News from united steelworkers (usw) A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Nov 21, 2014, 10:20 ET
United Steelworkers

USW: Power Outage at Sherwin Plant Raises Safety Concerns

 The United Steelworkers (USW) union is calling on Sherwin Alumina to release more details to the public after an electrical power outage at...

Nov 20, 2014, 18:00 ET
United Steelworkers.

USW Lauds Action Proposed by President Obama to Mend Immigration System

 United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement today regarding President Obama's address to...

Nov 19, 2014, 16:26 ET
United Steelworkers

USW, Allies Rally in Houston, Call for End to Sherwin Lockout

More than 150 Sherwin Alumina workers along with allies from across south Texas rallied on Wednesday outside the Houston offices of Sherwin's...

Nov 14, 2014, 09:00 ET
United Steelworkers

Media Advisory: Workers to Rally in Houston, Call for End to Sherwin Alumina Lockout

More than 100 Sherwin Alumina workers and allies from across south Texas will join together for a rally outside the office of Sherwin's parent...

Nov 10, 2014, 16:02 ET
United Steelworkers.

USW Charges Honeywell with Illegally Locking Out its Workers

The United Steelworkers (USW) and USW Local 7-669 filed unfair labor practice charges with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) on Nov. 10,...

Nov 03, 2014, 06:00 ET
United Steelworkers.

Rally Supports Candidate Standing Strong on Issues Most Important for Working Families

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard, USW members and other labor advocates will rally in support of gubernatorial...

Oct 31, 2014, 16:09 ET
United Steelworkers.

USW Oil Conference Delegates Develop Proposals for National Oil Bargaining Policy

United Steelworkers (USW) members attending the National Oil Bargaining conference here this week developed bargaining proposals  that will go...

Oct 31, 2014, 10:11 ET
United Steelworkers.

Saturday Rally Supports Candidates Standing Strong on Issues Most Important for Working Families

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard, USW members and other labor advocates will rally in support gubernatorial...

Oct 29, 2014, 06:25 ET
United Steelworkers.

GOTV Rally Today Supports Candidates Standing Strong on Issues Most Important for Working Families

 United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard, USW members and other labor advocates will rally in support of gubernatorial...

Oct 28, 2014, 16:05 ET
United Steelworkers.

Rally Supports Candidates Standing Strong on Issues Most Important for Working Families

 United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard, USW members and other labor advocates will rally in support of gubernatorial...

Oct 28, 2014, 09:45 ET
United Steelworkers.

USW: Contractor-Installed Equipment Involved in Suspected Major Leak at Honeywell Plant

The United Steelworkers (USW) union is calling for an investigation after photos and videos taken Sunday evening showed suspected hazardous gas...

Oct 27, 2014, 16:36 ET
United Steelworkers.

Statement by Leo Gerard, USW President: Advanced Manufacturing Partnership (AMP) Report Released by a White House Steering Committee

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard, issued the following statement today upon release by the White House of the...

Oct 27, 2014, 11:29 ET
United Steelworkers. (PRNewsFoto/United Steelworkers)

Rally Supports Candidates Standing Strong on Issues Most Important for Working Families

 United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard, USW members and other labor advocates will rally in support of senatorial...

Oct 23, 2014, 14:20 ET
United Steelworkers.

USW Joins Petition for Duties on Welded API Line Pipe Imports

 The United Steelworkers (USW) union has joined a petition calling on the U.S. Commerce Department (DOC) and International Trade Commission...

Oct 10, 2014, 12:05 ET
United Steelworkers. (PRNewsFoto/United Steelworkers)

USW Paper Workers Ratify First Master Agreement with RockTenn

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that members of 61 local unions at RockTenn facilities across the country voted by a large margin to...

Sep 25, 2014, 18:45 ET
United Steelworkers. (PRNewsFoto/United Steelworkers)

USW Nuke Energy Workers Take Dispute to Honeywell Corp.

Leaders of United Steelworkers (USW) Local 7-669 were on the streets of the nation's capital to give voice to their issues in the lockout of 150...

Sep 23, 2014, 14:25 ET
United Steelworkers. (PRNewsFoto/United Steelworkers)

Media Advisory: USW Members to Welcome Sen. Booker to N.J. Steel Mills

 Members of the United Steelworkers (USW) will play host to U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., on Wednesday, Sept. 24, when he tours their...

Sep 22, 2014, 07:00 ET

It's Big, It's Organized by Steelworkers and It's Coming to Sault Ste. Marie Next Year

United Steelworkers District Conference, Aug. 16-21, 2015 SAULT STE. MARIE, ON, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Ward 6 Councillor Joe Krmpotich...

Sep 18, 2014, 10:46 ET
United Steelworkers. (PRNewsFoto/United Steelworkers)

USW Supports Ranking Member Levin's Call for Greater Scrutiny of Trans-Pacific Partnership Negotiations

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement today following Rep. Sander Levin's presentation of...

Sep 15, 2014, 15:50 ET
United Steelworkers. (PRNewsFoto/United Steelworkers)

Strong U.S. Senate Support for USW Antidumping and Countervailing Duty Case against China; Passenger Vehicle and Light Truck Tire Imports Under Review

 United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard issued the following statement today in conjunction with the release of a...