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How can we get rid of our unwanted shop steward? He is not trusted by the majority of memb

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How can we get rid of our unwanted shop steward? He is not trusted by the majority of memb ership. He is appointed by our departmental committeeman.
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In order to remove the shop steward you would need to follow the bylaws of your union and/or your contract which would have a provision for removal. If there are no such provisions you would need a petition signed by 2/3 of the membership to the Business Manager and Executive Board of the union to ask for them to consider removal for cause and it is up to them.

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