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• Dial our toll-free number to the U.S. Senate: 877-607-0785.
Please be sure to make two calls, one to each of your Senators.
• Tell the office who you are and where you are from, and tell them …. The policy action desired.
• When you finish your Senate calls, please also call your Representative.
The toll-free number for the U.S. House is: 866-202-5409.
Congress must do their part by passing this bill swiftly and fairly.
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Our Founding Principles
The work of Steelworkers Organizing Committee begin in 1942 with a set of founding principles - values that still guide us today:
To unite in one organization, regardless of creed, color or nationality, all workmen and working women eligible for membership.
To increase the wages, and improve the conditions of employment of our members by legislation, joint agreements or other legitimate means.
To endeavor to obtain by joint negotiation or legislative enactment a six-hour day and five-day week.
To strive for a minimum wage scale for all members of our organization.
To provide for the education of our children by lawfully prohibiting their employment until they have reached eighteen years of age
To secure equitable statutory old-age pension, workman’s compensation and unemployment insurance laws.
To enforce existing just laws and to secure the repeal of those which are unjust.
To secure by legislative enactment, laws protecting the limbs, lives and health of our members; (laws) establishing our right to organize; (laws) preventing the employment of privately armed guards during labor disputes and such other legislation as will be beneficial.
"For all members currently on inactive status due to voluntary layoff: Currently due to your inactive status you may not be able to use "My HR" via the USS website. The local has negotiated with the company to accept manual bids from those impacted for postings now and in the future. Attached is the link to download the "Manual Bid Form". You can download, print, and fill this form out, and email it to email@example.com to submit a manual bid. If you do not have these capabilities, you may email firstname.lastname@example.org with all the required information from the form, in an email setting. For example, your name, check number, posting number, division/position, your managers name and phone number. There are currently 2 postings available to manually bid on and are attached in this post. The local will regularly post new postings on this page going forward, until further notice. The manual bid form can be found at.... Any questions reach out to your griever or call the hall.[219-887-0591]" L. Bain Recording Secretary, USW1066
Additional Method for Job Posting Bid Entry
See NOTICES for the "manual" Notice of Job Postings
USW Local 1066
1221 E. Ridge Rd
Gary, IN 46409