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Election Results
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Election Held:  Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Region 1A, UAW
Union Pioneer Scholarship

2020 High School Seniors Can win one of the following

Special General Membership Meeting

All Units
Sunday, March 1, 2020

Time:  11 AM

NO REASON ABSENTEE BALLOT APPLICATION - MICHIGAN

Michigan residents voted in 2018 to change the law on voting by absentee ballot.  Michigan Residents that are 18 years and older are now allowed to vote No Reason Absentee Ballot in elections.  Below is the attached application that you can fill out and send to your City Clerk, if you wish to receive your ballot at your home without having to wait in voting lines at your polling location on election day.

65th Annual UAW Region 1A
Invitational Bowling Tournament Results
February 15, 2020

President Rory L. Gamble: “Owen Bieber’s death is a loss for our union and all working people. He was a man of incredible leadership. He was not afraid of tough battles or taking a stand on controversial issues, ” said UAW president Rory L. Gamble. “He was not only a devoted trade unionist but a social activist whose impact was felt around the world. Whether it was his support to end apartheid in South Africa or in Poland, Owen stood on the right side of history for the nation and the world. ”

The UAW International Executive Board is deeply saddened at the passing today of UAW beloved President Emeritus Owen F. Bieber at age 90.

Flint Truck and AC Spark Plug Veteran to Lead UAW in 73 MI Counties - FLINT - Michigan Delegates from UAW locals in 73 counties met in Flint today to select a successor to long-time Regional Director Gerald Kariem, who became a UAW Vice President in January.

“Through collective bargaining UAW members were able to bargain profit-sharing to adequately reflect their role in FCA US’ profitability. UAW FCA members make some of the best-selling quality products in America. Today’s eligible profit sharing amount of $7,280 per member, reflects that hard work, dedication and product success.”

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the keynote speaker on the final day of the 2020 UAW Community Action Program (CAP) Conference, quoted Walter Reuther as saying, “We can make America the image of what it really stands for.”
The last day of the UAW Community Action Program Conference kicked off with a 7 a.m. Women’s Breakfast that drew about 500 UAW members to hear from Congresswoman Debbie Dingell, UAW Vice President Cindy Estrada and UAW Region 9A Director Beverley Brakeman.