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Removal of Malaysia from Human Trafficking Blacklist: Statement By USW Pres. Leo W. Gerard

Leo W. Gerard, International President of the United Steelworkers (USW) issued the following statement today on the U.S. State Department's removal...

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USW Pres. Leo W. Gerard to Testify Against Lifting Oil Export Ban Before U.S. Senate Banking, Housing & Urban Affairs Committee; July 28, 2015, Tuesday; 9:30 am-12:00 Noon

Leo W. Gerard, International President of the United Steelworkers (USW) is testifying Tues., Jul. 28 before the U.S. Senate Banking, Housing and...

Jul 14, 2015, 11:48 ET
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USW Welcomes International Trade Commission Decision to Provide Relief from Unfairly Traded Chinese Tires

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement today after the International Trade Commission (ITC)...

Jun 30, 2015, 22:22 ET
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USW Offers to Remain at Work at ATI While Continuing to Bargain for a New Agreement

Late Tuesday evening, the United Steelworkers (USW) offered to continue working following the expiration of the current labor agreement with...

Jun 30, 2015, 12:01 ET
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USW Lauds Overtime Expansion Proposal

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement today on the Department of Labor proposal to expand...

Jun 26, 2015, 12:32 ET
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USW Lauds Supreme Court Decision in Marriage Equality Case

The United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard and International Vice President Fred Redmond issued the following statement...

Jun 25, 2015, 15:02 ET
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USW, Allies Lobby Swiss Government to Help End Sherwin Alumina Lockout

Members of United Steelworkers (USW) Local 235A in Corpus Christi traveled to Houston today to enlist the help of the Swiss government to pressure...

Jun 25, 2015, 11:28 ET
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USW Applauds Supreme Court Decision to Uphold Affordable Care Act Subsidies

The United Steelworkers (USW) union issued the following statement after the Supreme Court voted 6-3 in King v. Burwell to uphold subsidies in...

Jun 23, 2015, 15:52 ET
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USW Applauds Department of Commerce Announcement of Preliminary Countervailing Duty Margins on Uncoated Paper Imports from China and Indonesia

The United Steelworkers (USW) union issued the following statement after the U.S. Department of Commerce released information on its decision...

Jun 23, 2015, 13:53 ET
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USW Statement on U.S. Senate Vote: A Call for Fair Trade by Workers Echoes Globally

 Leo W. Gerard, International President of the United Steelworkers (USW) issued the following statement today after the U.S. Senate procedural...

Jun 18, 2015, 14:14 ET
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USW Condemns House of Representatives' Exploitation of Firefighters to Pass Fast Track

 United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard released the following statement today after the U.S. House passed by a vote...

Jun 14, 2015, 14:46 ET
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USW Urges Lawmakers on Fast Track 'Do-Over' to Not Flip Votes

 Leo W. Gerard, International President of the United Steelworkers (USW) issued the following statement today regarding the U.S. House vote on...

Jun 12, 2015, 17:48 ET
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USDOC Releases Tariff Rates for China Tire Imports

The U.S. Department of Commerce (USDOC) today announced the final antidumping and countervailing duty margins to set out the tariffs that will be...

Jun 10, 2015, 18:28 ET
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USW: A Vote to Improve Trade Law Does Not Justify a Vote for Fast Track

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard released the following statement today in anticipation of trade bill votes by the...

Jun 03, 2015, 15:51 ET
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USW Endorses U.S. Producers' Call for Antidumping and Countervailing Duties on Corrosion Resistant Steel

 The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the union fully supports antidumping and countervailing duty petitions filed concurrently with...

Jun 01, 2015, 18:27 ET
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Union Workers Demand Justice at ASARCO Headquarters

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that members of eight international unions marched and rallied for a fair contract at ASARCO, LLC's...

May 29, 2015, 15:26 ET
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NLRB Certifies USW Representation for Workers at Golden Dragon Copper

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has certified the union as the exclusive bargaining...

May 28, 2015, 11:35 ET
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MEDIA ADVISORY: U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez to Speak at A. Philip Randolph Institute Graduation Ceremony

U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez will join the A. Philip Randolph Institute this Friday at its job training program graduation ceremony. The...

May 22, 2015, 21:58 ET
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USW Blasts Senators Who Voted To Stifle Debate and Approve Fast Track

 United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard released the following statement today after the U.S. Senate voted to limit...

May 21, 2015, 10:14 ET
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USW Stands for Order in Chaos Created by Century Aluminum

The United Steelworkers (USW) today disputed allegations of picket line misconduct made by Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENX), which locked out the 565...