Former UAW Official Pleads Guilty To Embezzling $2.2M From UnionA former official at a suburban Detroit branch of the United Auto Workers has pleaded guilty to charges that he embezzled more than $2 million in union money.
Masks Optional At Auto Plants Not In High COVID-19 Risk CountiesFace masks will be optional for U.S. union auto workers, as long as their factories are in counties that are not at high risk for the novel coronavirus.
Stellantis Reports Massive Profit, UAW Workforce Eligible For $14,000 Profit-Sharing ChecksAutomaker Stellantis is reporting massive profits in its 2021 year-end review.
Ford UAW Workers To Receive Average $7,377 Profit-Sharing ChecksFord's union workers can expect a big payday soon as the company announced they will receive a profit-sharing check an average of $7,377.
Federal Judge Signs Off On Historic Change To UAW ConstitutionMembers of the United Auto Workers will vote in national leadership elections after a judge approved the results of a referendum that rose from a corruption scandal at the union.
UAW Votes For Direct Election Of Leaders In Wake Of ScandalThe “one member, one vote” measure received about 64% of 140,586 valid ballots that were received by Monday’s mail-in deadline.
UAW Members Likely To Approve Direct Election Of LeadersMembers of the United Auto Workers union are set to approve picking their leaders in direct elections, according to the ballots that have already been counted.
Another UAW Official Charged With Looting Union CoffersAn official at a suburban Detroit branch of the United Auto Workers took $2 million from the union and spent it on cars, guns, luxury clothing, and gambling, federal investigators said Nov. 10.
UAW Members To Vote In Fall On Direct Election Of LeadersThe United Auto Workers union's 397,000 members will vote by mail this fall on whether they want to pick their leaders in direct elections.
UAW Gets $1.1M For Northern Michigan Lake House Built For Former PresidentThe United Auto Workers union says it got $1.1 million for a lakefront house in northern Michigan that was being built for a former president who was sentenced to prison in a federal corruption probe.
UAW-Represented Auto Workers Won't Need Masks If VaccinatedUnionized autoworkers in the U.S. who have been fully vaccinated against the novel coronavirus will no longer have to wear face masks at work.
UAW Leaders Pick Secretary-Treasurer Ray Curry To Run UnionRay Curry, 55, was picked by the union's International Executive Board on Monday. He will replace Rory Gamble, who retires on Wednesday.
Rory Gamble, Who Led UAW Through Scandal, Pandemic, RetiresRoy Gamble, 65, became acting president in November of 2019 just after a contentious 40-day strike against General Motors, and in the middle of a wide-ranging federal probe of bribery and embezzlement by top union officials.
Former UAW Leader Gary Jones Gets 28-Month SentenceHe plotted to steal up to $1.5 million in union dues, and the money he diverted was spent on golf clubs, vacation homes, booze, and lavish meals, fostering a culture of corruption within the United Auto Workers union.
Former UAW President Dennis Williams Sentenced To 21 Months In PrisonThe former president for the United Auto Workers was sentenced for his role in the federal corruption case.