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Union Hosts Exhibition Featuring Art Created By Ford Workers

The United Auto Workers union is hosting an exhibition of 90 artworks created by Ford Motor Co. employees across the country, an event that organizers say illustrates the marriage of art and the automotive industry.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2015

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UAW President: ‘Too Many Damn Tiers!’

“My staff said, did you see the article in the paper about a new tier, Now, and I think they got too many damn tiers now.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/25/2015

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‘Stakes Are High’ As UAW Begins 2015 Contract Talks

After more than a decade of concessions, United Auto Workers members are looking for gains…

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2015

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Former UAW VP General Holiefield Dies At Age 61

Holiefield had pancreatic cancer and was admitted to hospice earlier Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2015

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Black History Month: “Work Smart, Work Hard” Is Jimmy Settles’ Motto

Settles started out with Ford Motor Company working in a foundry.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2015

A Volkswagen worker polishes the logo on the front of a car coming off the assembly line. (Credit: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/GettyImages)

UAW Leaders: Consensus Reached With Volkswagen

UAW officials say the creation of Local 42 will avoid the need for another election that could involve “third-party interference.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2014

Newly elected UAW President Dennis WIlliams--file photo. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

UAW Launches New Strategy In Drive To Organize VW Plant

UAW Local 42 aims to represent workers at Volkswagen’s Chattanooga plant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2014

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Detroit Tigers On Hand As Balduck Park Reopens With Help From Ford, UAW

Detroit Tigers Torii Hunter, Austin Jackson, Rajai Davis and Tigers great Willie Horton were on hand for Saturday’s opening ceremonies.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2014

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UAW-Ford Funds Restoration Of Detroit Ballpark

Improvements to the neighborhood ballpark include the installation of bleachers, an updated scoreboard, landscaping and new restrooms.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2014

Newly elected UAW President Dennis WIlliams--file photo. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

New Face Of UAW Stresses Membership Solidarity, Bridging Pay Gaps

Attendees heard from Teamsters President James Hoffa, followed by newly-elected UAW President Dennis Williams delivering his inaugural address.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/05/2014

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