DETROIT – The United Auto Personnel strike against Normal Motors enters its fourth week Sunday.

There have been no reports on progress from Saturday’s negotiations.

The UAW verified a regional director charged in a corruption probe was placed on depart.

Location five Director Vance Pearson is facing fees of embezzlement and wire fraud. 

Related: UAW official Vance Pearson, many others, accused of embezzling thousands

Officers with the UAW mentioned the union’s initial responsibility is to act in the ideal pursuits of its more than 400,000 members. 

A assertion from UAW on Pearson’s leave of absence can be study below.

The sole emphasis of the Worldwide Union, UAW, is to act in the very best curiosity of the much more than 400,000 UAW associates throughout this country. We choose all allegations seriously. For that motive, as of October four, 2019, Vance Pearson began a go away of absence from the IUAW. Jim Soldate, Region 5 Assistant Director, will go on to provide in this potential to characterize the demands of our union brothers and sisters. All through this leave interval, Solidarity Dwelling will institute official oversight of Region five and give any vital support. Periodic reports on Location 5 routines will be delivered to the IEB at its standard conferences.


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