COVID-19 Information for Unions and Members

As our nation and our world takes measures to mitigate the impact of the novel coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic, workers need effective rank-and-file unions more than ever, to make sure workers’ voices are heard as decisions are being made which impact our health, our jobs, and our ability to provide for our families.

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Two Debra Gornall Scholarships Announced for 2021

UE Eastern Region is proud to once again award scholarships in honor of Debra Gornall, past president of the Eastern Region, to a child or grandchild of an Eastern Region member. For 2021, we will award two scholarships – one for an incoming college freshman and one for an incoming college sophomore.

Eligible applicants must be enrolled in a 2- or 4-year program or in an accredited trade school. Applicants must be a member of the Eastern Region or the child or grandchild of an Eastern Region member. The deadline for submission is 2/28/21.

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Don’t Have A Union in Your Workplace?

Workers are fighting for Personal Protective Equipment, additional sick leave, hazard pay and in some cases forcing their employers to temporarily shut down until it’s safe to return. Organizing workplaces is more important than ever to protect yourself and your fellow employees. Be sure to visit UE’s “Fight For Our Lives” information and contact us for help getting started.

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