VW letter to Tenn. workers confirms talks with UAW

September 5, 2013 • Business

In this July 12, 2013, photo, employees at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., work on the assembly of a Passat sedan. Efforts by the United Auto Worker to unionize the plant have raised concerns among southern Republicans, who worry that the move would hurt the region’s ability to lure foreign automakers in the future. (AP Photo/Erik Schelzig)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Volkswagen managers have confirmed in a letter to employees that the automaker is in talks with the United Auto Workers about establishing a German-style “works council” at its Tennessee assembly plant.

The letter, obtained by The Associated Press on Thursday, said the talks with the UAW center on “the possibility of implementing an Login to read more

Related Posts

Leave a Reply

« »