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October 25, 2022 | Updates and Announcements

Albany Times Union: GE union workers protest at Schenectady plant for fair contracts

General Electric workers from across the country mobilized in Schenectady Tuesday afternoon, demanding reinvestment in American workers, stronger pay and union protections ahead of the company’s historic split. Hundreds of GE employees converged at IUE-CWA Local 301 Union Hall and marched to the General Electric Plant at 1 River Road in what organizers are calling the largest national direct action by GE workers in years. The multi-state directive attracted workers from plants in New York, Massachusetts, Kansas and Kentucky pushing the $80 billion company to increase wages to respond to inflation, protect retirement security and stop the offshoring of GE jobs.

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October 25, 2022 | Updates and Announcements

General Electric protest in New York to unite workers from across country to demand GE stop job cuts, tackle inflation with pay boost, invest in U.S. wind turbine production to create new green energy jobs, ensure stability during $2 billion company split

In new charges filed by General Electric workers fighting to unionize in Alabama, workers allege GE issued illegal threats to close their factory, multiple retaliatory terminations of pro-union workers, illegal surveillance, and intimidation tactics

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October 4, 2022 | Updates and Announcements

BREAKING: General Electric Charged With Unfair Termination Of Pregnant Worker, Illegal Union Busting In Alabama Organizing Fight

In new charges filed by General Electric workers fighting to unionize in Alabama, workers allege GE issued illegal threats to close their factory, multiple retaliatory terminations of pro-union workers, illegal surveillance, and intimidation tactics

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September 13, 2022 | Updates and Announcements

BREAKING: New union tentative agreement would boost pay now for Massachusetts GE Aviation workers hit hard by inflation

Tentative agreement at Lynn GE plant means workers can earn pay increases faster, have a voice on wage caps..

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August 26, 2022 | Updates and Announcements

GE Union Campaign Captains Take the Fight to the Shop Floor

As General Electric union workers with IUE-CWA prepare for bargaining on a new union contract with GE, campaign captains across the country…

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August 4, 2022 | Updates and Announcements

OHIO GE LIGHTING PLANT CLOSURE WITH HUNDREDS OF JOB CUTS MAKES AMERICAN-MADE LIGHT BULBS NEARLY EXTINCT. NATION’S LARGEST UNION FOR GE WORKERS: “WE HOLD GE RESPONSIBLE.”

America’s wind energy sector must be powered by good union jobs. That’s the message IUE-CWA President Carl Kennebrew took to his June 6 White House meeting with President Biden and key stakeholders from across the country.

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July 24, 2022 | Updates and Announcements

BIDEN WIND ENERGY SUMMIT HIGHLIGHTS GE UNION WORKERS

America’s wind energy sector must be powered by good union jobs. That’s the message IUE-CWA President Carl Kennebrew took to his June 6 White House meeting with President Biden and key stakeholders from across the country.

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July 24, 2022 | Updates and Announcements

AMERICAN WIND ENERGY MUST BE MADE BY GE’S UNION WORKERS

IUE-CWA President Carl Kennebrew recently returned from a tour of unionized wind energy plants in Europe, a trip that has helped bolster the campaign to bring GE wind jobs home to the United States.

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July 21, 2022 | Updates and Announcements

GE’S LARGEST UNION SLAMS REBRAND AS JOB CUTS LOOM

As General Electric made national headlines this week unveiling the names and logo colors of the three companies it is splitting itself into, the president of IUE-CWA, the largest union representing GE workers, slammed the company for going in the wrong direction.

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