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Two women work on the engine of a GM truck on the assembly line of the General Motors Flint Assembly Plant. (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images) FILE

Preserving Jobs, Pay Raises On Table As US Auto Talks Open

The talks are expected to be the toughest in recent memory. For the first time in more than a decade, the companies are healthy and making billions in profits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2015

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