Latest News From Region 8

November 22, 2022
Director's Thanksgiving Message: Be Thankful for Blessings that Unite Us November 21, 2022
Local 171 Go On Strike

November 10, 2022
Region Leadership Visit Local 129
Region 8 Leadership Visit Local 276
Kentucky State CAP Meeting

November 06, 2022
Veterans Day 2022:
Remembering and Honoring Sacrifice
November 03, 2022
Thousands Vote to Strike at the University of California
November 1, 2022

Region 8 Website Celebrates 20 Years Being Online
Local 1853 Plans Member Fundraiser


October 28, 2022
Update on Stellantis Health Care Plans

October 26, 2022
Local 737 Retiree Meeting
October 25, 2022

Local 862 Communicator Gordy Druien Wins Pops Nudi Award and MLPA Names UAW President Ray Curry Eugene Debs Award Winner
October 24, 2022
2022 UAW Region 8 Veterans Council Officers
October 23, 2022

Local 2407 Holds Fall Festival and Health Fair
October 21, 2022

UAW Region 8 Standing Committee Conference Day One, Two and Three

Local 286 Complete 5K Run in Honor of Cancer Patients
October 17, 2022

Pulaski County Emergency Management And UAW Union Help With Hurricane Ian Relief

October 14, 2022
Day Two of the GM Subcouncil

October 12, 2022
Local 2164 Joins with Feeding America For Tornado Victims
Local 2164 Assembler Newsletter
GM Subcouncil Meeting

October 9, 2022
UAW Members Overwhelmingly Ratify Contract With MGM National Harbor

October 7, 2022
President Biden at Local 171 and Local 1247 Mack Volvo Hagerstown Maryland

October 6, 2022
UAW Bargaining Group Visit Local 862

October 5, 2022
Local 2195 Retiree Meeting October 10, 2022
October 4, 2022
UAW Benefit Conference

October 3, 2022
Support For UAW Active And Retired Members Affected By Hurricane Ian In Florida, South Carolina And North Carolina
September 30, 2022
North Carolina AFL-CIO Convention

September 28, 2022
Region 8 Civil and Human Rights Members Attend Tennessee State NAACP Conference

September 22, 2022
2022 UAW Region 8 Summer School Day 5
UAW AND FOREVER ENERGY ANNOUNCE NEUTRALITY AGREEMENT

September 21, 2022
2022 UAW Region 8 Summer School Day 4
- Red Shirt Day
September 20, 2022
Updated Region Calendar for 2023
2022 UAW Region 8 Summer School Day Three

September 19, 2022
2022 UAW Region 8 Summer School Day Two
September 18, 2022
2022 UAW Region 8 Summer School Begins
September 15, 2022
UAW Local 3520 Newsletter
September 13, 2022
Bus, Engine and Truck Conference Begins
September 10, 2022
Mason Matters
August 30, 2022
Labor Day 2022: Stronger In Solidarity
- Labor Day Message from UAW Region 8 Director Mitchell Smith
2022 UAW Local 2069 Annual Picnic Dublin Virginia Volvo Trucks

UAW Statement on NLRB Decision Regarding Tesla

August 26, 2022
FLORIDA SUN COAST COUNCIL OF RETIRED UAW WORKERS Third Quarter Newsletter
August 21, 2022
UAW Local 2195 September Retiree Meeting Planned
August 19, 2022
Become a UAW Organizer
August 17, 2022

Sun Valley Arizona 3rd Quarter Retiree Newsletter

August 14, 2022
Obiturary for Danny Taylor, Local 1853 Shop Chairman
August 13, 2022
Korean Trade Unionist Released

August 09, 2022
Obiturary for
Alan Keesee, Local 2850 President

July 29, 2022
Day Four Report from the 38th Constitutional Convention

Day Four Photos
Region 8 Nominates Next Region Director

July 27, 2022
Day Three 38th Constitutional Convention Report
Day Three Photos
July 26, 2022
Day Two 38th Constitutional Convention
Representative Debbie Dingell Addresses Delegates
Day Two Photos
July 25, 2022
The 38th Constitutional Convention Begins
Day One Photos

