Labor

AFL-CIO Secretary-Treasurer Shuler on UAW strike: ‘We’re ready to fight’

A couple hours after presidential hopeful U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) greeted United Auto Workers (UAW) members outside General Motors’ Detroit-Hamtramck assembly plant on...

Warren joins UAW workers in Detroit on ‘Solidarity Sunday’

As the United Auto Workers (UAW) strike extended into its seventh day, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) joined striking workers at General Motors’ Detroit-Hamtramck...

Rick Haglund: Path to self-driving vehicles could be bumpier than a...

Electric self-driving cars and trucks promise to transform an auto industry that has relied almost exclusively on gasoline-powered vehicles for more than a century...

Updated: Warren, Sanders to do UAW strike support in Detroit

Updated, 5:24 a.m. 9/21/19 with Sanders' visit Presidential hopeful U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) announced on Friday that she will visit striking UAW workers in...

U.S. House passes bill to end forced arbitration

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House on Friday passed legislation that would eliminate forced arbitration clauses in employment, consumer and civil rights cases. If enacted, the...

UAW reports progress, even after GM cut off health care for...

Union officials with the United Auto Workers (UAW) say they’re making progress on contract talks as more than 40,000 General Motors workers wind down...

Trump labor secretary pick Scalia questioned gay rights in 1985 article

WASHINGTON — When Eugene Scalia was a fourth-year English major at the University of Virginia in 1985, he penned an article for the student...

UAW strike against GM reaches Day 2 as Trump could side...

Almost 48 hours after the UAW kicked off a strike against General Motors, other unions walked the picket line to support their union brothers...

UAW wants GM jobs returned to Michigan from overseas, ready for...

Randy Freeman, president of United Auto Workers (UAW) Local 652 in Lansing, says the union is ready for a prolonged strike if necessary.  Freeman pointed...

Dem presidential hopefuls back UAW workers in strike

As about 46,000 UAW workers went on strike at General Motors at midnight, presidential candidates and other Democratic officials lined up to support them. This...

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