VW’s Unions Don’t Want “Effing Freeh”


The powerful works council of Germany’ Volkswagen AG objects to a former fed snooping around the Wolfsburg headquarters. On Monday, Germany’s usually well-informed Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported that Volkswagen plans to hire former FBI boss Louis Freeh as a go-between to broker a peace among the dieselgate-damaged carmaker and the increasingly irascible U.S. government agencies.

Volkswagen’s union bosses don’t want him.

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