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The Michigan State Capital In Lansing

Lawmakers Consider Move On Right-To-Work Legislation

Legislative leaders in Lansing are debating whether to introduce divisive right-to-work legislation that would limit unions’ ability to collect fees from non-union workers.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2012

Chrysler Jefferson North Assembly Plant  (credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Police: Suspect Commits Suicide After Fatally Stabbing Chrysler Worker

Detroit police confirmed an employee was fatally stabbed at the facility on Jefferson Ave., near 6 Mile Road.

CBS Detroit–09/20/2012

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Chrysler Workers: Stabbing At Plant Was Over A Woman

While a police investigation is still ongoing, workers at the plant say it all started with a feud that began a few days ago over the suspect’s wife.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2012

(WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Biden In Detroit: Romney Out Of Touch With Workers

Vice President Joe Biden is using a Labor Day rally in Detroit to portray President Obama’s re-election campaign as a battle to defend the interest of working people from a Republican attack.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/03/2012

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UAW Members At Chrysler Engine Plant Reject Deal

The United Auto Workers union says its members at Chrysler Group’s engine plant in Dundee have overwhelmingly rejected a tentative labor agreement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/16/2012

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Are Unions On The Brink In Wake Of Wisconsin Recall Failure?

Roger in Southgate disagreed, saying, “Unions are so important, I work for the city … If we didn’t have a union the city could implement anything they wanted on us at anytime.”

CBS Sports Radio 1270–06/07/2012

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UAW Marks A Defining Event:The Reuther Beating

The United Auto Workers Union commemorating the 75th anniversary of the famous “Battle of the Overpass” outside the Ford Rouge complex.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/25/2012

Inside the Chrysler Trenton Engine Plant. (WWJ Photo, File)

Chrysler Trenton Plant Workers Vote For New Schedule

Chrysler workers at the Trenton Engine Plant have voted overwhelmingly to end a rotating shift schedule.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2012

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“Right-To-Work” Supporters Challenged By UAW And Other Unions

Nearly 18 percent of the state’s workers belong to a union. Michigan has the fifth-highest percentage of unionized workers in the U.S.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/06/2012

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Unions Launch Petition Drive To Ban Right-to-work

A coalition led by the UAW is launching a petition drive this week to keep Michigan from following the lead of Indiana and becoming a “right-to-work” state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2012

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