July 15, 2022
Kentucky AFL-CIO News - Our UAW made Buick just took us, trouble free, the equivalent of three round trips by air from New York to London, with nearly 1,200 miles to spare

EASTERN KENTUCKY UAW RETIRED WORKERS COUNCIL Summer Newsletter
July 14, 2022
UAW Region 8 Director Mitchell Smith Joins Local 2850 Members on the Picket Line

July 12, 2022
UAW Local 2850 Members Standing Strong
July 10, 2022
Strike Continues at Local 2850

July 07, 2022
Region 8 Leadership Visits Local 2069
July 6, 2022

UAW Local 2850 On Strike

July 5, 2022
Region 8 Families Participate in the UAW Family Education Scholarship Program
July 1, 2022
Ford Representatives Give Update on Blue Oval City

June 30, 2022
Local 862 Sponsors Bats Pride Night
June 26, 2022

Region 8 Holds Grievance Handling Class
June 22, 2022
Kentucky Sheriff’s Boys and Girls Ranch Summer Camp
June 21, 2022

Statement on Changes to COVID-19 Protocols after Meeting of the COVID-19 Joint Task Force

June 10, 2022
Report from the Southwest States CAP Meeting
Obiturary for Local 3047 Member Lance Tanner Lee Winemiller
June 7, 2022
UAW Increases Weekly Strike Pay to $400
UAW President Ray Curry’s Statement On UAW Priorities Heading Into 38th Constitutional Convention
June 6, 2022
Local 2195 June Retiree Report
June 2, 2022
UAW Commends Ford Motor Company’s Announcement on Adding Jobs and Converting 3,000 UAW Members to Permanent, Full-Time Status with Benefits

May 26, 2022
Sun Valley Retirees 2nd Quarter Newsletter
Local 862 Chaplaincy Committee Host United In Solidarity Community MeetingMay 24, 2022
New Officers for Region 8 Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, & Texas Area Women’s Council and Next Talk About It Wednesday Planned

May 19, 2022
2022 CAP Conference Day Four
2022 CAP Conference Photos Day Four
Eastern Carolina Retiree Council Appreciation Awards
Local 862 Retiree Appreciation Day
May 17, 2022
2022 UAW CAP Conference Day Three
2022 UAW CAP Conference Day Three Photos May 16, 2022
2022 CAP Conference Day Two
Photos from 2022 CAP Conference Day Two
May 15, 2022
2022 CAP Conference Begins
Photos From 2022 CAP Conference Day One
May 12, 2002
UAW Region 8 Leadership Meeting Day ThreeMay 11, 2022

UAW Region 8 Leadership Day Two
The UAW Remembers Walter Reuther 52 Years After His Passing

May 10, 2022
Local 862 President Todd Dunn
Receives Ford Oval of Honor

UAW Region 8 Leadership Meeting Begins
May 6, 2022
Mark Liburdi Memorial Golf Outing and Banquet
May 5, 2022
UAW Region 8 Retired Workers
Conference Day 3
Region 8 AD Tim Smith Tours Mack/Volvo Jacksonville, Florida
May 2, 2022
UAW Members at CNHi Strike for Improved Standard of Living, Retirement Benefits and a Better Work Environment
May 1, 2022
Local 2195 Meeting
April 29, 2022
Update From the UAW Educational Conference at Black Lake
April 28, 2022
UAW, NRDC File Joint Lawsuit Against USPS Over Controversial Oshkosh Defense Truck Contract
University of California Members Protest Pay and Policies
April 27, 2022
Worker Memorial Day Message From Director Smith

LA Times-
UC academic workers block Westwood intersection to protest pay, policies

International UAW Education Conference Update


April 25, 2022
International UAW Education Conference
April 21, 2022
Active and Retired Staff Conference

