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Charges Filed In Phony Detroit Union Scheme

Federal authorities say a Teamsters official took cash while conspiring to make it appear that workers at a fruit-and-vegetable wholesaler belonged to the union.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/15/2013

Protesters gathered outside the Capitol on Thursday, Dec. 6. (credit: WWJ/Jeff Gilbert).

Labor Unions Look To Federal Court To Stop Right-To-Work

Michigan’s right-to-work law is set to go into effect in late March and labor unions are heading to federal court in an attempt to block the law.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2013

Bob King (Getty Images)

UAW Chief: Unions Seek Mich.’Right-To-Work’ Ban

United Auto Workers President Bob King said Thursday that a coalition of unions will push for an amendment to the Michigan Constitution that bars so-called “right-to-work” legislation outlawing contracts that require employees to join unions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2012

Chrysler Group Sterling Heights Assembly Plant (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Local Chrysler Union Backs New Labor Agreement

A Detroit-area union is supporting a new labor contract with Chrysler Group, giving the agreement a boost after “no” votes at other key locals.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011