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Detroit Automakers Worry About UAW Money Struggles

Detroit’s three automakers — Ford, Chrysler and General Motors — are increasingly anxious about the 78-year-old union’s future. For them, it’s a “devil you know” situation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/22/2014

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Citing Political Interference With VW Tennessee Vote, UAW Files Appeal

The UAW has filed an appeal with the National Labor Relations Board.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/21/2014

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Vote Goes Against Unionizing At VW Assembly Plant In Tennessee

It’s a crushing defeat for the United Auto Workers Union, as a vote to unionize in Tennessee is narrowly defeated.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2014

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GOP Senator Urges Rejection Of UAW At Volkswagen

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker says a union win would hurt efforts to lure other companies to Chattanooga, Tenn.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2014

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UAW Faces Crucial Tennessee Vote

Workers at VW Chattanooga plant vote Thursday and Friday on union representation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2014

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A Pivotal Week For Organized Labor

It’s a pivotal week for organized labor, as workers at a Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee vote on whether to be represented by the United Auto Workers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2014

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Donations To Restore Arts, Sports Programs In Detroit Schools

All DPS elementary and middle schools that haven’t had an arts and music program will have one beginning this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2013

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UAW: Majority At VW Plant Have Signed Union Cards

“We’re interested in bringing a new labor model to the U.S.,” said Gary Casteel, a regional director for the UAW.

09/11/2013

UAW President Bob King sits down with Michigan Matters host Carol Cain
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Michigan Matters: Bob King

This week on Michigan Matters, UAW President Bob King has been in the eye of the storm over Detroit’s bankruptcy as he joins with other union leaders to try and keep retired city employee pensions intact.

CBS 62–08/02/2013

United Auto Workers president Bob King. (Bill Pugliano/Getty Images, File)

Michigan, UAW To Begin Contract Negotiations

UAW President Bob King and other union and state government officials shook hands in Lansing Wednesday.

07/31/2013

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