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New Protections Make California Refineries, Communities Safer
United Steelworkers praises the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health for adopting this week the nation’s strongest Process Safety Management protections for oil refineries as recommended by the state’s Department of Industrial Relations.
USW Urges Prioritizing Workers in Renegotiation of NAFTA
Click here to read our statement on the renegotiation of NAFTA.
USW Challenges B&H Photo Video to Resolve Issues in Negotiations
Refutes Electronics Retailer’s Anti-Worker Smears
USW Opposes Nominees by Elliott Management for Arconic CEO and Board
The United Steelworkers (USW), which represents more than 4,700 Arconic employees at 11 locations, issued the following statement on the proxy fight by Elliott Management at Arconic.
USW Opposes AHCA, Urges Congress to Vote 'No'
United Steelworkers International President Leo W. Gerard today sent a letter to members of Congress urging them to vote “no” on the American Health Care Act. Click here for more.
USW: Trade Actions on Aluminum Need to Focus on Real Problem
Administration Must Address China and Other Countries that Break the Rules
USW, Unite March in Solidarity with Mexican Steelworkers
Global Unions Mark 11th Anniversary of Deadly Police Attack
Investigation of Steel’s Importance to National Security Has Potential to Reenergize Domestic Production
“Steel is the backbone of our country, our infrastructure and our military. The President’s action today will reveal to policymakers in Washington what every American already knows: We must have a strong steel sector to be a strong country.
USW Supports Buy American/Hire American Executive Order
The United States has laws on the books that promote the utilization of domestic materials and equipment when federal tax dollars are expended for certain projects
USW Condemns Administration’s Position on China’s Currency Policies; Trump Voters Expect Him to Keep His Promises
The United Steelworkers (USW) today issued the following statement from International President Leo W. Gerard regarding statements made by President Trump
USW Members Ratify Contract with Rio Tinto Kennecott Mine
Members of United Steelworkers (USW) Local 392 in Salt Lake City, Utah, ratified a new five-year contract with Rio Tinto, which owns and operates the Kennecott copper mining operation in Bingham Canyon, Utah.
America Cannot Afford More Broken Promises From China: Trump-Xi Summit Must Produce Concrete Results
The United Steelworkers (USW) issued the following statement today in conjunction with the release of an updated paper Chinese Steel Overcapacity
USW Strongly Supports New Initiatives that Target Violation of U.S. Trade Laws
Today’s announcement will hopefully help to strengthen American industry by cracking down on foreign trade law cheaters stealing American jobs and opportunity
USW Supports Government Review of China’s Non-Market Economy Status:
Facts Clearly Demonstrate that China Fails Statutory Test
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.