UAW negotiations with Volvo resuming June 23 amid strike at Pulaski County plant

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Volvo strike

PULASKI COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — There’s a new date for when negotiations will resume between striking workers with the United Auto Workers (UAW) and the Volvo officials in Dublin.

According to a post on the UAW Local 269 Facebook page on Thursday, June 17, formal negotiations will start on June 23.

This comes after workers with the union resumed their strike at the New River Valley truck assembly plant on June 7.

The union members are asking for better health insurance terms, retirement protections, and keeping the standard eight-hour work day.

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