CWF Announces New Radio Campaign in Chattanooga

Posted by Matt Patterson on Wednesday, February 12th, 2014 at 2:09 pm - Permalink

Today ATR’s Center for Worker Freedom announced a new radio campaign in Chattanooga. The transcript of the 30-second spot is as follows:

The UAW wants you to believe that VW employees are deciding whether or not to have a German-style works council.

Wrong! 

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VW, UAW meet with Chattanooga plant workers inside, anti-union rhetoric heats up outside

Posted on Wednesday, February 5th, 2014 at 11:02 am - Permalink

The Chattanooga Times Free Press profiled CWF

"Also Tuesday, an anti-union group put up a couple of billboards in Chattanooga, with the aim to "warn of the UAW's threat to the Southern economy and culture" and trying to tie the union to President Barack Obama."

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UAW vows attack on Chattanooga

Posted on Tuesday, June 17th, 2014 at 3:21 pm - Permalink

German union boss, Frank Patta, threatens American workers in Chattanooga. CWF's Matt Patterson writes today for the Chattanooga Times Free Press explaining that:

...Patta took dead aim at the Chattanooga VW workers who had had the gall to vote against UAW representation last February, vowing that the union will prevail eventually.

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Matt Patterson Speaks at the Conservative Leadership Conference

Posted on Friday, March 28th, 2014 at 1:55 pm - Permalink

Matt Patterson of the Center for Worker Freedom is speaking today at the Conservative Leadership Conference in Raleigh, NC. His presentation will be at 3pm. To read more about the other speakers and more about the event click here.

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Subaru Dealership's Brilliant Union Jujutsu

Posted by Tucker Nelson on Friday, March 21st, 2014 at 4:09 pm - Permalink

In an effort to try and embarrass and humiliate a Subaru dealership, the local United Brotherhood Of Carpenters And Joiners Of America Local 201 union in Wichita put up a sign in front of the dealership, located on public property, which reads “SHAME ON SUBARU OF WICHITA.”

Rather than taking the criticism, the dealership cleverly fought back with a sign almost identical in design which reads "FOR HAVING UNBEATABLE PRICES"

Ouch. This should be a lesson to unions - two can play at this game.

 

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The UAW Stifles Free Speech

Posted by Tucker Nelson on Wednesday, March 19th, 2014 at 4:28 pm - Permalink

The UAW has lost the election for the unionization of the VW plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The union is not accepting this defeat easily, if at all. They recently filed an objection with the NLRB, claiming that the election was compromised by political interference. Matt Patterson of the Center for Worker Freedom writes for the Times Free Press in Chattanooga about this very issue. In an article entitled “The UAW Against.

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Overtaxed UAW Members Pay Dues, Get Little in Return

Posted by Matt Patterson on Monday, March 10th, 2014 at 12:46 pm - Permalink

 

Ever thought that dues for unions are like a tax, taxes that come out of the workers’ paychecks to pay for representation? And what do these workers get in return? Matt Patterson Executive Director at the Center for Worker Freedom wrote commentary about this very issue that was featured in the Detroit Free Press on Sunday.  Below is an excerpt:

Union dues are a tax.

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Matt Patterson of the CWF Interviewed on the Janine Turner Radio Show

Posted on Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 1:46 pm - Permalink

Matt Patterson discusses the UAW vote in VW Chattanooga plant. He explains the CWF efforts as well as the efforts of the UAW in Chattanooga to win this vote.

Listen below:
 

 

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