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Vote to unionize begins for Alabama Mercedes-Benz workers

More than 5,000 workers at Mercedez-Benz are voting Monday on whether to join the United Auto Workers union. The high-stakes election takes place a month after Volkswagen workers in Tennessee voted overwhelmingly to unionize.

We get the latest from Michael Martinez of Automotive News.

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