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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — The UAW today announced the formation of UAW Local 42, a new local union providing representation for employees at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga.

Organized by Volkswagen employees, Local 42 offers workers the opportunity for a voice in the workplace through the German automaker’s “works council” approach to employee engagement. Volkswagen’s business model is premised on employee representation, and Local 42 will represent any interested employees who join the local as members. No employees will be required to join.

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“Earlier this year, the UAW was gratified to earn the confidence and support of many Volkswagen team members,” said Dennis Williams, president of the UAW. “At that time, we said we would not give up on these committed and hard-working employees. We’re keeping our promise.”

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Dear UAW Local 898 Members

Your Officers at Local 898 are pleased to announce that we can offer you Cedar Point tickets available now!


 

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UAW Region 1A 2014 Primary Endorsements
Wayne County
Rory L. Gamble, Director 

 

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UAW Region 1A 2014 Endorsements

Washtenaw County

Rory L. Gamble, Director Region 1A

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UAW Region 1A Primary Endorsements

Rory L. Gamble

Region 1A Director

Monroe County

 

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Results from Triennial Election held April 3-4, 2014

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DETROIT – Even after Chrysler Corp.'s Gualberto Ranieri, vice president of communications, said Friday, “Let's set the record straight: Jeep has no intention of shifting production of its Jeep models out of North America to China,” the Romney campaign put out a false and misleading ad basically repeating his bogus statement made Thursday in Ohio that Chrysler was moving all Jeep production to China.

Author Greg Palast, in his book, "Billionaires and Ballot Bandits," examines the role Mitt Romney played in the Delphi bailout and how he and other economic vultures made millions as the storied parts supplier went into and came out of bankruptcy. In this video, Palast tells how Mitt and Ann Romney made at least $15 million from the carcass of Delphi and as much as $115 million.  

It also shows how Romney's cronies made more than $4 billion off the bankruptcy. These same billionaires also contributed millions to his presidential campaign. 

DETROIT -- Two days after GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney told a crowd near Toledo, Ohio, that Chrysler was moving all Jeep production to China, the GOP candidate appears to be unfazed by his incorrect remarks and remains mum on the subject..  Read more >>>

Planning on retiring soon? Please make sure you come down to the local and receive your retirement gift, have your picture taken and fill out your retiree dues form. We look forward to seeing you!

 

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Here is a link to the highlights of the UAW-Ford National Agreement.

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