The United Auto Workers union will represent 3,000 hourly workers at two DaimlerChrysler AG Freightliner LLC plants in North Carolina. The UAW won the right through card-check votes at the Cleveland and Gastonia plants. A majority of workers signed cards in favor of joining the union in January, reports Reuters. The UAW has had a contentious relationship with Freightliner, as it has seven major manufacturing plants in the U.S. employing 13,000 workers. Only its plant in Mt. Holly, NC, ...
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