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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

(Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

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

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

(Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

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
(credit: CBS 62)

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

UAW President Bob King among several addressing the city of Detroit filing for Chapter 9 bankruptcy. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Unions To City: Get Out Of Bankruptcy Court And Back To Bargaining Table

UAW President Bob King says the state has the responsibility to live up to its promises.

97.1 The Ticket–07/22/2013

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King’s ‘Walk To Freedom’ Inspires Video Contest

Local college and high school students are being encouraged to participate in a special video contest called “Now is the Time” — designed to connect Dr. King’s legacy with today’s actions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/25/2013

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