The UAW has staked its future on unionizing auto factories in the southern United States, with limited success so far
UAW qualified for top tier of new labour policy at plant, giving it first formal role at foreign-owned auto plant in southern U.S.
“Community Organization Engagement” establishes formal rules for labour groups at plant in Chattanooga, Tenn., for first time
Policy stops short of providing pathway toward collective bargaining agreement at Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tenn.
Union has been gaining support from powerful labour representatives who serve on automaker’s supervisory board
Auto workers’ union said it has come to “consensus” deal with German automaker over representation
Organization will represent workers in the mining, energy and manufacturing sectors in 140 countries