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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