February 15, 2014
BECAUSE THE DIGNITY OF WORK IS ITS OWN REWARD:
Volkswagen employees say 'no' to United Auto Workers in Tennessee (Chris Isidore, 2/15/14, CNN)
We love jobs. We hate wages. It's the conundrum we have to move past. Posted by Orrin Judd at February 15, 2014 7:29 AMOrganizers faced strong opposition by Republican officials who wanted to maintain Tennessee's reputation as a non-union state in order to attract new businesses.U.S. Senator Bob Corker, a Republican and former mayor of Chattanooga, praised the 'no' vote."Needless to say, I am thrilled for the employees at Volkswagen and for our community and its future," Corker said in a statement on his website.