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USW Endorses Trade Circumvention Cases: “Our Market is Under Attack”
United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard's statement today on the filing of new trade circumvention cases at the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC).
Katie McGinty tags Sen. Pat Toomey during Bethlehem union hall visit
Democrat Katie McGinty continued her attack on Republican Pat Toomey's economic policy during a Lehigh Valley visit Tuesday, calling him arrogant and out of touch.
Labor Leaders and Allies: Donald Trump Not Welcome in Pittsburgh
As Donald Trump visits Pittsburgh on Thursday, labor leaders, working people, and allies will host a press conference to tell Trump that Pittsburgh is a union town, and he’s not welcome.
USW, Allies to Host Town Hall Meeting: Trans-Pacific Partnership Wrong for Workers in Delaware County
The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that union workers and retirees will join elected officials and community leaders for the third in a series of town hall meetings
USW: Europtec’s Liability for Back Wages Passes $200,000 Ten Weeks into Illegal Clarksburg Lockout
The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the illegal lockout at Europtec USA, Inc.’s Clarksburg glass processing plant could cost the company more than $200,000 in back wages
Steelworkers Ratify Agreement with Republic Steel
The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that its members have ratified a new, three year contract with Republic Steel that will set the terms and conditions of employment for about 1,000 hourly production, maintenance, office and technical workers.
Steelworkers Endorse U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan for Re-election
The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the union has endorsed U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan for re-election to continue fighting for working families in Minnesota’s Eighth Congressional District.
USW Calls for Strict Review of Attempts by Chinese-linked Firm to Buy Aleris
America’s National and Economic Security at Risk
Final Duties on Hot & Cold-Rolled Steel Imports Now Apply
USW says G-20 Statement on Global Steel Over-Capacity Inadequate
Duke University Study Details China’s Role in Fueling International Crisis in Steel; Need for Immediate Action
The Duke University study highlights how the exploding expansion of China’s steel sector has fueled the international steel crisis.
USDOC Affirms AD Duties on Chinese Bus and Truck Tires
USW petition filing involves $1.07 billion value of 2015 import volume
USW Calls on Novelis to Drop Legal Challenges, Bargain Contract
NLRB Upholds Judge’s Ruling that Company Violated Workers’ Rights
NLRB Calls Lockout of USW Members at Europtec in Clarksburg Illegal
The 28 members of USW Local 567, employed at the company’s glass processing facility in Clarksburg, W. Va., are now owed back-pay from July 11 forward until Europtec returns them to work.
Steelworkers Announce Tentative Agreement with Cliffs Natural Resources
The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the union reached tentative agreement on a new contract with Cliffs Natural Resources on behalf of about 2,000 members of four local unions at the company’s U.S. iron ore mines.
USDOC Determination Disappointing for OTR Tires from India
USW will persist in dumping trade case for 2,500 U.S. tire workers.
GMP Approves Merger with USW
The Glass, Molders, Pottery, Plastics & Allied Workers International Union (GMPIU) overwhelmingly approved a merger with the United Steelworkers (USW) at its 75th quadrennial convention, both unions announced today.
Ruling levels playing field for USW members, companies in steel industry
Click here to read the USW's statement on the final duties set on hot-rolled steel imports by the U.S. Department of Commerce.
USW Denounces Treatment of Soldier’s Mother by Trump
Leo W. Gerard issued the following condemnation of Donald Trump for his public treatment of the Muslim American parents of Captain Humayan S.M. Kahn.
USW Responds to Sherwin Announcement of Shutdown
The United Steelworkers (USW) union issued a statement from USW District 13 Director Ruben Garza in response to Sherwin Alumina’s announcement today that it will shut down its plant in Gregory, Texas.
Workers at Novelis Testify to United Nations Official: U.S. Labor Laws Negatively Impact the Right to Organize and Bargain Collectively
Workers seeking USW representation at Novelis this month provided testimony to Maina Kiai, the U.N.’s Special Rapporteur tasked with visiting various countries and evaluating their citizens’ rights to peacefully assemble and form associations.