Stories tagged: united auto workers
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.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 16, 2019
Bargainers for General Motors and the United Auto Workers have reached a tentative contract deal that could end a monthlong strike that brought the company’s U.S. factories to a standstill.
Sun., Oct. 6, 2019
The UAW’s lead negotiator said Sunday that talks with General Motors have “taken a turn for the worse.”
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.
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: Sun., Sept. 15, 2019
The roughly 49,000 United Auto Workers at General Motors’ plants in the U.S. plan to go on strike just before midnight because contract talks have broken down.
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019
A top United Auto Workers official says the union and General Motors are far apart on major issues, increasing the likelihood of a strike as early as Sunday 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.
Mon., March 18, 2019
A former vice president at the United Auto Workers has been charged with conspiracy in a scheme with Fiat Chrysler to buy meals, golf and other perks with money from …
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.
Mon., Jan. 22, 2018
A former Fiat Chrysler executive pleaded guilty Monday to showering more than $1.5 million in cash and gifts on high-ranking members of the United Auto Workers, admitting he turned the …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017
Workers at a Nissan assembly plant in Mississippi have voted against forming a union, adding to decades of futility by United Auto Workers organizers at foreign-owned auto plants in the …
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.