DETROIT — Contract talks aimed at ending a 21-day strike by the United Auto Workers against General Motors have taken a turn for the worse, hitting a big snag over product commitments for U.S. factories, a union official wrote in…
A national strike by the United Auto Workers is now in its 18th day. The walkout of 46,000 employees affects more than 50 General Motors sites, and although the two sides continue to talk and are said to be making…
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Democratic candidate Elizabeth Warren joined the General Motors strike in Detroit on Sunday, calling for GM to be held “accountable.” For the last seven days, nearly 50,000 members of the United Automobile Workers Union have gathered at picket lines across…
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By Tom Krisher, Mike Householder, Associated Press
The walkout by upward of 49,000 United Auto Workers members has brought to a standstill more than 50 factories and parts warehouses.
Nearly 50,000 workers at General Motors plants across the country went on strike at midnight Sunday, bringing production to an immediate halt. It’s the first nationwide work stoppage since 2007 for United Auto Workers, which says it hasn't been able…
By Tom Krishner, Mike Householder, Associated Press
Workers shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nine states across the U.S., as well as 22 parts distribution warehouses.
By Tom Krisher, Associated Press
The United Auto Workers union announced that its roughly 49,000 members at General Motors plants in the U.S. will go on strike Sunday night because contract negotiations with the automaker had broken down.
By Mark Gillispie, Tom Krisher, Associated Press
The Lordstown plant along with three other plants in the U.S. and one in Canada are set to close at some point this year.
By Leah Nagy, Kira Wakeam
In late November, General Motors announced it will be shutting down production at five of its North American factories. The move will mean the loss of thousands of jobs, both factory and white collar. How are employees at affected plants…
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