01/04/2010 - 3:09pm

At the September 12, 2009 meeting of the Michigan State Utility Workers Council, the delegate body approved an amendment to the MSUWC Constitution which restructures how Union dues are calculated.

12/29/2009 - 1:22pm

Utility Workers (UWUA) Secretary-Treasurer Gary Ruffner and Bob Baugh, executive director of the AFL-CIO Industrial Union Council, write about a meeting with U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu. Ruffner, UWUA President Michael Langford, UWUA Regulatory Affairs Director Carl Wood and Baugh are attending climate change talks in Copenhagen, Denmark, where 40 U.S. union members are part of a 400-member global union movement delegation led by the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC).

12/29/2009 - 1:15pm

The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality awarded an air permit to Consumers Energy to build an 830-megawatt, coal-fired plant in Bay County, moving the controversial project one step closer to reality.

11/25/2009 - 1:56pm

On November 12, the Lansing Gas Service and Gas Distribution departments were given resolutions to congratulate them for each having one year with zero lost-time accidents.

11/24/2009 - 10:50am

Consumers Energy has offered buyouts to nearly all of its 8,000 employees, citing the poor economy and having too many workers with not enough work to go around.

09/23/2009 - 7:05am

At a Michigan State Utility Workers Council Meeting held at the Traverse City Holiday Inn on September 11, 2009, MSUWC President Pat Dillon honored and presented two recipients with scholarship awards.

09/15/2009 - 1:12pm

The Executive Board would like to thank the membership for their input and cooperation in returning the contract surveys and contract change proposals that were recently mailed by the Council.  This information will be extremely helpful as we enter into contract negotiations.

06/12/2009 - 9:19am

Letter to the editor of the Jackson Citizen Patriot from Patrick Dillon, MSUWC President

06/03/2009 - 12:46pm

MCV, one of the nation's largest gas-fired cogeneration projects, has been sold.

Voting information
09/16/2020 - 12:58pm

Information about registering to vote, getting an absentee ballot, voting locations, and Michigan State AFL-CIO endorsements (among other things) is available at . 

Be sure to make your voice heard at the ballot box this November!

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