Month – April 2014

Emails Show Sen. Corker’s Chief of Staff Coordinated with Network of Anti-UAW Union Busters

Leaked documents obtained by Nashville TV station NewsChannel 5 WVTF reveal communications between the employees of two Tennessee Republicans—Sen. Bob Corker and Gov. Bill Haslam—and a network of prominent anti-union professionals during the United Auto Workers’ union drive at a Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga earlier this year. Sen. Corker and Gov. Haslam have been blamed […]

UPS Rehires 250 Workers After Firing Them For Protesting

UPS, one of the country’s largest shipping and logistics companies, has reached an agreement to give 250 New York-based drivers their jobs back. The workers were dismissed last month after protesting the firing of a longtime co-worker. The deal was struck following Wednesday’s negotiations between top executives at the delivery company and union representatives from […]