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VW Lets Workers at Chattanooga Plant Decide for Union Representation


VW lets its workers at Chattanooga plant, Tennessee, decide whether they want union representation, having as main option the UAW. Jonathan Browning, head of Volkswagen of America, present at the New York Auto Show, said that the automaker’s workers have a strong voice when it comes to taking such an important decision. "We certainly are interested in hearing from the employees as ...
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