Tenn. Officials Got In The Way Of Union Election, NLRB Told

Law360, New York (February 21, 2014, 7:48 PM EST) -- The United Auto Workers on Friday asked the National Labor Relations Board to overturn its loss in a representation election at Volkswagen AG's Chattanooga, Tenn., plant and order a new vote, contending that statements by top state officials interfered with workers' rights. 

On Feb. 14, the union was defeated in its bid to represent workers at the plant and establish the first-ever German-style works council in the U.S. by a 712-626 vote. But in its objections filed Friday, the union has urged the board to set...
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