UAW Local 897

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The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) awarded the $6 billion contract for the next generation of postal vehicles to Oshkosh Defense, a company with a reputation for tough military trucks built with union labor with just a small number of electric vehicles on order.

But instead of using this opportunity to expand quality jobs under a decades-old union contract, the company plans to refurbish a vacant warehouse in another state and build these vehicles without a commitment to union wages or representation.

Let’s Build Back Better and put letter carriers in union-made vehicles that are good for the planet. Add your name and sign the petition if you agree.

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Please click on link below to view/print  important update  from Mike Booth Vice President and Director and UAW General Motors Departmentto all UAW, GM, GMCH, and Ultium Cells $500 Lump Sum Update from April 9, 2024

Below is a schedule of the 2024 Education Conferences which will be held at Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Education Center - Onaway, MI.  Call letters will be posted as they become avaailable.

There’s a direct relationship between the ballot box and the bread box, and what the union fights for and wins at the bargaining table can be taken away in the legislative halls.

–Walter Reuther, UAW Constitutional Convention 1970 

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