasta de Conchos in the Mexican state of Coahuila.
Convention Sets Course for Expanding Health Care Workers Council
Some 300 health care delegates traveled to Las Vegas last week to join representatives from locals across North America for the union’s triennial constitutional convention.
USW Next Generation members participate in AFL-CIO YWAC meeting
Willis, Velez and Torkelson all sit on the AFL’s YWAC, which works on youth-oriented strategic initiatives and partnerships to help expand and strengthen the labor movement.
District Rapid Response Awards
At the recent USW International Convention, we took time to acknowledge the good work that locals and Districts are doing in Rapid Response.
AFL-CIO President Trumka Addresses USW Convention Delegation
The second day of the USW Convention opened with ALF-CIO President Rich Trumka addressing the over 3,000 delegates with a message of unity.
President Gerard opens convention with message of unity
President Gerard gave a keynote address to delegates and guests at the 2017 Constitutional Convention in which he encouraged members to return to our roots of unity and pledged to politicians in both countries that our support must be earned. More...
Convention Brings 3,000 USW Members, Allies to Las Vegas
Nearly 3,000 United Steelworkers (USW) local union leaders and allies from across the United States, Canada and the Caribbean will meet next week to chart the future course of the largest industrial union
Isaac Brooks, Jr. - USW District 7 PAC Contributor
Isaac contributes to PAC because PAC is the combined effort of all the locals, no just one...he's does it for the "bigger picture"
Trish Buckingham - USW District 7 PAC Contributor
Trish contributes to PAC because she sees how the working class is under attack...she wants to help be the change.