Strike FAQ

FAQ on Strikes and UAW Strike Assistance What is a strike? A strike happens when workers collectively decide to withhold their labor, after authorization from the International. In the UAW, strikes are governed by the UAW Constitution, including Articles 12, 16 and 50. How much is UAW Strike Assistance and how often is it paid?

UAW-FCA National Bargaining Committee Votes on Proposed Tentative Agreement

UAW National Chrysler Council Leaders to Convene for Vote on Friday, Oct. 9 — Terms to be announced following Friday vote Detroit, Mich. – After a lengthy bargaining process, the UAW FCA National Bargaining Committee has secured significant gains in a proposed Tentative Agreement with FCA US announced today. The bargaining committee unanimously voted to

TPP must be good for America, create jobs

Statement by UAW President Dennis Williams TPP is a sweeping agreement that touches nearly every aspect of your daily life. It impacts the food you eat, the air you breathe, the medicines you take, and the cars you drive. It will impact demand for the world-class farming equipment tens of thousands of UAW members build. 

A message from UAW President Dennis Williams

Brothers & Sisters, You have spoken and we heard you. We have been listening to your issues and concerns through your local union leadership. We have real challenges. We all know that without investment and product there is no true job security. For someone to suggest we endorse products going to Mexico is just nonsense.

UAW and GM Extend Contract Deadline

In a message from UAW Vice President Cindy Estrada and the 2015 UAW-GM National Negotiating Team, the UAW confirmed that they had extended this year’s contract deadline with General Motors. The full statement as it appeared on the UAW’s Facebook page: A Message from UAW Vice President Cindy Estrada and your 2015 GM National Bargaining

UAW AND FCA US LLC REACH TENTATIVE AGREEMENT

(Detroit) – The UAW announced Tuesday that it has reached a tentative agreement with FCA US LLC. UAW President Dennis Williams and FCA US LLC CEO Sergio Marchionne will hold a 7:15 p.m. news conference in the auditorium of the UAW-Chrysler NTC Building, 2211 Jefferson Ave. in Detroit. Parking will be available on Jefferson, Chene

UAW Announces Lead Bargaining in Big Three Negotiations

Detroit – The UAW this afternoon announced that FCA US LLC will be the lead target in Big Three auto talks. “All three companies are working hard toward a collective bargaining agreement. At this time, the UAW has selected FCA US LLC to be the lead bargaining company,” said Dennis Williams, President of the UAW.

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