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USW Confirms USDOC Final Duties on Cold-Rolled Steel
Anti-dumping & subsidy orders placed on imports from five countries.
USW Announces Settlement of OSHA Injury Reporting Case against U.S. Steel
The United Steelworkers (USW) today announced a settlement in the federal court case brought by the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) against United States Steel (USS). The USW was an intervenor in the case. (Perez v. USS, Civil No. 1:16-92-RGA)
Pence Selection Reveals Trump’s Anti-Worker Agenda
The United Steelworkers (USW) today issued the following statement from International President Leo W. Gerard after Donald Trump announced his selection of Indiana Gov. Mike Pence to be his running mate in the 2016 Presidential election:
USW Lauds USTR Enforcement Action to End China Limiting Raw Materials
International President Leo W. Gerard released the following statement hailing the United States Trade Representative (USTR) initiation of action to force China to abide by its World Trade Organization (WTO) commitments.
Unions Representing Healthcare Workers Petition for Workplace Safety
Yesterday, a coalition of unions—including the AFL-CIO and the United Steelworkers—petitioned the U.S. Department of Labor to promulgate a comprehensive workplace violence prevention standard to protect all workers in healthcare and social services.
Europtec Illegally Locks Out USW Members in Clarksburg
The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that Europtec USA, Inc. illegally locked out 28 members of Local 567 at the company’s glass processing facility in Clarksburg this morning.
USW Mourns Recent Killings
A statement from USW International President Leo W. Gerard in response to the horrific shootings that occurred in recent days in Baton Rouge, La., Falcon Heights, Minn., and Dallas.
USW Welcomes Affirmative Preliminary Countervailing Duty Determination on Truck, Bus Tires from China
Click here to read our release on today's U.S. Department of Commerce affirmative preliminary countervailing duty determination on truck and bus tire imports from China for trade petitions filed Jan. 29.
ITC Vote Will Trigger Relief to Steelworkers Making Cold-Rolled Steel Flat Products
Click here to read the USW's statement released today after the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) unanimously voted that dumped and subsidized cold-rolled steel flat products from China and Japan were injuring domestic producers and workers.
United Steelworkers, Sierra Club Unite in Call for Infrastructure Investment, New Framework for International Trade in Democratic Platform
The United Steelworkers (USW) and the Sierra Club today jointly recommended that bold investments in the nation’s infrastructure and a new framework for international trade be made central to the Democratic Party’s platform.
USW Member Wins National Jefferson Award for Helping Domestic Violence Survivors
Woman of Steel from Texas Takes Top Volunteer Honor
MEDIA ADVISORY: USW to Rally for Fair Contract with Express Scripts
Members of the United Steelworkers (USW) union and their allies will hold a rally at 10 a.m. Wednesday to call on Express Scripts to bargain a fair contract.
USW Expresses Condolences for Orlando Shooting Victims, Families and Community
“We express our deepest condolences for everyone affected by the deadly shooting that occurred in Orlando, including the victims, their families, the police force and the medical professionals."
USW Endorses Hillary Clinton
The USW, in conjunction with the Utility Workers Union of America and the Glass Molders, Pottery, Plastics & Allied Workers International Union, issued the following statement today endorsing Hillary Clinton for President of the United States
USW Medical Professionals Ratify First Contract with LSCHC
First Physicians in USW and First Unionized Doctors in Minnesota
USW Reacts to G-7 Pledge for Action on Global Steel Overcapacity
Warns China on Empty Promises Leading to Empty U.S. Factories
USW: ITC Decision to Proceed with Steel Trade Case to Sanction Chinese Unfair and Illegal Practices Could Provide Significant Relief
United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement
USW Fight for Domestic Jobs Continues
Additional efforts this week included the USW testifying before the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC)
USW Lauds ITC Decision on Steel Cut-to-Length Plate
Click here to read President Gerard's statement on the U.S. International Trade Commission's vote on steel cut-to-length plate.
USW Blasts Trump’s Posture as a Worker-Friendly Candidate
Attempts by Donald Trump to cast himself as worker-friendly should be taken in the context of a candidate opposed to raising the minimum wage and refusing to bargain with his own employees.