UAW Local 1111

Greetings Brothers and Sisters: The International Union and Region 2B Director Richard Rankin have reached a resolution that includes the UAW International Union withdrawing the Article 30 Charges and Director Rankin resigning from his position as Regional Director and as an employee of the International Union.
Open Letter in Regard to GM: I am not a spokesman for anyone other than myself and the words in this opinion piece are mine and they pertain specifically and solely to me. Since retiring on July 1, 2010, I have avoided speaking to the media. I read with disgust and dismay some newspaper articles pertaining to me yesterday. I do not blame the reporters. They were covering a story based on statements taken from General Motors’ Motion to Alter or Amend Judgment against Fiat Chrysler and others, dated August 3, 2020. I do, however, place the blame squarely on GM for their malicious and utterly baseless attack against me and a supposed “unnamed” member of my family.

The International Union, UAW and Region 2B Director Richard Rankin have reached a resolution that includes the UAW International Union withdrawing with prejudice the Article 30 charges and Di

“Outside the bubble of Washington, D.C. our families continue to struggle with an economy devastated by this pandemic.

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Union members in the public sector are once again under attack and need our support. The Snyder-appointed Civil Service Commission is using the cover of a global pandemic to engage in underhanded union busting targeted at State of Michigan workers. This is not only an attack on dedicated state employees, but also their ability to provide quality public services to the people of Michigan. At a time when state workers have been on the frontlines of protecting the people of Michigan from the coronavirus, these anti-worker commissioners are trying to undermine the right of state employees to collectively bargain. Stand with our brothers and sisters and tell the Civil Service Commission to end these anti-union attacks.

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We are updating our Bylaws as requested by International Union. The changes will include updates needed due to no longer having acive local and new language about associate members to give them voice and vote and ability to run for some offices if unable to get retiree to run. This was voted on and passed at December 18 2019 meeting. They are now active and have been sent to International for final approval.

1111 Retiree Meetings  will normally be held the third Wednesday of each month. July and September meetings may be moved to 4th Wednesday if there is a conflict with multiple officers needing to be out of state the same week on union business. November and December meetings will be catered as long as there are enough funds to support these functions. Please bring a covered dish to  all other meetings. Chapter will supply meat

Location:  550 S Audubon Road, Indianapolis, IN 46219

Time:  11:00 AM but welcome to come early to visit

Dates:

Chairman                             John Fippen                          (317)797-0378

Vice-Chairman                     Terry Davidson

Recording Secretary            Brenda Smith    

Financial Secretary               Blaine  Smith

SGT at ARMS                          Danny Higgins