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Maida Rosenstein: President, United Auto Workers Local 2110 Technical, Office and Professional Workers honored

The Workers Defense League in New York recently honored UAW Local 2110 Maida Rosenstein during the group’s 81st anniversary dinner May 16. Rosenstein has always given priority to organizing new workers. She has been involved in graduate worker campaigns at New York University and Columbia, at a host of nonprofits and museums, and in higher education. For more than 30 years, she has strongly promoted membership-led, grassroots union activity, in contract negotiations campaigns, new organizing and political action. As a result, Local 2110 has developed a broad group of leaders, and a degree of mobilization and activity that stands out ... Read more

Local 6000 State Employees Seek to Bridge the Gap

Lansing, Mich–Michigan officials kicked off contract bargaining this afternoon for more than 17,000 state employees. “Our goal is for Michigan to prosper and for UAW members to share in the value of the hard work it takes to keep our state running efficiently and with the creative innovation that UAW members give taxpayers day in and day out,” said Ed Mitchell, president of the largest state employee union in Michigan. “We view ourselves as good stewards of the taxpayer money and we work hard to make sure that the work we do delivers quality services to the people of Michigan,” ... Read more