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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.

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.

We have a new four year contract in place with the Tulsa Bus Plant. The contract is a good contract building on the progress made in our last contract. The contract could have been better though if we had had the leverage we needed by having a larger percentage of Bus Plant employees as members of Local 5010. We need to encourage our coworkers to join the union. We need to explain to them the benefit of being in the union. We need limit drama, bickering and negative attitudes toward the union. We need to show a stronger face for the non-members.

Contract Highlight Booklets will be available at the Union Hall until 4:30 today.

The union hall is located at 1414 N. Memorial Rd.
Here are the highlights of the new tenative agreement between UAW Local 5010 and Navistar.
Click on the link below.

Contract Ratification

Meeting, Discussion and Vote

UAW Local 5010 Members Only

Friday February 8th at 11:30am

Tulsa Tech, Owasso Campus

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The UAW Financial Officers’ Conference will be held Sunday, March 24 through Friday, March 29, 2019, at the Buena Vista Palace Hotel in Orlando, Florida. This conference is for local union presidents, financial secretaries/treasurers, trustees and recording secretaries.

Linda Vermillion was born in McAlester, Oklahoma on September 20th, 1965. She grew up in Hartshorne, Oklahoma. She eventually moved to Tulsa and began working at the Tulsa Bus Plant, where she has worked for the past 17 years.

Sadly, she passed away on December 31st, 2018 at Saint John's Medical Center in Tulsa. Her funeral was held at the Brumley-Mills Funeral Home in Hartshorne, Oklahoma on Saturday January 5th, 2019 and then she was laid to rest at the Sulphur Cemetery near Hartshorne. 

In a special episode, AFL-CIO's Julie and Tim discuss plant closures at General Motors with longtime autoworker Brad Markell.