Tag: 2015 Negotiations

STATEMENT FROM UAW-GM VICE PRESIDENT CINDY ESTRADA ON GM INVESTMENT ANNOUNCEMENT

The following is a statement from UAW Vice President and GM Department Director Cindy Estrada on today’s announcement of over $1 billion in U.S. investment by General Motors.  “Today’s announcement continues GM investments that have emerged as a result of the 2015 national bargaining agreement. We are pleased that there will be over $1 billion in new investment for current and future UAW GM members. Through hard work and the quality products we build, UAW-GM members, their families and their communities will benefit. We will continue to work with GM to bring more product to the United States and enhance ... Read more

Statement from UAW Vice President Jimmy Settles on Ford Announcement

The following is a statement from Jimmy Settles, UAW Vice President and Director of the National Ford Department Today’s announcement by Ford Motor Company honoring their commitment in the 2015 collective bargaining agreement to the men and women of Michigan Assembly and UAW Local 900 Is yet another example of what the union and the company can do when we work together. As you may recall, In April 2015, prior to negotiations, Ford Motor Company announced plans to eliminate the third shift at MAP due to lack of sales for the Ford Focus and Ford C-Max vehicles. As many as ... Read more