On November 7, 2022, UAW President Ray Curry and Region 2B Director Wayne Blanchard, as well as other International Staff visited the Rolls Royce plant in Indianapolis where aerospace and defense p

In September 2022, members of UAW Local 1166 in Kokomo, IN struck to settle health & safety concerns in their local collective bargaining agreement.  

In September 2022, UAW Region 2B held our first ever Union Involvement Conference at the Walter and May Reuther UAW Family Education Center.

On July 17, 2022 UAW members across Indiana and Ohio participated in friendly competition with each other, as well as some rainclouds all in the name of raising money for the Richard T. Gosser Scholarship Program.  The event was held at at Thunderbird Hills Golf Course in Huron, OH.

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The week of May 15 - 18, 2022 members from all over the United States attended the 2022 UAW National CAP Conference in National Harbor, MD. They learned about issues that impact the lives of working people and lobbied their representatives to support labor.

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Over the course of a week, Region 2B's Retired Workers, Leadership and Advisory Councils descended upon Fort Wayne, IN to meet, plan, and discuss issues.  Delegates were addressed by UAW Region 2B Director Wayne Blanchard, as well as UAW President Ray Curry and UAW Secretary-Treasurer Frank Stuglin, amongst others.

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On October 18 - 20, 2021, more than 300 delegates from Indiana and Ohio gathered in Columbus, OH for a leadership meeting and to handle the regular business of the Region 2B Advisory Councils, including the newly established Education Advisory Council.  Per their bylaws, all Advisory Councils held elections for their officers.

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On October 7, 2021 Stellantis announced that it would invest a total of $229 million in three of its Kokomo, Indiana, plants to help the company reach its goal of achieving 40% low-emission vehicle sales in the U.S. by 2030. This announcement, which will retain 662 jobs, comes three months after the company laid out its long-term electrification strategy, where it committed to investing $35 billion through 2025 in electrification and software.

On Tuesday, September 21st, UAW members visited House and Senate representatives to discuss redistricting, the EV Commission's HB 292, and anti-voter rights bills HB 294 and HB 387.

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The UAW Region 2B Director's Golf Outing was held on August 21st, 2021 at The Legends Golf Club in Franklin, Indiana.

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The Gosser Scholarship Golf Outing was held on July 31st, 2021 at Thunderbird Hills Golf Club in Huron, Ohio.

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