Stories tagged: uaw
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 20, 2019
General Motors is suing Fiat Chrysler, alleging that its crosstown rival got an unfair business advantage by bribing officials of the United Auto Workers union.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 18, 2019
The United Auto Workers union began to focus bargaining on Fiat Chrysler Monday with the possibility of another strike against a Detroit automaker.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 1, 2019
United Auto Workers leaders vote to send contract with Ford to members for a ratification vote
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 31, 2019
The United Auto Workers union has reached a tentative contract agreement with Ford after three days of intense bargaining.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 25, 2019
General Motors workers voted 57.2% in favor of a new contract with the company, bringing an immediate end to a contentious a 40-day strike that paralyzed GM’s U.S. factories.
Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
Contract eetails were posted Thursday on the union website as factory level union officials met to decide if they’ll approve the deal.
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 14, 2019
With the strike by factory workers against General Motors in its 29th day, there are signs that negotiators may be moving toward an agreement.
Sun., Oct. 6, 2019
The UAW’s lead negotiator said Sunday that talks with General Motors have “taken a turn for the worse.”
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 4, 2019
A top union negotiator says bargainers are making progress on a contract that could end a 19-day strike against General Motors.
Tue., Oct. 1, 2019
A parts shortage caused by a strike by the United Auto Workers union has forced General Motors to shut down its pickup truck and transmission factories in Silao, Mexico.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019
President Donald Trump and other GOP officials have largely avoided taking sides in the GM strike that threatens to upend the economy in election battleground Michigan.
Tue., Sept. 17, 2019
Contract talks between General Motors and the United Auto Workers were set to resume Tuesday after a pause overnight as a strike by more than 49,000 employees extended into a …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 16, 2019
More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers went on strike Monday against General Motors, bringing more than 50 factories and parts warehouses to a standstill in the union’s …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019
Leaders of the United Auto Workers union have extended contracts with Ford and Fiat Chrysler indefinitely, but the pact with General Motors is still set to expire Saturday night.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 3, 2019
The United Auto Workers union has picked General Motors as the target company for this year’s contract talks with Detroit’s three automakers.
UPDATED: Mon., March 11, 2019
The president of the United Auto Workers union warned automakers that the union is prepared to strike if it doesn’t get its way in upcoming contract talks.
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019
The UAW is joining Canada’s autoworkers’ union, Unifor, to apply pressure on General Motors to keep five plants in North America running.
Sun., Feb. 25, 2018
The United Auto Workers, historically linked to factory workers throughout the industrial heartland, is seeing significant growth in membership at academic institutions nationwide, with no signs of slowing in 2018.
Fri., May 20, 2016
United Auto Workers President Dennis Williams said his union won’t endorse Donald Trump for U.S. president, all but assuring support for Hillary Clinton as she closes in on the Democratic …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 6, 2015
The United Auto Workers union has reached a tentative contract agreement with Ford, a sign that union leaders expect General Motors workers to approve a similar four-year deal.
Mon., Oct. 26, 2015
The United Auto Workers union and General Motors Co. have reached a tentative agreement on a new four-year contract, avoiding a strike for now.