Podcast: Howes on UAW's Nissan gambit

Daniel Howes
The Detroit News

Detroit News Columnist Daniel Howes and Michigan Radio are partners in weekly essays examining what's hot in Michigan business and politics -- and what it all means. This week, Howes says the United Auto Workers' latest bid to organize Nissan Motor Corp. workers in Tennessee comes at a tricky time in the industry. Car sales are plunging, even as SUVs stay strong. And President Donald Trump's pledges to bolster manufacturing in the United States remain just that -- pledges.

Daniel Howes' Weekend Essay