Thursday, December 12, 2019

Detroit, MI—United Auto Workers (UAW) Acting President Rory Gamble has announced the initiation of widespread ethics reforms. These reforms make clear the UAW is committed to establishing the right mechanisms and safeguards to protect the union from corruption and misfeasance.
Remembering and honoring our Veterans Today, on Veterans Day, across the nation we honor the proud individuals who served our country. We remember the men and women, and their families, who have made the ultimate sacrifice during wartime, and those who gave of their time and commitment during peacetime. The willingness of America’s veterans to serve our country earns them our lasting, dedicated gratitude.

The Union Label Committee presents their annual Mix and Mingle event on Satruday, December 14, 2019 fro 7 pm- 12 am at the UAW Local 14 Hall. Ticket price is $10 in advance and $15 at the door.  

They are also holding a basket raffle with the top prize valued at $500! Tickets are $5.00 each. All procceds from this raffle will benefit the family of UAW Local 14 member Enrique Trevino. 

UAW Local 14 GM Unit Civil and Human Rights Diveristy Committees celebrates Martin Luther King Jr.  Saturday, January 25, 2019 at UAW Local 14 Union Hall, 5411 Jackman Rd Toledo, OH. 
Guest speaker is Robin Williams, associate director of UFCW International Union's Civil Rights and Community Action Department. 

Tickets are $25.00 each or $200.00 for a table of 8.  

So far, members of UAW Local 900 (Michigan ISA, Michigan Assembly), UAW Local 898 (Rawsonville), UAW Local 3036(Memphis HVC) , UAW Local 3519 (Washington HVC) and UAW Local 2280 (Van Dyke) have voted in favor of ratifying the Tentative Agreement with Ford.

Raffle tickets are available now for the Charity Christmas Raffle.

1st prize- 65" LG 7series 4K Smart Tv 

2nd prize- Shark Navigator XL upright vacuum 

3rd prize- DeWalt 173pc Socket and Wrench tool set 

4th and 5th prize- Christmas Holiday Basket (family friendly)

Tickets are $5.00 or 3 for $10.  Drawing will be held on Sunday, December 8, 2019 at the annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony. All procceds to benefit the OLD NEWSBOYS! 

Below you'll find Chariman Jeff King's Chairman letter answering some FAQ's regarding Temporary employes and Ratification Bonuses.  If you have more quesions or need clarification, please contact the Work Center at 419-470-5331. 

Brothers and Sisters, This will be the first of many messages to you my Brothers and Sisters. I would like to start this message by saying that I am so humbled to be appointed Acting President of this union by the International Executive Board. And I want to stress how proud I am of you, our membership. I am honored to represent some of the hardest working, creative and caring workforces in this nation.

Strike nets fair pay, benefits and job security protections

DETROIT – UAW Mack Truck members ratified a four-year collective bargaining agreement by over 79% on Sunday.

“Through the new four-year agreement, the UAW looks to further expand its long-term relationship with Mack Trucks. The members at Mack were able to hold the line on health care and add job security provisions and substantial raises during a difficult economic time in the industry,” said UAW Secretary-Treasurer and director of the UAW Heavy Truck Department, Ray Curry.

UAW President Gary Jones has asked for a leave of absence, following a vote of the Executive Board. It will be effective Sunday, Nov. 3rd.  Vice President Rory Gamble, who recently negotiated the Ford agreement, will serve as acting president and assume full responsibility for the president’s office.

“The UAW is fighting tooth and nail to ensure our members have a brighter future. I do not want anything to distract from the mission. I want to do what’s best for the members of this great union,” Jones said.