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UAW Convention Elects Williams to Succeed King

United Auto Workers convention delegates overwhelmingly elected Secretary-Treasurer Dennis Williams to succeed retiring union President Bob King. Williams defeated challenger Gary Walkowicz, UAW a Local 600 bargaining committeeman, 3,215-49. Delegates named Region 8 Director Gary Casteel as Secretary-Treasurer, by acclamation.

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World Trade Organization Rules vs. Chinese Car Tariffs; Steel Workers Hail Decision

The World Trade Organization ruled on June 3 that Chinese tariffs and other penalties imposed on U.S. cars break world trade rules, U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman announced. The Steel Workers, who lead labor’s charge against unfair Chinese trade practices, hailed the ruling, USTR’s third straight win against the Chinese.

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