UAW withdraws appeal, puts Haslam on hot seat

The Tennessean

In a move that feels remarkably like the children’s “don’t get stuck holding the potato game,” the United Auto Workers’ made a last second decision to withdraw its appeal of the February vote it lost to represent workers at Volkswagen’s Chattanooga plant.

How the UAW Lost Tennessee

By Trey Kovacs, Competitive Enterprise Institute

Foreign automakers located in the South, known in the industry as transplants, have long been a target of the United Auto Workers (UAW) union’s organizing strategy.

Subverting Majority Rule

By Bill McMorris, The Washington Free Beacon

A former member of President Barack Obama’s National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) warned policymakers Wednesday that unions and Obama’s labor appointees could undermine the principles of worker choice by transforming U.S. labor law.