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UAW
FILE - In this July 16, 2019, file photo United Auto Workers President Gary Jones speaks during the opening of their contract talks with General Motors in Detroit. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
WWJ News
November 20, 2019 - 5:13 pm
“This is a somber day, but our UAW Constitution has provided the necessary tools to deal with these charges,” said UAW Acting President Rory Gamble.
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FILE - In this Oct. 31, 2019 file photo, a Fiat logo is pictured on a car in Bayonne, southwestern France. The United Auto Workers union has begun to focus bargaining on Fiat Chrysler, raising the possibility of another strike against a Detroit automaker. (AP Photo/Bob Edme, File)
Associated Press
November 18, 2019 - 3:06 pm
DETROIT (AP) — The United Auto Workers union on Monday turned its bargaining focus to Fiat Chrysler, raising the possibility of another strike against a Detroit automaker. Ford workers ratified their contract Friday night, while the union settled with General Motors last month after a 40-day strike...
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FILE- In this Feb. 14, 2019, file photo a wheel on a 2019 Ford Expedition 4x4 is displayed at the 2019 Pittsburgh International Auto Show in Pittsburgh. Members of the United Auto Workers union at Ford Motor Co. have voted to approve a new contract with the company. The union says in a statement Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, that 56.3% of workers who voted were in favor of the deal. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
WWJ News
November 15, 2019 - 9:57 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Members of the United Auto Workers union at Ford Motor Co. voted Friday to approve a new contract with the company. The union said in a statement that 56.3% of workers who voted were in favor of the deal. The four-year agreement reached Oct. 31 gives workers a mix of pay raises and...
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In this Nov. 6, 2019, file photo Rory Gamble, acting head of the United Auto Workers union answers questions in Southfield, Mich. The United Auto Workers union will tighten financial controls, ban contributions from employers and vendors to charities run by its officers, and hire an ethics officer in the wake of a federal corruption investigation. Gamble said in a statement Wednesday, Nov. 13, that the reforms also will include a commitment to recover misused money. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
WWJ News
November 14, 2019 - 6:38 am
The reforms include a commitment to recover misused union money.
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In this June 17, 2010 file photo, United Auto Workers Vice President Joe Ashton addresses the autoworker's convention in Detroit. The retired vice president is the latest to be charged in a corruption scandal at the United Auto Workers union. Ashton is accused of getting thousands of dollars in kickbacks from a contractor who made watches for union members. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio File)
WWJ News
November 06, 2019 - 10:41 am
He's the thirteenth person to face criminal charges in connection with the case.
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In this July 16, 2019, file photo, Gary Jones, United Auto Workers President, speaks during the opening of their contract talks with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in Auburn Hills, Mich. Jones is taking a paid leave of absence amid a federal investigation of corruption in the union. The UAW said Jones requested the leave, which is effective Sunday, Nov. 3. The federal government has been investigating fraud and misuse of funds at the UAW for more than two years. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
WWJ News
November 02, 2019 - 1:42 pm
UAW Vice President Rory Gamble will serve as acting president.
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FILE - In this Monday, July 15, 2019, file photo, United Auto Workers Local 600 President Bernie Ricke, left, talks with Ford Motor Co., President Automotive Joseph R. Hinrichs after opening contract talks in Dearborn, Mich. The United Auto Workers union said late Wednesday, Oct. 30 that it has reached a tentative contract agreement with Ford after three days of intense bargaining. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio, File)
WWJ News
November 02, 2019 - 5:30 am
DETROIT (AP) — Union workers at Ford will start voting Monday on a proposed four-year contract that includes wage increases and more than $6 billion for investments at 19 plants. The United Auto Workers said Friday that its National UAW-Ford council voted to send the deal to 55,000 workers for a...
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(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
Associated Press
October 30, 2019 - 9:02 pm
The union says the deal was reached Wednesday night but didn't give details.
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WWJ News
October 14, 2019 - 9:19 am
MACUNGIE, Pa. (AP) — Mack Truck workers are walking picket lines after their union launched a strike at plants in three states. The United Automobile Workers Union Local 677 workers began picketing Sunday morning at the Mack Truck cab and vehicle assembly plant and Lehigh Valley Logistics Center...
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(AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)
Associated Press
October 02, 2019 - 10:33 pm
By TOM KRISHER AP Auto Writer DETROIT (AP) — General Motors offered striking union members wage increases or lump-sum payments in all four years of a proposed contract, as bargainers seek a deal to end a walkout that’s in its third week. But union bargainers rejected the offer because it took money...
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