Union Media Releases

United Steelworkers Union: Build Back Better Through Infrastructure Spending on Both Sides of the Border

United Steelworkers Union: Build Back Better Through Infrastructure Spending on Both Sides of the Border

PITTSBURGH, PA / TORONTO, CANADA – As the largest private-sector union in North America, representing more than 850,000 members on both sides of the border, the United Steelworkers union (USW) sees U.S. President Joe Biden’s American Jobs Plan as an opportunity to maintain and create jobs, bolster manufacturing and make our communities safer.  

Steelworkers Counter Anti-Union Practices at Community Care Agency

Steelworkers Counter Anti-Union Practices at Community Care Agency

Faced with the stalemate in negotiations over the last 10 months and a thinly veiled anti-union strategy at Diogenes suivi communautaire, the United Steelworkers/Syndicat des Métallos has filed for arbitration for a first collective agreement. Quebec’s Labour Code allows for first-contract arbitration after unsuccessful negotiations and conciliation attempts.