Gov. Bob Riley is considering calling a special session of the Legislature in late July if Volkswagen selects a location in Alabama to build a $1 billion vehicle assembly plant that could bring up to 2,000 jobs with it.

The German automaker also is considering sites in Tennessee and Michigan and is expected to announce its preferred site in mid-July.

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