United Auto Workers

Gary Jones
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CNN
November 21, 2019 - 9:33 am
Embattled UAW President Gary Jones resigned his post Wednesday as the union's leadership was seeking to remove him from office because he allegedly misused union funds. Read more.
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An inflatable pig sits outside of UAW Local 659 in Flint on Thursday, October 3, 2019.
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AP News
November 06, 2019 - 12:05 pm
A retired vice president of the United Auto Workers union on Wednesday became the 13th person to be charged in a federal investigation of alleged corruption at the union and auto companies.
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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, Mi.
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AP News
November 02, 2019 - 2:31 pm
The United Auto Workers announced Saturday that President Gary Jones is taking a paid leave of absence amid a federal investigation of corruption within the union.
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United Auto Worker Lindsey Higgins, exits the the UAW Local 2250 Ken Worley Hall with her two children after voting on the offer made to union workers by General Motors on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019.
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AP News
October 25, 2019 - 4:42 pm
Striking workers at two large General Motors factories, including one with the most employees in the U.S., have approved a new contract with the company, all but assuring the deal will be ratified and a contentious 40-day strike will end Friday.
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AP News
October 17, 2019 - 5:19 pm
By Tom Krisher DETROIT (AP) — Striking General Motors workers will stay on the picket lines for several more days until they vote on a tentative four-year contract agreement with the company. Factory-level officials from the United Auto Workers union voted to recommend the agreement to members at a...
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Union members picket outside a General Motors facility in Langhorne, Pa.
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AP News
October 16, 2019 - 11:56 am
The United Auto Workers and General Motors have reached a tentative contract agreement that could end a monthlong strike that brought the automaker's U.S. factories to a standstill.
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Yolanda Jacobs, a United Auto Workers member, walks the picket line at the General Motors Romulus Powertrain plant in Romulus, Mich.
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AP News
October 15, 2019 - 10:59 am
General Motors CEO Mary Barra joined negotiators at the bargaining table, an indication that a deal may be near to end a monthlong strike by the United Auto Workers union that has paralyzed the company's factories.
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The Renaissance Center, headquarters of General Motors, on the Detroit River in downtown Detroit.
Mary Schroeder, Special to the Free Press
AP News
October 01, 2019 - 11:14 am
A parts shortage caused by a strike by the United Auto Workers union has forced General Motors to shut down its pickup truck and transmission factories in Silao, Mexico.
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Nearly 50,000 UAW members who work in GM facilities across the country, including here in Langhorne, are now on strike.
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Tim Jimenez
September 16, 2019 - 7:07 am
Nearly 50,000 General Motors workers are now on strike. Their walkout began at midnight at GM facilities across the country. Workers shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nine states across the U.S., as well as 22 parts distribution warehouses, including the one in Langhorne.
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Elon Musk
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August 30, 2018 - 1:34 pm
By Chris Isidore (CNN Money) -- Tesla CEO Elon Musk is already in trouble for tweeting about plans to take the company private. Now he could be in trouble for a tweet about a union organizing effort at the company. The United Auto Workers union has been trying to organize workers at the company's...
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