Dennis Williams: It's our time to get in the fight

Corporate America is failing in its responsibility to its workers and the nation and is failing at it, newly elected UAW President Dennis Williams told delegates in his keynote address on the final day of the 36th UAW Constitutional Convention.

“Brothers and sisters, companies around the globe are making billions and billions. Too many times they reward themselves and leave their employees little to survive on,” Williams said.

“It’s time to bridge the gap. It’s time to lift up people. It’s time for each and every one of us to tell our corporations: No more concessions,” the UAW’s 11th president said. “We are tired of it. Enough’s enough!”

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Daily Highlights

Thursday, June 4, 2014

President Dennis Williams' keynote address
Teamsters President James P. Hoffa
Detroit Academy of Arts and Sciences Choir

FYI Delegates

Getting around Detroit

When the convention is in recess, check out all the great entertainment and attractions the city of Detroit has to offer. For events and information, go to

Cobo Hospitality Booth

The Cobo Hall Hospitality Booth will be open Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. and Monday through Friday from
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.