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USW News Break - Wednesday, January 09, 2013
President Leo W. Gerard of the United Steelworkers (USW) today cited a Washington Post report on a new study released by the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) that showed employment in U.S manufacturing was nearly 30 percent lower than it otherwise would have been as a result of China’s accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 2001.
USW News Break - Monday, August 20, 2012
Economic/Political Articles Romney, Ryan Don't Get the Average Joe GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney foolishly revived the dust-up about his income tax secrecy last week. He claimed he paid at least 13 percent, an assertion easy enough for him to prove by releasing his tax documents. But he's refusing to do that. He called the concern about his tax rate "small-minded." Much more important issues overshadow it, he contended. Maybe so. But the American people, the Average Jane and Joe, do car
The Latest on the Bring Jobs Home Act - Wednesday, July 11, 2012
For the last two weeks, all across the country, Steelworkers have been making their voices heard by hosting press events, rallies, marching in parades and turning up the heat on their legislators to Bring Jobs Home. Because of the success of these efforts, the Senate wants to slightly delay the vote on the Bring Jobs Home Act in order to allow us more time to keep up our good work. We need to keep the pressure on!
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