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The Annual Local 14 Retiree Chapter Christmas Party is scheduled for Thursday, December 9, 2021 at the Premier Banquet Hall 4480 Heatherdowns Blvd., Toledo, OH 43614.  Doors open at 10:30AM.  Socia

The Walleye are back for another exciting season!  Local 14 Recreation and GM Powertrain Unit Recreation is hosting a home opener party at the Huntington Center 406 Washington St., Toledo, OH on Sa

The Union Hall is open for regular business.  Benefits Reps will not be meeting retirees face to face at this time.  To speak to a benefits rep, call 419-470-5162.

As of June 29, 2021 Letter from International Union UAW President Rory Gamble.  All local union meetings and events are allowed to resume.  The next Powertrain Unit Membership meeting will be Sun. July 18, 2021, the next Amalgmated Meeting will be Sun. July 25, 2021 and the next Retiree Chapter meeting will be August 12, 2021.

Local 2209 Sends $100k to Vietnam Wall Project with More to Come Members of Local 2209 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, consider it part of their job to make sure the public fully appreciates the sacrifices made more than a half century ago in Vietnam.

Detroit - “In a challenging year, UAW members during this time of national crisis have pulled together to safely and productively make some of the finest quality vehicles and trucks in the world. This profit statement reflects our UAW members’ commitment to safety as they returned to the plant this spring, and their dedication to the quality and craftsmanship that is second to none.”q

Detroit - UAW International President Rory L. Gamble has received lifetime achievement awards from the Detroit Chapter NAACP and the Western Wayne County NAACP this month honoring his and UAW’s commitment to the fight for social justice.

Gamble, the UAW’s first African American International President, said he was humbled and honored by the award. “This confirms that the work we do at the UAW in fighting for social justice and the rights and dignity of all Americans is recognized by our community.”

Since its inception, since we got here as a nation, America has been about the right to allow its citizens to pick and choose our best and most qualified people for public office. We took a while to get here. We started out with some states allowing only white male adult property owners to vote, with non-whites and women and non-property owners on the outside looking in.

By Ray Curry Vote! I cannot say it any simpler or say it enough. Vote to restore government for the people, by the people; vote to preserve our threatened middle class; vote for America’s workers by voting for an America that works; vote up and down the ballot and vote union blue.
The WJR Cares event, sponsored by the DTE Energy Foundation, will feature Detroit Goodfellows with a roundtable discussion on “The Paul W. Smith Show” and other interviews throughout the day DETROIT, October 15, 2020 – The Old Newsboys’ Goodfellow Fund of Detroit will be featured for a special Day of Giving during the all-day, on-air WJR Cares event, sponsored by the DTE Energy Foundation, this Friday, Oct. 16. WJR News Talk 760 will host a roundtable and interviews throughout the day with people related to the Detroit Goodfellows organization, including former Goodfellow package recipients and long-term supporters.