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Corker says UAW is 'a destructive force,' Chattanooga plant's prospects for SUV are 'very good'

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U.S. Sen. Bob Corker said Friday he's not opposed to the idea of a works council at Volkswagen's Chattanooga plant, but he called the United Auto Workers "a destructive force."

Also, Corker said he feels "very good" about potential production of a new sport utility vehicle coming to VW's Chattanooga plant.

"We're sitting in good shape," the Tennessee Republican said, though he added that he doesn't know whether the automaker has made a decision to build the SUV here.

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