United Steelworkers Local 1944 has a long and proud history of representing communications workers and workers in related fields. We strive to negotiate collective agreements that promote fair wages as well as just and equitable treatment for all. At USW Local 1944, we believe that member participation and input is essential to the successful operation of the organization.
USW Local 1944 has more than 70 years of experience in dealing with employers and providing services to its members, protecting and improving their wages, benefits and working conditions. We invite member participation at every level of our organization through a democratic process that encourages two-way communication between members and elected officers. The TWU has built a reputation for guarding the principles which maintain the integrity of the labour movement and which encourage commitment and activism.
The Local Union Delegated Meeting involves delegates from each Unit of USW Local 1944, meeting in solidarity to discuss and decide upon the issues that matter to our members. The National Executive Board governs the Local between Local Union Delegated Meetings, meets at least once per quarter, and has representation from across the country.