VW's plant in Tenn. becomes epicenter of challenge to 'micro-unions'Wed, 28, Sep 2016
Volkswagen has joined other large companies and a chorus of business groups and Republican lawmakers in challenging a union strategy of organizing splinter groups of workers, but experts say recent court decisions approving the tactic suggest it is here to stay.
UAW support for Trump less than recent GOP candidates, Williams saysFri, 23, Sep 2016
UAW President Dennis Williams said that about one in four of the union's members favor Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, a lower level of support than the UAW gave his 2012 and 2008 predecessors, Mitt Romney and John McCain.
Anti-UAW worker group at VW Tennessee plant loses representationFri, 23, Sep 2016
A worker group created as an alternative to the UAW at Volkswagen AG's plant in Tennessee has failed to meet minimum membership requirements under the German automaker's labor policy, VW said on Thursday.
UAW chief: 'This is a broken system'Mon, 19, Sep 2016
Rage over lost jobs in the U.S. and Canada has put heat on labor unions.
UAW to support Unifor in talks with GM in CanadaTue, 13, Sep 2016
UAW President Dennis Williams said on Monday it will support Canada's unionized auto workers during contract talks with General Motors, but declined to say whether the UAW would refuse to work at GM plants in the event of a Canadian strike.
In the Rust Belt, a former auto town turns to TrumpFri, 02, Sep 2016
Muncie, Ind., was once a hub for transmission output. The term "Muncie transmission" is still used by hot rod enthusiasts when talking about gearboxes produced by GM in the 1960s. But deindustrialization and economic losses in the city have given rise to an anti-trade crusade that has many former working-class men in Muncie turning to Donald Trump for answers and a second chance.
VW ordered by U.S. labor board to bargain with UAW, skilled-trades workers at Tenn. plantThu, 01, Sep 2016
Volkswagen has been ordered by the National Labor Relations Board to begin bargaining with skilled-trades workers represented by the UAW at its Chattanooga plant.