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Faurecia Employees Strike After UAW Agreement Expires [Updated]

<img data-attachment-id="1666156" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/shutterstock_335614826-e1553013089335.jpg" data-orig-size="2200,1467" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="UAW HQ Detroit" data-image-description=" James R. Martin/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/shutterstock_335614826-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/shutterstock_335614826-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1666156″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/shutterstock_335614826-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″> Workers represented by Local UAW 892 went on strike last night in Saline, Michigan. The union’s contract with Faurecia Interiors Systems, which expired on June 1st, was given a three-week contract extension to […]

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Strike Two: UAW Again Fails to Unionize Volkswagen Plant

<img data-attachment-id="1587952" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Volkswagen-Atlas.jpg" data-orig-size="1400,931" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"2.8","credit":"","camera":"NIKON D3","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1488208677","copyright":"photofyengagnon","focal_length":"165","iso":"200","shutter_speed":"0.000625","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2018 Volkswagen Atlas" data-image-description=" Image: Volkswagen ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Volkswagen-Atlas-450×299.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Volkswagen-Atlas-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1587952 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Volkswagen-Atlas-610×406.jpg” alt=”2018 Volkswagen Atlas – Image: Volkswagen” width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Volkswagen-Atlas-610×406.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Volkswagen-Atlas-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Volkswagen-Atlas-450×299.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Volkswagen-Atlas-768×511.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Volkswagen-Atlas-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/2018-Volkswagen-Atlas.jpg 1400w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The results of a Friday vote are in, and Volkswagen […]

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U.S. Volkswagen Workers Take Another Stab at Unionization

<img data-attachment-id="1672418" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Volkswagen_Chattanooga_Commemorates_700000th_Passat_Build__with_Limited_Edition_GT_Model-Medium-8254-e1556735057221.jpg" data-orig-size="3167,1855" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Volkswagen_Chattanooga_Commemorates_700000th_Passat_Build__with_Limited_Edition_GT_Model-Medium-8254" data-image-description=" vw ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Volkswagen_Chattanooga_Commemorates_700000th_Passat_Build__with_Limited_Edition_GT_Model-Medium-8254-e1556735057221-450×264.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Volkswagen_Chattanooga_Commemorates_700000th_Passat_Build__with_Limited_Edition_GT_Model-Medium-8254-e1556735057221-610×357.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1672418 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Volkswagen_Chattanooga_Commemorates_700000th_Passat_Build__with_Limited_Edition_GT_Model-Medium-8254-e1556735057221-610×357.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”357″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Volkswagen_Chattanooga_Commemorates_700000th_Passat_Build__with_Limited_Edition_GT_Model-Medium-8254-e1556735057221-610×357.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Volkswagen_Chattanooga_Commemorates_700000th_Passat_Build__with_Limited_Edition_GT_Model-Medium-8254-e1556735057221-75×44.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Volkswagen_Chattanooga_Commemorates_700000th_Passat_Build__with_Limited_Edition_GT_Model-Medium-8254-e1556735057221-450×264.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Volkswagen_Chattanooga_Commemorates_700000th_Passat_Build__with_Limited_Edition_GT_Model-Medium-8254-e1556735057221-768×450.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Volkswagen_Chattanooga_Commemorates_700000th_Passat_Build__with_Limited_Edition_GT_Model-Medium-8254-e1556735057221-120×70.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> If at first you don’t succeed… Following a narrow loss in February 2014, the United Auto Workers hopes that a vote […]

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