|UAW Local 14|
LOCAL 14, UAW
At the Local 14 Amalgamated membership meeting on Sunday, April 23, 2017, the membership motioned and approved to nominate all Local 14 members who are in good standing and have been a member of Local 14 for one (1) year to run for a Local 14 office.
The following officers will be elected for a three year term from July 2017 to July 2020.
Three (3) Trustees
If you wish to run for any office, you must come to the Local 14 Union Hall and fill out an acceptance card.
The ELECTION will be held on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 from 6:00 AM to Thursday,
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To: All Region 2-B Leadership and Activists;
The UAW is in an Organizing drive at Fuyao Glass located in Moraine Ohio. Fuyao Glass is the largest automotive glass plant in the world, it currently employees 1500 workers with the potential of growing to 2500 workers.
The attached flyer provides details for a 4/30/17 town hall meeting with Fuyao workers at UAW Local 696, 1543 Alwildy Ave., Dayton, Oh from 2:00pm-3:30pm. We need a big turnout and strong show of UAW support at this meeting. Therefore, if your schedule permits, I am asking all Region 2-B Leadership and Activists to make an effort to attend this Town Hall Meeting and bring members with you to the 4/30/17 meeting in Dayton. As this campaign progresses, Director Ken Lortz will need all your help, please plan to attend/support future events.
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“It is estimated that twelve workers lose their life on the job every day in the United States. This is unacceptable and affects many of us in many ways; spouses become widows, children lose a mother or father, co-workers lose a friend and we, as a union, lose a brother or sister. Read more >>>
Virtually everything working people have gained to improve health and retirement security since the 1940s is now at risk, including Medicare, Medicaid, workplace health plans, the Affordable Care Act and Social Security.
Republicans in Congress are rushing to approve legislation that effectively would end these programs without providing a replacement for the 30 million Americans who will become uninsured.
The United States Supreme Court: Why It Matters to UAW Members
Presidential and congressional elections rightfully dominated the national news and our attention last year. Their decisions impact nearly every facet of our lives. The wages we earn, water we drink, our ability to protect ourselves from terrorism, and the education our children receive are all directly impacted by their decisions. That said, we are a nation of laws and our Constitution establishes limits to their power....Read more >>>
Remembering Cesar Chavez and the Delano Grape Strike
Lorraine Agtang Reflects on the Delano Grape Strike, which occurred over 50 years ago.
The March-April Edition of Solidarity Magazine is now online!
The Ryan Health Care Bill puts retirement at risk by making massive cuts to Medicare and Medicaid.
Speaker Ryan and House Republicans want to repeal the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, and replace it with a bill that gives millions in tax breaks to the rich. They want to pay for those tax breaks by taxing your benefits and stealing Medicare and Medicaid funds.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 >>>
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Download the VoteSpotter app to your smartphone. Available at the Apple and Google Play app stores.Read more >>>