By Michael Messina

Whether it’s your wife of 50 years or a friendly coworker that deserves a nice surprise, these are five Valentine’s Day classics that will bring a little bit of joy into someone’s world. And of course, they’re union made.

By Linda Dao

Looking for a simple yet delicious meal this Valentine’s Day? We have a pasta dish that requires minimal cooking time and less cleanup since everything is cooked in one pan.

As always, our recipes are designed with union-made ingredients and help support good jobs here in the U.S.!

By Sahid Fawaz It’s official: union members are happier. According to a New York Times report, union membership means happier workers. Not a big surprise to those who already enjoy the benefits of union membership. But it’s a great signal to non-members to join the ranks and help lift themselves up to the standards of those…

The Westin

By Sahid Fawaz Members of the United Steelworkers of America (“USW”) have walked off the job at 11 plants throughout the country after their employers refused to engage in good faith bargaining. The USW states: “The oil industry is the richest in the world, but their greed and their bad faith bargaining has stalled efforts…

Ok, guys, it’s time to start thinking about the big date for this Feb. 14. This year we suggest making a day of it and heading to your favorite romantic outdoor spot. Lay out the checkered blanket and share some (union-made) sandwiches, a box of chocolate and a bottle of wine. Tell her how glad you are you found her and you should have this one in the bag. Happy Valentine’s Day!

By Sahid Fawaz

While watching one of the most exciting Super Bowls ever, we got a real treat when we saw a WeatherTech ad proudly trumpeting the message of buying American-made. It’s great to see the resurgence of companies valuing making products here at home, which benefits American workers AND strengthens the economy.

From crisp, golden ales to dark, frothy stouts the Labor 411 beer list has grown into a selection worthy of any connoisseur. Now with more than 200 selections, our updated directory features union-made brews for the host who’s throwing a party or for the worker who just wants to pop the top on a cold one after a long day. For our complete list, click here.

By Linda Dao

Looking for a new recipe that is sugar, spice, and everything nice? Look no further because we have a delicious sweet and spicy chicken wings recipe to satisfy your every desire!

As always, our recipes are designed to use union-made ingredients – so you’re not only satisfying your taste buds, but also supporting good jobs here in the US!