News From: UAW

by Kris LaGrange | on Nov 30, 2012

NHL Lockout Going Grassroots

News from the Bleacher Report - The classic way of protesting with picket signs and chants outside the NHL headquarters in NYC, it worked with some success in the '60s, why not now? Get a chance...

by Brian Schneck | on Nov 29, 2012

LOCAL 259 SECURES DEALS FOR "SANDY" REPLACEMENT VEHICLES

We are pleased to announce that all Union members that have been impacted by SANDY now have great opportunities for replacement vehicles at Union Shops. The Local 259 UAW dealerships listed below...

by Brian Schneck | on Nov 29, 2012

UAW Congratulates President Obama On His Re-Election

The UAW is proud to congratulate President Obama on his electoral victory in the 2012 election. It is with great pride that in large part because of a nationwide, grassroots effort by our active and...

by Brian Schneck | on Nov 04, 2012

ELECTION DAY IS TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH

We know that in some cases that is difficult to focus on the importance of this coming Tuesday's election in light of what just happened however Election do matter and Election have consequences...

by Kris LaGrange | on Jun 09, 2012

Hyundai: Put the Brakes on Hate and Repeal HB56

On May 31st, Local 259 proudly participated in an action that was requested UAW Vice President Cindy Estrada, and approved by UAW President King and UAW Secretary-Treasurer Williams. The UAW is...

by Brian Schneck | on Jul 31, 2011

UAW MEETING ABOUT ORGANIZING TRANS-NATIONALS

This past February, the Local advised you that our International Union would be engaging in an aggressive organizing campaign of the foreign owned auto plants that operate here in the United States....

by Kris LaGrange | on Jul 28, 2011

UAW puts pressure on Congress

So this whole federal debt nonsense can be summed up like this; The President wants to end the Bush Tax Cuts, the GOP does not. Debt ceiling, boners, whatever, it is just confusing. So the UAW in...

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