UAW Local 897

On August 2, 2018 Region 9 Veterans Committee along with volunteers from WNY locals held a Hot Dog Roast at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Batavia, NY.  Many thanks to everyone who

On July 26, 2018 UAW Region 9 Veterans Committee and many volunteers held a Hotdog Roast at the Buffalo VA Hospital located at 3495 Bailey Avenue in Buffalo.

On June 26, 2018 UAW Local 897 received a Truck & Trailer from the UAW-Ford National Community Service Department to go out in the community to build wheelchair ramps.

On June 21, 2018 at The Ponds in Bath, NY volunteers from Locals 774 GM Tonawanda, 686 GM Lockport, 897 Ford Stamping, Local 55 and Local 424 along with Wayne Bieger, VCAP/Region 9 and Ed McGowan,

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NAFTA—to put it bluntly—was terrible for working families in the United States, as well as our allies to the north and south, Canada and Mexico. The terrible deal triggered job losses, closed auto factories, depressed wages and more power for corporations across all three countries.

Fill out the comment form to tell the U.S. Trade Representative why working families must be prioritized in future trade deals. We provided talking points below for you to use in crafting your own statement

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 Please see the Attached updated endorsed candidates list for UAW Region 9 NYS 2018 . Please be sure to check back here at the end of August for a further updated list which can be viewed and printed.

The 37th Constitutional Convention was held at Cobo Hall in Detroit, Mi with registration beginning on Sunday, June 10, 2018 and opening session on Monday, June 11-14, 2018.

This convention is held every four years where elections for the International Executive Board and Regional Directors are held, any and all new resolutions, are proposed, discussed and voted on by the elected delegates from each local union.