"Our employees spoke. In the expectation of certification of the results by the NLRB and a legal examination of the election, Volkswagen will respect the decision of the majority. We look forward to continuing our close cooperation with Tennessee's elected officials and business leaders. We chose Chattanooga to build our US production site for a number of reasons, including because of the quality of the workforce, the commitment of the business community, as well as the support and commitment State and local government investments. As we have said throughout this process, our commitment to Tennessee is a long-term investment and a vital part of VW America's success. We look forward to working with the State of Tennessee, Hamilton County and the City of Chattanooga to support job creation, growth and economic development, today and at the same time. ;to come up. "