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Unity and Strength for Workers. These words are literally in our name, but what do they really mean? I  want to share with you a story out of our district that I think is a good example of why nothing is more important than our unity, our strength and our members....

March 7, 2019

Members of the United Steelworkers (USW) union visited Capitol Hill today to attend a U.S. House subcommittee hearing on the crisis facing multiemployer pension plans and to urge Congress to act to protect workers’ retirement funds.

Two dozen USW members and retirees at...

U.S. Steel and the United Steelworkers have made progress on local issues at the mills before resuming talks in Pittsburgh this week.

"We know it's still early in the bargaining process, but we also know that we're going to face some challenging days ahead," the union s...

Despite promises, Trump has yet to do anything about imports. It’s hurting workers nationwide.

Tuesday marks the 40th anniversary of Black Monday, the infamous day in 1977 when Youngstown Sheet & Tube Co. abruptly shut its doors. Thousands of steelworkers were suddenly...

U.S. Steel is investing more than $50 million in its Gary Works steel mill this year as it looks to make its operations more efficient to capitalize off higher steel prices.

The steelmaker announced a $1.2 billion flat-rolled segment asset revitalization program over th...

A country claiming the greatest military on earth can’t be without some things. Steel is an obvious one.

In the age of drones, aluminum is another. Aluminum is essential for flying machines like the F-35 joint strike fighter and Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet, for armor pla...

April 25, 2017

U.S. Steel's stock price has been riding high since the presidential election on the expectation of more tariffs, but the Pittsburgh-based steelmaker is still losing money.

The steelmaker reported a loss of $180 million, or $1.03 per diluted share, in the first quarter....

March 14, 2017

Earlier this month, the Trump administration unveiled a trade agenda to Congress that aims to punish countries that violate international trade laws, even if that means ignoring unfavorable decisions by the World Trade Organization (WTO).

USW International Vice Presiden...