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UAW appeals outside interference in representation election for Chattanooga workers


DETROIT, The UAW filed an appeal (“objections”) the National Labor Relations (NLRB) today related to the by politicians and outside special groups in the union representation held last week at Chattanooga plant.

A firestorm of from politicians and special groups threatening the economic of the plant occurred just and during three days of in an election supervised by the NLRB. voted narrowly to reject with a slim 44 vote The objections detail a coordinated and publicized coercive campaign by politicians and outside organizations to Volkswagen workers of their protected right to join a

The campaign included publicly-announced and disseminated threats by elected that state-financed incentives be withheld if workers exercised protected right to form a

“It’s essentially saying, you unionize, it’s going to your economy. Why? I’m going to make it does,’” said Volkswagen Lauren Feinauer. “I people see it for the underhanded threat it is.”

The campaign also included by U.S. Sen. Bob Corker to promises of a new product line to the plant if workers voted UAW representation.

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The objections state, Corker’s conduct was shameful and with utter disregard for the of the citizens of Tennessee and surrounding that work at Volkswagen. The message of the campaign was that for the union would result in for the Chattanooga plant, with no new no job security, and withholding of state for its expansion.”

“It’s an outrage that motivated third parties the economic future of this and the opportunity for workers to create a operating model that would grow jobs in said UAW President Bob King. is extraordinary interference in the private of workers to have a U.S. a governor and leaders of the state threaten the company with the of economic incentives and workers a loss of product. We’re to standing with the Volkswagen to ensure that their to have a fair vote coercion and interference is protected.”

An affirmative vote for union at the Volkswagen plant would led to the establishment of a works council would have been the such model of labor-management in the United States.

The NLRB will investigate the conduct and determine whether are grounds to set aside the election and hold a new election for Volkswagen

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