UAW Special Bargaining Convention Gets Under Way

On March 11, more than 900 delegates converged in Cobo Center in Detroit to set the union’s bargaining priorities for the next four years at the UAW Special Bargaining Convention. The convention, which closes Wednesday, is a critical part of the union’s preparations for Big Three bargaining this summer and fall. The work of this

Workers turn out for 2017 Labor Day with a big message

Workers from across the state turned out in Detroit’s Labor Day March and showed that when working people have the freedom to come together in strong unions, we have the power in numbers we need to negotiate a fair return on our work. They marched with progressive allies, and pro-worker politicians who stood up for

UAW honored as founding partner of MotorCities National Heritage Area

In 1998, legislative, automotive, and labor leaders came together with an idea to preserve the region’s rich auto and labor heritage – a culture that is woven into the very fabric of Michigan people and places. Key figures in that process that laid the groundwork for the Automobile National Heritage Area – now known as