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United Auto Workers plane end to two-tier wage system

An American flag flies in front of the United Auto Workers union logo on the front of the UAW Solidarity House in Detroit
An American flag flies in front of the United Auto Workers union logo on the front of the UAW Solidarity House in Detroit

FLINT (WKZO) -- The United Auto Workers union says it's working on eliminating the two-tier wage system.  Under those rules, newer auto workers are paid about half of veteran workers' wages.  UAW official Norwood Jewell says unless foreign-auto workers in the south are trained to better standards, the two-tier system can't be eliminated.

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