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September 25, 2013  

GM to sell $4.5B in notes to pay off debt to union trust funds

GM will also use $1.2 billion from the new bonds to pay off 7% notes, retiring debt held by a trust controlled by Unifor.

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September 16, 2013  

Workers at CAMI plant in Ingersoll ratify GM contract

Agreement includes a $3,000 signing bonus, full-time jobs to about 300 temporary workers.

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September 3, 2013  

Unifor leader says Labour Day march a symbol of hope

Tom Mulcair says new union will solidify the Canadian labour movement at a time when middle-class jobs are under attack.

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August 8, 2013  

Ken Lewenza steps down as head of CAW

CEP president Dave Coles will also not run for presidency of the newly merged union, Unifor.

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July 18, 2013  

GM Canada wrong to cut benefits of retired workers, Ontario court rules

Some former workers saw their basic life insurance benefit cut from more than $100,000 to $20,000.

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July 11, 2013  

Talks underway to merge USW, TWU

Negotiations have been ongoing since May.

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June 24, 2013  

Federal briefing deflates claim of corporate cash hoard

A revised Statistics Canada estimate puts it at about $544 billion in Q1.

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May 30, 2013  

UNIFOR: Canada’s newest (and biggest) labour union

CAW, CEP reveal name and logo of super union.

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May 6, 2013  

Ontario budget should be approved, say CAW and CEP

Unions pleased with measures to strengthen province’s manufacturing sector.

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April 17, 2013  

CAW reaches 30 day agreement with National Auto Radiator

Negotiations on a broader agreement continue as lockout ends.

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March 25, 2013  

No tentative deal between GM and Cami assembly workers

Automaker says it needs more time for negotiations.

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November 19, 2012  

CAW ratifies agreement at Wescast exhaust plant

Agreement extends company’s commitment to keep the plant open for at least another year.

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October 30, 2012  

CAW, Lear Whitby reach tentative agreement

400 employees are back to work after two-day strike.

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October 29, 2012  

CAW strikes at Wescast and Lear over job security and concessions

Union accuses parts makers of lack of commitment; and trying to force concessions
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October 16, 2012  

Super-union will get bigger

CAW, CEP say newly created union will seek to double its size.