UAW Local 1097

Pursuant to the Consent Decree entered by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan in the matter of United States v.

More than 10,000 John Deere workers went on strike early Thursday, October 14, 2021. Many locals in Region 9 traveled to stand in support and solidarity with our Brothers and Sisters.

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The tax credit of an additional $4,500 for union-made electric vehicles made in the U.S. is a win for UAW members, unorganized autoworkers, and the entire labor movement. The provision:

  • Supports the high standards in wages, benefits, and safety that UAW members have bargained for in the auto industry
  • Incentivizes nonunion companies to stop spending millions on union busters and to allow their workers to form their unions freely
  • Encourages U.S. auto manufacturers to bring back jobs they offshored

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TO: All UAW Local Unions

Dear Sisters and Brothers,
Creating and maintaining strong and vibrant communities is a labor of love, requiring a commitment to work together toward the betterment of humankind. Our UAW family has proudly partnered with the United Way to accomplish great work in our communities throughout the decades.