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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

Protesters inside the Coleman A. Young building in Detroit. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Protest Over Snyder’s Policies Rally Hundreds In Detroit

AFSCME Local along with other union members were protesting hiring of an emergency manager for the city of Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/12/2013

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NHL, Players’ Union Meet For 30 Minutes

The proposals are flying back and forth between the NHL and the players’ association.

97.1 The Ticket–01/02/2013

Following a day of negotiations with the NHL Players Association, NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly of the National Hockey League addresses the media at the Westin Times Square on December 5, 2012 in New York City. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHL Files Unfair Labor Charge Against Union

The NHL and its locked-out players might turn up in a courtroom before they find their way back onto the ice.

97.1 The Ticket–12/15/2012

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Lawsuit And Civil Protest Planned Over Right-To-Work Legislation

A union activist and Highland Park school board member has filed a lawsuit against right-to-work legislation, claiming violation of the Open Meetings Act.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2012

Bob King, UAW President. (File Photo)

UAW President Predicts Post-Election Progress

Bob King thinks pragmatism and patriotism will pull Congess together.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2012

A Chrysler Minivan at the Chrysler Windsor Assembly plant in Windsor Ontario.  (Fabrizio Costantini/Getty Images-File)

No Strike For CAW As Negotiations Go Day-To-Day

There will not be a strike nor a settlement in the short-term as the Canadian Auto Workers union is now taking negotiations on a day-to-day basis.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2012

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Canadian Auto Talks Hitting “Stretch Run”

Negotiators for the Canadian Auto Workers union are expected to spend the entire weekend trying to avert a strike threatened for 11:59 PM Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/13/2012

Cleveland Engine Plant  (Photo by Shaun Heasley/Getty Images)

Strike Deadline Looms For Detroit Carmakers

The Canadian Auto Workers Union has told local leaders to get ready for a strike, just in case one is needed when their contracts with the “Detroit Three” auto companies expire next Monday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/11/2012

Dean Young (Booking Photo)

Mich. Man Charged In Sex Assault Of NY Teen He Met Online

A 45-year-old man is charged criminal sexual conduct after authorities say a 15-year-old New York girl who met him online was found in southwest Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/25/2012

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