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Alcoa Inc., Lafayette Operations, and the United Steelworkers Local 115 agree to the following terms and conditions regarding weekend overtime prior to a vacation. Read more >>>

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NAFTA – a defining trade deal between the U.S., Mexico and Canada – took effect in 1994. After more than two decades of refusing to comply with its commitments, the Mexican government’s failures to adequately protect workers’ rights continues to have a direct impact on workers here and there. Read more >>>

Yesterday evening in New Zealand, the U.S. trade ambassador and his counterparts from other Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) nations officially signed the deal. While this is another step in the process, it does not “start the clock” for Congress to act. We continue to have a window to press our lawmakers to oppose this disaster. Read more >>>

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To:       USW Alcoa Locals

From:  Tom Conway

Date:   12/16/2015

Re:      Solidarity Request from the Maritime Union of Australia

The Maritime Union of Australia (MUA) has asked for our assistance in a dispute with Alcoa. 

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To The Membership of USW Local 115,

The negotiating committees from the Master Contract locations met with ALCOA‘s leadership to discuss the company separation on December 4, 2015 at the USW headquarters in Pittsburgh.

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INDIANAPOLIS – According to the AFL-CIO’s annual Executive PayWatch report, released this morning, Indiana S&P 500 CEOs made an average of $12,556,710 in 2014 – 306 times more than the average Hoosier worker who earned an average of $41,033 over the same period. 
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Washington (May 12) --  Leo W. Gerard, International President of the United Steelworkers (USW) released the following statement today after the U.S. Senate failed to invoke a procedural legislative maneuver called cloture to grant President Obama proposed fast track trade negotiating authority. Read more >>>

Hawesville, Ky. – The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that approximately 560 members of Local 9423 were locked out of their jobs this morning by Century Aluminum (NASDAQ:CENQ) management after voting on Monday to reject the company’s latest “last, best and final” contract proposal. Read more >>>

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