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Mar 27, 2015, 15:52 ET
United Steelworkers.

Statement by USW President Leo W. Gerard: Leader Harry Reid's Retirement Announcement

 Senator Reid has had a distinguished legacy advocating for the rights and interests of American working families. He has exhibited that...

Mar 27, 2015, 14:48 ET
United Steelworkers (USW)

USW Message to Congress: 'Enforcing lousy trade laws doesn't get you much to protect steel jobs. It's time to rewrite the trade laws'

Thomas M. Conway, International Vice President of the United Steelworkers (USW), yesterday raised the profile of how 5,500 laid-off steelworkers at...

Mar 27, 2015, 10:10 ET

USPTO To Host Second Annual IT Career Fair For Veterans

 The U.S. Commerce Department's United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) will host its second annual career fair for veterans with...

Mar 26, 2015, 17:15 ET

Statement by Captain Jay Heppner Chairman, United Master Executive Council Air Line Pilots Association Regarding the Tragedy of Germanwings Flight 9525

"The tragedy of Germanwings Flight 9525 has touched all of us in the aviation industry. Any aviation event that involves the loss of lives has...

Mar 26, 2015, 12:23 ET

U. S. Steel President and CEO Mario Longhi and Steel Industry Leaders Press Congress to Enforce Fair Trade Practices

 Today, United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) President and CEO Mario Longhi joined fellow steel industry leaders in pressing Congress...

Mar 26, 2015, 12:15 ET

United Security Bancshares Declares Stock Dividend

 Dennis R. Woods, President and Chief Executive Officer of United Security Bancshares ( (Nasdaq: UBFO),...

Mar 26, 2015, 09:51 ET
United Steelworkers.

USW Praises Federal Loan to Fund Expansion of Alcoa's Tennessee Factory

The United Steelworkers (USW) union today expressed support for a U.S. Department of Energy loan to Alcoa Inc. to help the company expand a...

Mar 26, 2015, 09:15 ET
United Spinal Association

United Spinal Association's Advocacy Alliance Strengthens Voice of Wheelchair Users to Create Policy Change

 United Spinal Association, the single, largest membership organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with spinal cord injuries...

Mar 25, 2015, 18:35 ET

United Launch Alliance Successfully Launches Second Mission in Less than Two Weeks

 A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta IV rocket successfully launched the ninth Global Positioning System (GPS) IIF satellite for the U.S. Air...

Mar 25, 2015, 15:07 ET

Black-led Nonprofits Threatened: Increased Demands, Insufficient Resources

 As demands increase on Black-led nonprofit organizations to provide vital help to low-and-moderate-income communities, the resources and...

Mar 25, 2015, 14:33 ET

United Way Alternative Spring Break Group Brings Social Impact to Washington, D.C. and Campuses Around the Country

United Way Worldwide recently partnered with Kimberly-Clark's U by Kotex® Brand to host an Alternative Spring Break program in Washington,...

Mar 25, 2015, 10:26 ET

United States Steel Issues Statement Regarding OSHA Citations

Today United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) issued the following statement in response to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration...

Mar 25, 2015, 10:00 ET

Celebrating Two Years of Great Quality Care for Children in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb!

The Wayne-Oakland -Macomb Resource Center of United Way for Southeastern Michigan thanks and congratulates the 196 child care providers In Wayne,...

Mar 25, 2015, 09:00 ET

U. S. Steel To Consolidate Flat-Rolled Operations

 United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) announced today it will consolidate its North American Flat-Rolled operations and temporarily idle...

Mar 24, 2015, 16:48 ET
United Steelworkers.

USW, Steel Industry Leaders Testifying on Unfair Imports Crisis Impact on Employment, Other Federal Policies

Thomas M. Conway, International Vice President of the United Steelworkers (USW), will be joining steel company CEOs, and steel industry...

Mar 24, 2015, 15:40 ET

Congressional Gold Medal Presented to Jack Nicklaus

 World-renowned golfer Jack Nicklaus received the Congressional Gold Medal today during a ceremony at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. The medal...

Mar 23, 2015, 15:51 ET
United Steelworkers.

USW Reaches Tentative Agreement with Honeywell

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the union has reached a tentative agreement on a new, three-year contract with Honeywell Corp.,...

Mar 20, 2015, 14:07 ET
Export-Import Bank of the U.S. (Ex-Im Bank)

Export-Import Bank Small Business Success: Semi-Bulk Systems of Fenton, Mo.

Semi-Bulk Systems (SBS) is a manufacturer of modular engineered process solutions involving dry ingredient handling and dry and liquid mixing...

Mar 20, 2015, 13:00 ET
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United Fund Advisors Expands New York Presence

 United Fund Advisors (UFA) announced today that it is expanding its presence in New York City with the opening of a new office and the...

Mar 19, 2015, 11:28 ET

U. S. Steel Announces Construction Of Electric Arc Furnace And Tubular Products Coupling Facility In Jefferson County, Alabama

United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) is pleased to announce two capital investment projects valued at a total of $277.5 million.  The...