Germans Don’t Drive Their Chevy to the Levee

During his recent visit to Europe, President Donald Trump decried those bad bad Germans for putting the United States in a trade deficit and exporting those millions and millions of cars to the US. And of course there are no Chevies in Germany. Well there are a dozen things at…

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Volkswagen to allow UAW to represent workers at Tennessee plant

This is great news! One of the most contentious union elections of recent times was last February’s vote on whether to allow United Automobile Workers representation at Volkswagen’s Chattanooga, Tennessee, assembly plant. Tennessee’s Republican senator Bob Corker, who was once mayor of Chattanooga, was accused of interference in the vote…

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VW considering distregarding union vote at Chattnooga plant

http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/2014/apr/07/vw-considering-tossing-election-results-and-accept/?breakingnews>This would be great news. An anti-union group said today that Volkswagen is considering disregarding the February election results over United Auto Workers representation at the Chattanooga plant and accepting authorization cards the union claims to have collected last year. Matt Patterson of the Center for Worker Freedom said that…

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UAW appeals Volkswagen union vote, citing “extraordinary interference”

This is great news! The United Auto Workers will appeal its loss in a unionization vote at a Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., claiming it faced “extraordinary interference” from Republican politicians like Sen. Bob Corker and Gov. Bill Haslam. The vote, held last week, was UAW’s best opportunity in 40…

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