UAW cancels strike after tentative agreement reached with supplier SakthiFri, 24, Jun 2016
The UAW and aluminum castings supplier Sakthi Automotive Group agreed on Thursday to a tentative labor agreement after the union earlier this week threatened a strike.
UAW says VW reneged on deal to recognize union at Tenn. plantWed, 22, Jun 2016
A top UAW official said Volkswagen walked back on a promise to recognize the union at the automaker’s Chattanooga plant -- and the union says it has a document to prove it.
UAW set to strike Monday at Sakthi Automotive in DetroitWed, 22, Jun 2016
Union employees plan to strike at aluminum castings supplier Sakthi Automotive Group Inc. USA in Detroit for what they say are unfair labor practices.
ObituariesMon, 13, Jun 2016
Marc Stepp, the first African-American to lead bargaining for the union at a Detroit automaker, died June 3. He played a crucial role in securing Chrysler's $1.5 billion in federal loan guarantees from Congress in 1980.
UAW begins reaching out to Tesla workers, official saysThu, 09, Jun 2016
UAW officials have had contact with employees at Tesla Motors' Fremont, Calif., assembly plant, a top union official said in the latest acknowledgment that the union is interested in organizing the automaker's workers.
Marc Stepp, head of UAW's Chrysler department in rocky 1970s, dies at 93Tue, 07, Jun 2016
Marc Stepp, who as head of the UAW's Chrysler department negotiated steep cuts in pay and other benefits for thousands of factory workers as the ailing automaker teetered near bankruptcy and angled for a historic U.S. government rescue in the late 1970s, has died. Stepp, 93, was the first African-American to lead bargaining for the union at a Detroit automaker.
Arrest made in shootings at UAW local in ChicagoWed, 08, Jun 2016
A man has been arrested and charged in the shootings of two UAW officials who represent Ford's Chicago Assembly Plant. William Cowart, 50, was charged on Saturday with aggravated battery and discharge of a firearm, Chicago police said in a statement late Tuesday.
Two UAW local officials at Ford Chicago plant shot outside union hallSat, 04, Jun 2016
Two UAW officials who represent Ford's Chicago Assembly Plant were shot Friday night during an argument outside the Local 551 union hall shortly after they won re-election.