News From: UAW Strike

by Kris LaGrange | on Oct 16, 2019

UAW Reaches Contract Agreement with GM

After thirty-one days on strike, the United Autoworkers and General Motors announced that a Proposed Tentative Agreement has been reached. While this is great news for the striking union members, it...

by Brian Young | on Oct 11, 2019

Pressure Mounts on GM to End Strike

The UAW Strike at GM is on its 24th day and both sides are feeling the heat to reach a deal. In an important move towards an end of the strike, GM CEO Mary Barra called UAW President Gary Jones and...

by Kris LaGrange | on Oct 04, 2019

Podcast: Callaway Fired, GM Strike Continues and Tesla Busts Union

The GM Strike is in its third week, the UAW starts to pay out strike benefits while plants in Mexico begin to close. Tesla gets caught union-busting and so does a Mentos plant in Bangladesh. They...

by Press and Media | on Oct 02, 2019

GM Strike Forces Closure of Mexico Facility

With the UAW/GM strike in its third week, the effects are starting to be felt throughout the supply chain. Find out more below from the AP.

by Press and Media | on Oct 01, 2019

UAW Begins Paying Strike Benefits

The UAW is now entering their third week on strike at GM, which means that they need to start handing out strike checks. Find out more below.

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 20, 2019

Why this UAW/GM Strike is Different from all Others

Plus LaGrange calls JR Baker a UAW Leader in Western New York, experienced striker Don Dunn of the CWA calls in, and thank you to Local 3 member Robert Morano who was our UCOMM Live $200 winner....

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 19, 2019

Is Cuomo Turning his Back on GM Strikers?

Across the country, UAW members at GM are out on strike. As they walk the picket line, many are worried about how they will pay their bills. When on strike, members only get $250 a week from the...

by Press and Media | on Sep 18, 2019

The Real Reason Behind the GM Strike

As the UAW strike at GM continues, HuffPost's Dave Jamieson takes a look what the real reason is bheind the strike. Check out his insightful piece from HuffPost below .

by Guest Post | on Sep 16, 2019

UAW Goes on Strike Against GM

Local Union leaders from across the nation met Sunday morning after the 2015 General Motors collective bargaining agreement expired Saturday night and opted to strike at midnight on Sunday.

by Kris LaGrange | on Sep 16, 2019

Teamsters Refuse to Deliver GM Vehicles

Following the announcement that 49,000 United Autoworkers (UAW) members would be going on strike, the Teamsters have released a statement of support.