United Auto Workers

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2011

    Union Workers to Join Occupy St. Louis for Major Demonstration Today

    Photo: Brian VillaToday's march promises to be several times larger than Occupy STL's first demonstration (above) on October 1.​Several hundred -- perhaps as many as a thousand -- union workers are expected to join members of the Occupy St. Louis movement this afternoon for a massive march through ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    Ford to Escape Missouri As Legislators Debate Throwing Automaker Millions in Aid Anyway

    Left, toward Kentucky.​So, here's an interesting twist to the political story du jour in Jefferson City. As you probably know, legislators are meeting in a special session this week to consider offering Ford $15-million in annual tax-incentives for a decade if it upgrades its Claycomo assembly pla ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2009

    What the Post-Dispatch Missed About Milton "Skip" Ohlsen

    Ohlsen's mug shot as it appears in an arrest report from March 2008 when police in Ladue found him in possession of a stolen .40 caliber Glock handgun. ​If you didn't see it yesterday, the Post-Dispatch ran a front-page article on Milton "Skip" Ohlsen, the man behind a federal probe into state Sen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2007

    Pro-Vote: Progressive? Yes. Union? No.

    Each fall John Hickey, executive director of the Missouri Progressive Vote Coalition, hands out awards to people and organizations that have worked for liberal causes. This year the awards will go to Democratic state senator Jolie Justus, the fair-housing group ACORN, United Auto Workers and the re ... More >>

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 24, 2003

    Best Mayor

    T.R. Carr Hazelwood

  • News

    May 21, 2003

    Purple Power

    In less than four years, Grant Williams has turned a weak union local into one of Missouri's most potent political forces. So why's he placing all his bets on One-Term Bob?

  • News

    December 19, 2001

    All Work and No Pray

    A Muslim worker at the Ford plant faces a difficult choice

  • News

    August 8, 2001

    Fine Print

    Unhappy customers say a dealer's arbitration clause turned into a license to steal

  • News

    August 23, 2000
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    January 27, 1999

    The Tragic Christian

    Father James Carney left St. Louis to work with the poor in Honduras, putting him at odds with both church and state. Fifteen years after his mysterious death, a new CIA report raises more questions than answers.

  • News

    January 6, 1999
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    November 25, 1998

    Alarm Clock

    With the implementation of term limits just four years away, Missouri Pro-Vote is looking for a few good men and women to consider entering politics