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Unifor strike threat worries local supplier

One of the region’s biggest auto parts suppliers fears it will be forced to lay off workers if General Motors and Unifor fail to reach a tentative contract agreement ahead of a strike deadline of midnight Monday. 455 more words

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UAW wage gains may set pattern for Canadian autoworkers

When he announced that General Motors would be the lead company in the negotiations for more than 20,000 Detroit Three hourly workers, Unifor president Jerry Dias said investment in GM’s Oshawa and St. 608 more words

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Canadian auto union says it's learned its lesson about 'the hug' from last summer

TORONTO — It was the hug seen ‘round the world.

The Detroit Three automakers and the United Auto Workers (UAW) union were settling down to begin labour negotiations last summer. 706 more words


Auto workers union endorses Clinton | TheHill

The UAW whose members had their jobs saved by President Obama’s stimulus bill have no endorses Hillary Clinton. Dennis Williams, the president of the United Auto Workers, endorses Hillary Clinton today on Hardball with Chris Matthews. 58 more words

Bob King

Occupation: labor union administrator
Born: August 18, 1946
Grad., University Michigan, 1968
JD, University Detroit, 1973
President, United Auto Workers, 2010—
Vice president, United Auto Workers, 1998—2010… 244 more words

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Today’s News & Commentary — April 26, 2016

Once a friend of the United Auto Workers, Volkwagen has truly become a foe.  The New York Times reports that yesterday “Volkswagen announced that it would go to federal court to appeal a recent victory by the U.A.W.   285 more words

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