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UAW still mulling VW’s US plant


While in February the auto union lost a ballot to gather the support of workers to unionize them, the UAW is not giving up on Chattanooga’s Volkswagen plant and the years invested into making a beachhead into the US South. The United Auto Workers union announced that it decided to set up a new local union in Tennessee – and workers ...
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US: elections for UAW are now based on neutrality
America’s auto union, the UAW, has been heavily basing its wins lately on an old labor movement system – neutrality agreements. These are rarely employed today, besides the ones claimed ...
UAW’s top negotiator is a woman
Just as the No.1 US automaker has for the first time ever named at its top position a woman – with Mary Barra as the new CEO, so does the ...
New UAW president ready to tackle the automakers
On Thursday, the United Auto Workers chose as their new president Dennis Williams, which has now already taken charge and warned the US automakers that next year’s negotiations would have ...
US: the UAW plans to organize the Mercedes plant in Alabama
After the failed attempt to organize the Volkswagen owned plant in the US, the UAW goes on undeterred and has announced it would soon come up with a strategy for ...
United Auto Workers union elects its new president
In a triumphant election, the UAW congress voted Dennis Williams as its 11th president yesterday, putting him in charge for the next four years. While the UAW is probably the most ...
VW labor official supports UAW’s bid to still unionize the US plant
Although the United Auto Workers union already lost a round of voting, when workers at VW’s lone US plant rejected the unionization bid, the US union contends it could still ...
Outgoing UAW president says union should act globally
Bob King, the soon to be retiring United Auto Workers President, took in front of the union members his last speech, calling for the union to start acting on a ...
UAW congress to select new leader and vote on dues
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Fiat Chrysler CEO wants to get rid of two-tier wage system in the US
Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne announced that it’s Fiat Chrysler Automobiles intention to start phasing out the two-tier wage scheme used for US workers. In the current strategy, the two level wage ...

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