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Dennis Williams (credit: uaw.org)

Dennis Williams Elected New UAW President

“It’s humbling,” said Williams, right after the vote. “I’m excited for our union.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2014

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

UAW Raises Dues For 1st Time In 47 Years

Representatives from local unions across the nation approved the increase with a show of hands, raising dues from two hours of pay per month to 2 1/2 hours.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

Day one of the UAW Convention in Detroit. (credit: Jeff Gilbert/WWJ)

Dues Increase ‘A Big Issue’ At UAW Constitutional Convention Underway In Detroit

Leadership, organizing and dues are high on the minds of delegates meeting in Detroit for the first day of the UAW’s Constitutional Convention.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2014

Sergio Marchionne (Chrysler photo)

Chrysler CEO Wants To Start Talks With UAW A Year Early

Marchionne says big issue will be dealing with two-tier wage system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/21/2014

UAW VP Joe Ashton (GM photo)

UAW VP Poised To Join GM Board

UAW Vice President Joe Ashton has been nominated to serve on the GM Board of Directors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/25/2014

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

UAW Drops Appeal Of VW Vote

UAW President Bob King says it would be difficult to win NLRB hearing and second election.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/21/2014

(Credit: John Gress/Getty Images)

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

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

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

U.S. Sen. Bob Corker (R-TN) (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images) File

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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