April 17, 2022
Yanfen McCalla Hiring in McCalla, Alabama
April 15, 2022
Understanding Inflation and Price Gouging
April 13, 2022
Independent Parts Supplier Conference Day Two and Three
April 10, 2022
Local 10 Support Striking Miners
April 07, 2022
Women's Month Video
April 06, 2022
Local 862 Women's History Month Video
Region 8 Holds Grievance Handling Class
GM Subcouncil Meeting
April 05, 2022
GM Subcouncil Meeting
Local 1853 Drilling Hope For Others
April 04, 2022
Suncoast Retiree Newsletter

January 10, 2022
Updated Civil Rights Officers
January 7, 2022
Updated Guidance on COVID from CDC
January 5, 2022
Local 129 Coat Drive
Suncoast January Retiree Meetings Cancelled
January 4, 2022
UAW Region 8 Leadership Meeting PostponedDecember 23, 2021

Clean Up Efforts Continue in Bowling Green

December 21, 2021
Director's Holiday Message
Local 1853 Angel Tree
December 20, 2021
Local 2069 Helping The Needy
December 17, 2021
Arrangements for Denny Wells 2164
December 15, 2021
Local 5286 Toys For Tots
December 14, 2021
Kentucky Disaster Relief Effort
Save The Date For First Annual Mark Liburdi Golf Outing
December 12, 2021
Tornadoes Devastate Region 8 Communities
Local 2164 Tornado Relief Effort


Over The Counter COVID Test No Cost To Medicare Part B Enrollees






October 31, 2022
Local 276 Family Fun Day
Local 1853 Trunk or Treat
October 30, 2022

Local 2164 Supports Feeding America and
Host Trunk or Treat

October 29, 2022

Local 276 Community Service Committee Spreading Love, Caring, Sharing, Happiness and Solidarity


December 11, 2019
Region 8 Merger










March 31, 2022
Organizing Efforts Continue at Case/IH in Texas, Tennessee and Georgia

March 30, 2022
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 2022
March 26, 2022
The UAW Celebrates Women's History Month
March 24, 2022
Local 2195 April Retiree Report
March 22, 2022
Talk About It Wednesday With the Women's Department - Working While Caring
March 21, 2022
Detroit Free Press-
GM president: First Cadillac Lyriqs off the line are key to EV future

Detroit News - Cadillac launches all-electric Lyriq

March 20, 2022
Detroit Free Press - GM Investing $4 Billion In Spring Hill Plant

March 17, 2022
Detroit Free Press- UAW President Ray Curry Did Not Violate Ethics Rule
United Farm Workers March Planned

March 15, 2022
International Union Financial Officers Conference March 11, 2022
Celebrating Region 8 Women for Women's History Month
March 10, 2022
2022 Staff Council Meeting
March 04, 2022
Statement on Changes to COVID-19 Protocols after Meeting of the COVID-19 Joint Task Force March 03, 2022
Local 5286 Working In Their Community
February 22, 2022
UAW International Executive Board To Form A New Region In Fast Growing Western StatesFebruary 21, 2022
Local 10 Members Support Fired Starbucks Workers
February 14, 2022
Local 10 Member Wins Drawing for Colt 1911 February 13, 2022
Northwest Arkansas Retired Workers Council Newsletter

Sun Valley Retiree Council 1st Quarter Newsletter
February 11, 2022

UAW Region 8 Staff Support White Shirt Day
UAW Region 8 Membership Donate Over $134,000 to Kentucky Tornado Relief Effort

February 3, 2022
SPRING  2022 Eastern Kentucky UAW Retiree Newsletter
January 24, 2022
Region 8 V-CAP/Colt 19 Drawing
January 21, 2022
Region 8 Women's Department Begins "Talk About It Wednesday"

January 18, 2022
Free Home COVID Testing Kits Available January 17, 2022
UAW Region 8 V-CAP/Colt 19 Drawing Scheduled for January 20, 2022
UAW Mourns The Loss Of Geri Ochocinska
January 11, 2022
Remembering Dr. King- Combatting the Cancer of Hate
2022 Region 8 Calendar

 

 

 

 

     

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