USW Local 104 Newburgh Indiana


 Every year on April 28, the unions of the AFL-CIO observe Workers Memorial Day to remember those who have suffered and died on the job and to renew our efforts for safe workplaces. This year the struggle continues to create good jobs in this country that are safe and healthy and pay fair wages and to ensure the freedom of workers to form unions and, through their unions, to speak out and bargain for respect and a better future. It's time for our country to fulfill the promise of safe jobs for all.

Legislative Update for April 10, 2015

With the end of the 2015 session approaching, this week legislators faced a key Thursday deadline to gain committee approval on all bills advancing on in the legislative process. This marks the time in which bills begin to drastically change with little notice as previously dead language is often inserted into other legislation.

Alcoa employees potentially affected identified.


Anthem has confirmed that approximately 18,500 current and former participants in Alcoa’s Highmark health plans were potentially affected by the cyber-attack on Anthem’s IT systems. The Highmark members who were affected received health care services in a geographic area served by Anthem at some time in the last 10 years. The Anthem service area includes:


Many Americans know that the United States is not a democracy but a “corporatocracy,” in which we are ruled by a partnership of giant corporations, the extremely wealthy elite and corporate-collaborator government officials. However, the truth of such tyranny is not enough to set most of us free to take action. Too many of us have become pacified by corporatocracy-created institutions and culture.

he United States is in the final stages of negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a massive free-trade agreement with Mexico, Canada, Japan, Singapore and seven other countries. Who will benefit from the TPP? American workers? Consumers? Small businesses? Taxpayers? Or the biggest multinational corporations in the world?

 February 2015 New Hires

 January 2015 New Hires

  Ten Electrical Apprentices began their Apprenticeship September 15, 2014.

 Fast Track Legislation ( Please make a call today to help stop Fast Track )

 Indiana Politics ( The Permanent Erosion of Southern Indiana Democrats ) by Russ Stilwell

Republicans Sure Love to Hate Unions

What has the Union done for me.

Report from our Business Agent on banding together and standing strong for the long run.

Ruling for the USW concerning the RTW case in Lake County Circuit Court in Crown Point Indiana Much work to be done ahead, we are sure it will be appealed to the Indiana State Supreme Court. Take time to read this case it is very important  to union people. Read more >>>


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