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USW Local Union 10-1 take part in Presidential Event
United Steelworkers Local Union 10-1 President Jim Savage and member Nancy Minor took part in President Obama's announcement that he is issuing a Presidential Memorandum to the Department of Labor ...
USW Next Generation Member Urges Gov. Cuomo to Invest in Green Energy in Western New York
Yesterday, at a press conference in New York City, Michael J Murphy, a Next Generation Coordinator with the United Steelworkers in District 4, urged Governor Cuomo to take a leadership role ...
Testimony of Anna Fendley, MPH of the United Steelworkers before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy
Anna Fendley from the USW Legislative Department testified March 12 before the Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy at a hearing on the “Chemicals in Commerce Act.”
Martinez: Tesoro workers injured in acid spill, second in a month
As Tesoro's Golden Eagle refinery dealt with the second acid spill in less than a month that required hospital treatment for workers, federal chemical safety officials said late Monday ...
March 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 newsletter editor.
60th Anniversary Celebration of Salt of the Earth
On Saturday, March 15, 2014 in Silver City, NM a group of workers and citizens will come together to celebrate the 60th anniversary of an American movie about workers called “Salt of the Earth.”
Eighth District 11 Conference
The Eighth Conference of District 11, United Steelworkers, will be held at the Millennium Hotel Minneapolis, 1313 Nicollet Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55403, on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, April 7-9, 2014.
USW District 12 Announces the 2014 Philip Murray Memorial Scholarships
United Steelworkers (USW) District 12 announced today the 2014 Philip Murray Memorial Scholarships for sons and daughters of active members in Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Hawaii.
USW Lauds Pittsburgh City Council for Support of College Faculty Unions
The United Steelworkers (USW) today lauded the work of Pittsburgh City Council after the body’s nine members unanimously endorsed the efforts of non-tenure-track faculty members at local colleges to form unions ... more
Our union has a proud history and is forged in tradition that we are all privileged to carry on. The past few years have been among the most exciting -- and the most challenging in our 70 plus years.
United Steelworkers Install International Executive Board and Directors
On March 1, 2014, over 1,000 United Steelworkers, family and friends gathered at the Station Square Hotel in Pittsburgh to enjoy a respected group of guest speakers address the top international officers and district directors ... more
Announcing the District 13 Council Meeting
The next District 13 Council Meeting is to be held on Friday, May 2 at the USW Local 620 Hall located at 2416 South Darla Avenue in Gonzales, Louisiana.
Congressman Keith Ellison Honored with the Wellstone Award
At the 2014 Rapid Response and Legislative Conference in Washington, D.C. in February, Congressman Keith Ellison, MN 5th District, was honored with the Wellstone Award ... more
USW Local 10-00086 Next Generation First February Pet Food Drive a Success
Congratulations to United Steelworkers Local 10-00086 Next Generation who just finished their first February Pet Food Drive. They plan to donate this pet food to Animal Care and Control Team of Philadelphia (ACCT.)
Noel “Duke” King retired USW member from Local 620 inducted into Louisiana AFL-CIO Hall of Fame
On February 24 2014 Brother King,(known by everyone as Duke) was inducted into the Louisiana AFL-CIO Hall of Fame.
Daughters of two USW members receive Scholarships at the Louisiana AFL-CIO conference
The Louisiana AFL-CIO annual conference held February 24-25 in Baton Rouge was attended by several USW members. During the conference four children of union members were awarded scholarships ...
The Very Rich Believe They are Victims
Progressive talk show host Leslie Marshall and United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard discussed a claim by a some of the top 1 % who feel they are being unfairly attacked and demonized.
USW Demands Safety Improvements at Tesoro
The United Steelworkers (USW) today demanded that management at Tesoro Corporation develop a comprehensive, cohesive safety program after an accident at the alkylation unit of its Golden Eagle refinery near Martinez, Cal ... more
Members of the United Steelworkers were outside the Mason County Courthouse on Thursday trying to bring attention to saving jobs at the Felman Plant in New Haven.
The Pentagon can now only buy American flags made in the U.S.
American flags purchased by the U.S. military must be completely made in America. As of Friday.