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USW Endorses Phil Murphy for New Jersey Governor
The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the union has endorsed Phil Murphy in his campaign to become the next governor of New Jersey.
ITC Votes to Extend Relief on Aluminum Extrusions from China
USW President Leo W. Gerard issued a statement today after the U.S. International Trade Commission voted unanimously to extend existing antidumping and countervailing duty orders on aluminum extrusions from China. Click here to read it.
USW Backs Trade Petitions Against Chinese Aluminum Foil
The USW stands in strong support of the Aluminum Association’s effort to combat Chinese dumping and subsidization of aluminum foil exports to the United States.
USW Marks International Women’s Day, Affirms Commitment to Equal Rights
The following statement was released today by United Steelworkers International President Leo W. Gerard in recognition of International Women’s Day.
NLRB Approves $7.33 Million Settlement in Carey Salt Back Pay Case
National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) officials have approved a settlement between the United Steelworkers (USW) and Compass Minerals Louisiana, Inc., formerly known as Carey Salt Co., bringing to an end a dispute that dates to 2010.
ITC Denies Relief to USW Members Making Truck and Bus Tires Despite Chinese Dumping and Subsidies
The United Steelworkers (USW) released the following statement today after the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), by a vote of 3 to 2, denied relief from dumped and subsidized Chinese truck and bus tires to workers.
USW Marks Anniversary of Mine Disaster that Killed 65
The United Steelworkers (USW) union released the following statement today from USW International President Leo W. Gerard marking the anniversary of the 2006 Pasta de Conchos mine disaster that killed 65 people.
USW Lauds Bipartisan Effort to Defeat New Hampshire “Right-to-Work”
The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the union is gratified that House members in New Hampshire soundly defeated so-called “right-to-work” legislation
USW Secures Funding from Century Aluminum for Retiree Benefits in Ravenswood, W.Va.
Today, we announced that Century Aluminum of West Virginia has agreed to end years of litigation and fund health care benefits for retirees of its closed aluminum smelter in Ravenswood, W.Va. Click here for more.
Decision by International Trade Commission Will Help Restore Fair Pricing for Off-Road Tires
Click here to read our statement on today's International Trade Commission ruling on fair pricing for off-road tires.
Honoring Black History Month
Click here to read our Black History Month statement.
Trade deficit with China caused 3.4 million lost jobs: new report
Click here to read USW International President Leo W. Gerard's statement on the Economic Policy Institute's study outlining the jobs lost from the U.S.-China trade deficit.
Workers Uniting Statement on Meeting of Trump, May
Click here for the Workers Uniting Statement on the meeting of British Prime Minister May and President Trump.
USW Calls Senate Democratic Infrastructure Plan a Bold Approach to Rebuild America’s Crumbling Infrastructure
The United Steelworkers released the following statement on today’s announcement by Senate Democrats of their Blueprint to Rebuild America’s Infrastructure. The plan is estimated to create over 15 million new jobs.
USW Welcomes Commerce Department Ruling Imposing Duties on Truck, Bus Tires from China
The United Steelworkers (USW) union today welcomed the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) announcement of its affirmative final determinations on antidumping and countervailing duty
USW Condemns B&H Photo Video’s Proposed Brooklyn Warehouse Closures
NLRB Charges Allege Retailer Seeks to Avoid Bargaining Obligation
USW Commends Trump Decision to Withdraw from the TPP; Anticipates Further Action
United Steelworkers International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement today after President Trump announced he would permanently withdraw from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)
USW Supports Announcement of USTR Action to Address Chinese Aluminum Overcapacity: China’s Free Ride Needs to End
“USTR’s request for consultations is intended to eliminate the devastating effects China’s actions to dominate world aluminum production have created for its competitors,”
USW Salutes Gov. Cuomo’s “Buy American” Procurement Initiative Reforms Will Bolster Manufacturing, Save and Create Thousands of Jobs
The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the union strongly supports New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s proposed “Buy American” policy for all new state procurements over $100,000
USW Applauds OSHA Release of Beryllium Standard
The United Steelworkers (USW) today praised the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for the release of the final rule for occupational exposure to beryllium