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If you have questions or comments about the 1/2 hour dues increase proposal, the UAW International Union wants to hear from you! CLICK HERE
Graduate employees commend administration behavior as state labor board confirms majority support
HARTFORD, Conn. — University of Connecticut (UConn) graduate student employees won union recognition today after the State Board of Labor Relations (SBLR) verified that a super majority of the workers signed cards authorizing the Graduate Employee Union/United Auto Workers (GEU-UAW) to represent them in collective bargaining.Read more >>>
50/50 Raffle raises $822 for March for Babies
The winning ticket for the UAW Local 2488 March of Dimes "March for Babies" 50/50 raffle was: #145697 (white ticket)
The member holding the winning ticket donated all the winnings back to the March of Dimes "March for Babies" making the grand total raised: $822.00
Thank you to all those who participated. You can also participate in the March for Babies on Saturday, April 26th. Registration begins at 10am and the walk starts at 11am. We will be leaving from The Chateau (formerly Jumer's) on Veteran's Parkway in Bloomington. Join the UAW 2488 team and wear your UAW logo shirt!
There is no cost or obligation to walk.
Here are the results of the election for delegates to the 36th UAW Constitutional Convention to be held June 2 through 5, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan... Read more >>>
The link below is a message from UAW International President Bob King and Secretary-Treasurer Dennis Williams:
The UAW 2014 Summer Family Scholarship Program applications are now available. All you need to provide is the time off work. Read more >>>
Gun-A-Week Calendar Winners
Keep up-to-date on the weekly winners in the Union Sportsmen's Alliance Gun-A-Week calendar drawings. CLICK HERE
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn recently went on TV to take a stand for the UAW and worker's everywhere. CLICK HERE for his debate with Tennessee's anti-worker governor on PBS.
To see Governor Quinn in a one-sided battle of wits with Rick Perry from Texas on CNN's Crossfire, CLICK HERE
Every day, thousands of babies are born too soon, too small and often very sick. The UAW Local 2488 team is walking in March for Babies because we want to do something about this. I know you care, too. That's why we are asking you to join us.... Read more >>>
Forget the cold and snow and get your team together for the 3rd Annual Gary Nichols Memorial Golf outing set for Saturday, June 14th, 2014 at the Den at Fox Creek in Bloomington... Read more >>>
Work Comp Attorney
Just a reminder that the hours for the Work Comp attorney at the UAW Local 2488 Union Center have changed for 2014. Richard Johnson of Katz-Friedman will hold regular hours on the fourth Tuesday of each month from 10am until 5pm and Chris Mose will hold regular hours on the first Wednesday of each month from 10am until 5pm. For more information, call 1-800-444-1525.
With the callback of supplementals and laid-off workers, it has come to our attention that we have a large number of members who have not updated their contact information. It is very important to update any changes in name, address, phone and/or email with both the company and Local 2488. It does not matter if you are active, laid-off, supplemental or retired.