May 21, 2019, 1:57 PM; Updated: May 21, 2019, 4:16 PM
Three U.S. senators are demanding answers from Volkswagen after the company pushed the federal labor board to delay a union election at its Chattanooga, Tenn., plant.
In a May 21 letter to Volkswagen’s top North American executive, Scott Keogh, the senators said they have “deep concern” over the company’s anti-union conduct, as it contradicts Volkswagen’s stated neutrality.
Sens. Gary Peters (D-Mich.), Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.), and Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) are behind the inquiry. They gave the company a week to respond to their 11 questions.
The congressional involvement comes after the United Auto Workers announced in April that it would...