updated - October 19, 2019 Saturday EDT
The United Steelworkers (USW) has announced in a press release that the union’s bargaining committee has reached a tentative agreement on a new contract with U.S. Steel Corporation that will cover 18,000 workers at more than a dozen facilities.
Ford Motor Company has said in a press release that the recently ratified contract between the automaker and the United Auto Workers (UAW) represented employees provides a good foundation for the company to create an even stronger business in the years ahead. The new contract aligns with Ford’s labor cost structure and provides flexibility in terms of hiring more staff.
The members of the Southwest Airlines Pilots’ Association rejected the tentative agreement on a new labor contract the pilots' association made with Southwest Airlines, according to a press release issued by the pilots' association. The pilots’ association will return to the negotiating table with the airline to come up with a new labor contract.