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Save Our Healthcare Rally - Bernie Sanders, Chuck Schumer, Cindy Estrada
Toledo Walleye Hockey vs. Kalamazoo Wings
Cabin Fever Outing Sunday, February 26, 2017 10am - 12 pm or 12:30pm- 2:30 pm Come out of the house and bowl with your Local 14 friends and family. This event is closed to the public. Read more >>>
The University of Michigan-Dearborn Center for Labor and Community Studies are celebrating 30 years of building our communities by inviting all workers, union or non-union members, and leaders from a variety of organizations to learn together at the 2017 Black Men In Unions Institute. Read more >>>
General Motors today announced investments of $552 million for key U.S. manufacturing facilities located in Tonawanda, Lockport and Rochester, N.Y.; and Parma, Ohio.
THE INVESTMENT IS SPLIT BETWEEN THREE FACILITIES IN NEW YORK AND ONE FACILITY IN PARMA, OHIO, SAVING OVER 1,300 JOBS...Read more >>>
Senator Bernie Sanders writes letter of support to Columbia Graduate Workers
Today through tomorrow, Columbia University graduate workers will vote on forming their union. Union organizers got a big boost today when none other than U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders wrote a letter encouraging fellow graduate workers to come together, participate in the vote and join the UAW.
"Dear Columbia University Research and Teaching Assistants:
I understand that on December 7th and 8th you will be voting in an election to determine whether TAs and RAs at Columbia will have the right to union representation. I had the pleasure of meeting with a number of you in September, and am strongly supportive of your efforts to hold a free and fair union election…"
UAW members from around Region 2-B took part in Labor Walks this weekend to encourage others to vote in this historic election. UAW volunteers canvassed neighborhoods in Canton, Dayton, Cincinnati, Lordstown, Toledo, Cleveland, Lima, and Springfield in Ohio and Kokomo, Bedford and Indianapolis in Indiana. Check out who joined our effort this week and see if you recognize any one! Read more >>>
Congressman Bob Latta (Ohio's 5th District) introduced Mike Pence at a campaign rally Friday, October 7th in northwest Ohio. After what Donald Trump said about women- forcibly kissing them and grabbing their genitalia - call Latta's office today at 800-541-6446 and let him know what you think about his support of Trump's candidacy. Read more >>>
If Portman and Trump had it their way, 30,000 auto-industry jobs might have never returned.
Innovation Ohio has just released a new report on the success of the auto rescue. Its findings demonstrate that while it was characterized as a “lousy deal for Ohio” by Rob Portman at the time of its implementation, the auto bailout has in fact been a resounding success. Indeed, the auto industry is now thriving and is as integral to Ohio’s economic success as ever.
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Watch the latest in the series of UAW Region 2-B messages from Director Ken Lortz. Read more >>>
Ohio lawmakers are considering legislation (pushed by corporate CEO's and their allies) that will gut unemployment compensation benefits. Please call your representative today and tell them to oppose this harmful bill - and spread the word! Read more >>>
VoteSpotter is a mobile app that connects you to your representatives. Get alerts when they vote, then tell them what you think. It's never been easier to make your voice heard.
Download the VoteSpotter app to your smartphone. Available at the Apple and Google Play app stores.Read more >>>