Tag: Unifor

Joint Statement From UAW President Gary Jones and Unifor President Jerry Dias

“As is our common practice, as Presidents of the UAW and Unifor we met with UAW GM Vice President Terry Dittes last night for dinner, and again this morning, to discuss joint issues involving International Trade, International Unions and common issues related to our unions. This has been a common practice and as you know we are united in our history. Unifor and the UAW are and always have been committed to act in solidarity on behalf of our members and working families in Canada and the United States. United we are stronger. And we remain united through our shared ... Read more

The 2019 UAW Union-Built Vehicle Guide: Buy Union and Support Good Jobs!

  Take a look at the guide and make a choice that’s good for our entire economy. Buy union today! UAW Cars Buick LaCrosse Cadillac ATS Cadillac CTS Cadillac CT6 (excluding plug-in hybrid) Chevrolet Bolt (electric) Chevrolet Camaro Chevrolet Corvette Chevrolet Cruze* Chevrolet Cruze (diesel) Chevrolet Impala Chevrolet Malibu Chevrolet Sonic Chevrolet Volt (electric) Ford Mustang Ford Taurus Lincoln Continental UAW Trucks Chevrolet Colorado Chevrolet Medium-Duty Navistar Silverado (crew cab) Chevrolet Medium-Duty Navistar Silverado (regular cab) Chevrolet Silverado** Ford F Series Ford F-650/750 Ford Ranger Ford Super Duty Chassis Cab GMC Canyon GMC Sierra** Ram 1500* UAW SUVS/CUVS Buick Enclave ... Read more

The 2019 UAW Union-Built Vehicle Guide: Buy Union and Support Good Jobs!

  Take a look at the guide and make a choice that’s good for our entire economy. Buy union today! UAW Cars Buick LaCrosse Cadillac ATS Cadillac CTS Cadillac CT6 (excluding plug-in hybrid) Chevrolet Bolt (electric) Chevrolet Camaro Chevrolet Corvette Chevrolet Cruze* Chevrolet Cruze (diesel) Chevrolet Impala Chevrolet Malibu Chevrolet Sonic Chevrolet Volt (electric) Ford Mustang Ford Taurus Lincoln Continental UAW Trucks Chevrolet Colorado Chevrolet Medium-Duty Navistar Silverado (crew cab) Chevrolet Medium-Duty Navistar Silverado (regular cab) Chevrolet Silverado** Ford F Series Ford F-650/750 Ford Ranger Ford Super Duty Chassis Cab GMC Canyon GMC Sierra** Ram 1500* UAW SUVS/CUVS Buick Enclave ... Read more

Selecting a Union-Built Vehicle

Is a new car on your holiday shopping list this year? Whether you’re buying for yourself or a loved one, chose a union-built vehicle. Buying union-made helps our economy, our communities, and our union workers. Download our 2018 UAW Union Built Vehicle Guide and choose a vehicle that is good for your family and good for workers. You can also visit BuildBuyUSA for more information on finding union-made goods.

The 2018 UAW Union-Built Vehicle Guide: Let’s Start Bringing the Jobs Back Home

The United States has lost over 5 million manufacturing jobs since 2000, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. According to the naysayers, those jobs are never coming back. But it doesn’t have to be that way. The purchasing choices we make dictate the kind of economy we have. If we continue to buy goods made overseas or by workers making substandard wages, good jobs will continue to leave. We can build a stronger economy by paying attention to where the goods we buy are made -- and the earning power of the workers who make them. A vehicle ... Read more

Unifor and UAW take shared NAFTA message to Minister Freeland

Toronto – Unifor and the United Auto Workers of America (UAW) took a united message on auto sector needs to a joint meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland and lead NAFTA negotiator Steve Verheul. “We are united with the UAW in our demand to address the imbalances in the auto industry as NAFTA is renegotiated,” said Unifor National President Jerry Dias. “The plain fact is that the United States and Canada have equitable trade, Mexico does not and that must be dealt with immediately.” Dias and United Auto Workers President Dennis Williams met with Freeland and Verheul ... Read more