Barrons | Bruno quoted in article ‘UAW, Big Three Auto Makers Enter Uncharted Waters With Strike’

Fain has been critical of past union leadership, and has vowed to use more aggressive tactics against the car makers to get a 40% pay increase for auto workers in their new contracts.

“Keep in mind the union negotiated multiple contracts under the old approach and ended up falling further and further behind,” say Robert Bruno, a labor professor at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Read an archived copy of the Barrons article here.