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09:24 ET USW Applauds Biden's Plan for Manufacturing, Innovation

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Tom Conway issued the following statement in response to the manufacturing and innovation segment...


Jul 06, 2020, 12:24 ET Unions Offer to Return to Work at ASARCO, End Nine-Month Strike

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the unions representing almost 2,000 workers on strike against ASARCO's unfair labor practices at five...


Jul 01, 2020, 16:06 ET USW International President Testifies on Manufacturing, Climate Crisis

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Tom Conway testified today before the Senate Democrats' Special Committee on the Climate Crisis,...


Jul 01, 2020, 11:18 ET USW Says Much Work Remains to Ensure Effectiveness of USMCA

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Tom Conway issued the following statement on the effective date of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada trade...


Jun 30, 2020, 13:13 ET Carnegie Museum Workers Announce Organizing Campaign to Join USW

PITTSBURGH, June 30, 2020 Workers from across four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh locations announced on Monday, June 29, that they will be...


Jun 29, 2020, 10:29 ET As Carnegie Museums Reopen, Workers Launch Unionization Effort

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that roughly 500 workers from the Andy Warhol Museum, Carnegie Museum of Art, Carnegie Museum of Natural...


Jun 25, 2020, 14:06 ET USW Backs BlueGreen Alliance National Manufacturing Agenda

The United Steelworkers (USW) union, along with other members and leaders of the labor-environmental partnership BlueGreen Alliance (BGA), today...


Jun 23, 2020, 18:29 ET USW Applauds Commerce Department Investigation of PVLT Tires from 4 Countries

The United Steelworkers (USW) union today applauded the U.S. Commerce Department's decision to initiate an investigation of Vietnam's currency...


Jun 19, 2020, 16:43 ET USW Applauds House Progress on Infrastructure Investment

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Tom Conway issued the following statement today on the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure ...


Jun 16, 2020, 11:06 ET Court Rejects Constellium Bid to Reverse Health Care Ruling

A U.S. District Court judge blocked an effort by Constellium Rolled Products Ravenswood to overturn an arbitrator's ruling that prevented the company ...


Jun 16, 2020, 10:36 ET NLRB Issues Sweeping Complaint against ASARCO for Unfair Labor Practices that Instigated Strike by 2,000 Union Workers

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that Region 28 of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has issued a far-reaching complaint against...


Jun 09, 2020, 11:48 ET USW Urges Minneapolis Police Union President Kroll's Resignation or Ouster

The United Steelworkers (USW) today joined the Minnesota AFL-CIO and issued the following statement on behalf of USW District 11 Director Emil...


Jun 08, 2020, 15:30 ET USW Backs 'Workers First' Plan for Reopening Michigan's Economy

The United Steelworkers (USW) union said today that it supported the Michigan Legislative Labor Caucus plan for safely reopening the state's economy, ...


Jun 08, 2020, 11:17 ET USW to Address Bargaining with Atkore at News Conference

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the union will discuss issues related to ongoing contract negotiations with Atkore (NYSE:ATKR) Allied...


Jun 02, 2020, 10:22 ET USW: Trump's Threats Undermine American Democracy

United Steelworkers (USW) International President Tom Conway issued the following statement in response to President Trump's threats to deploy the...


May 29, 2020, 11:25 ET Workers Caravan to Stop Health Care Job Cuts at Essentia

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that workers are planning a vehicle caravan as part of their effort to save hundreds of jobs at Essentia...


May 28, 2020, 13:31 ET USW Urges Colorado Lawmakers to Quickly Pass Paid Sick Leave Bill

The United Steelworkers (USW) union today urged the Colorado Senate and General Assembly to swiftly pass and the governor to sign the "Healthy...


May 21, 2020, 14:05 ET USW: Dam Failure Disaster Spotlights Need for Large-Scale Infrastructure Commitment

The United Steelworkers (USW) International President Tom Conway released the following statement today in response to the breaching of the Edenville ...


May 20, 2020, 14:15 ET USW Endorses Joe Biden for President

The United Steelworkers (USW) union today endorsed Joe Biden in the 2020 presidential race. "Vice President Biden has long been a friend of workers...


May 13, 2020, 13:43 ET USW Files Trade Petitions on PVLT Tires from Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and Vietnam

The United Steelworkers (USW) union today announced that it filed antidumping (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) petitions on dumped and subsidized...


May 13, 2020, 12:34 ET USW Urges Swift Action on Pennsylvania Sick Leave Bill

The United Steelworkers (USW) union today applauded Pennsylvania Rep. Dan Miller's introduction of Pennsylvania House Bill 2495, calling for expanded ...


May 12, 2020, 13:00 ET USW Proudly Endorses Theresa Greenfield for U.S. Senate in Iowa Race

The United Steelworkers (USW) today proudly and enthusiastically endorsed Theresa Greenfield to be the next U.S. Senator from Iowa. USW District 11...


Apr 30, 2020, 09:12 ET Federal Court Grants NLRB Injunction Ordering Jersey Shore Steel to Recognize Union, Reinstate Officers and Restore Contract Terms

The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that a federal court has granted Region Six of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) an injunction...


Apr 24, 2020, 17:39 ET USW Supports Latest COVID Aid, Calls for Continued Bipartisan Action

The United Steelworkers (USW) today called the bipartisan passage of the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act another...


Apr 23, 2020, 13:01 ET USW Rescinds Hutchison Endorsement

The USW today announced that it would join the West Virginia AFL-CIO and other labor organizations in rescinding its primary endorsement for...