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GMP Approves Merger With USW

The GMP 75th Quadrennial Convention was held during the week of August 8 through August 12. The principle purpose of the Convention was to consider a resolution approving the merger of the GMP with the United Steelworkers (USW). After careful and thorough review of the Merger Agreement, the Law Committee unanimously recommended to the delegates that the resolution authorizing and approving the GMP’s merger with the USW be approved by the Convention. After the Law Committee reported its recommendation and the motion to approve the merger was before the delegates, a presentation was made to the delegates to discuss the details of the merger, highlight the many advantages to our membership which will result from the merger and to address any questions which remained about the merger. ...

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