The three-day vote on whether to join the union will conclude late Friday. Tennessee Republicans warn that if the UAW wins, the state will lose business from companies that want a union-free environment. They say that workers voting in …
This post has been updated. This week, employees at an auto plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee are voting on whether to form a union. It’s interesting for a few reasons: Tennessee is a low-union-density state; the Volkswagen plant in …
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In addition to Volkswagen, the UAW has ongoing organizing drives to attempt to represent workers at Nissan plants in Mississippi and Tennessee ... anti-union sentiment runs high. King and the UAW have been attempting to organize …
Leaked documents obtained by NewsChannel 5 Investigates show that Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam (R) made $300 million in incentives to expand a Volkswagen (VW) plant in Chattanooga contingent on the outcome of a vote to unionize the …
As Volkswagen employees cast ballots on whether to unionize the automaker’s Chattanooga, Tennessee, assembly …
Workers at a Nissan assembly plant in Mississippi have voted against forming a union, adding to decades ... at Nissan's plant in Smyrna, Tennessee, voted against UAW representation in 1989 and 2001, but this was the first election at …
And while it seems perfectly fair for pols to urge workers to reject a union in this week's vote, some elected officials in Tennessee appear to be taking their advocacy a step too far. State Sen. Bo Watson, the Speaker pro tem, said …
U.S. Senator Bob Corker of Tennessee said on Wednesday he has been “assured” that if workers at the Volkswagen …
CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee (Reuters) - German automaker Volkswagen AG, in a brief but bluntly worded statement on Thursday, said a vote this week on union representation at its Chattanooga, Tennessee, plant would have no bearing …
Citing new evidence that the Haslam administration attempted to improperly influence a recent union election at the Volkswagen plant ... to works council discussions between the State of Tennessee and VW being concluded to the …