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Statement by UAW President Rory L. Gamble on the Visit of President Joe Biden to Launch the Ford F-150 Lightning

On behalf of the UAW family, I am proud to welcome President Joe Biden to the launch of the “F-150 Lightning” in Dearborn, Michigan. UAW members are proud to be on the frontlines in making cars of the future that deliver on the twin goals of reducing emissions in transportation and supporting high quality union jobs that sustain families and communities. We are honored that the President has chosen to join us in Dearborn on this historic occasion. It is no secret that the U.S. auto industry is at a crossroads, as sales of electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids are ... Read more

How is Labor Faring?

The 2020 Presidential Election is just weeks away. Never has your vote been more important. Why? Because the progress unions have made over the last decades to build a strong middle class and enable working people to retire in dignity is systematically being whittled away. Let’s take a hard look at how the working men and women of the United States have fared in the last few years. UNION ELECTIONS — Harder than ever Over the past four years, a series of decisions by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has systematically diminished the ability of unions to hold elections. ... Read more