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Opinion: Will Volkswagen's Tennessee workers say yes to the UAW? Let's hope so

(Source: Los Angeles Times opinion column by Scott Martelle, February 13, 2014)

LOS ANGELES -- The vote has attracted an extraordinary amount of outside interest and pressure, including misleading public billboards, bizarre claims on local talk-radio stations and a general frothing from the anti-union right that worker-management cooperation is the first step toward Stalinism. The organizing vote also seems to have brought out the worst in some Republican state politicians, who have threatened future financial help for VW projects if the United Auto Workers wins the election.

Full story: Los Angeles Times

Friday, February 14, 2014

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