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GM’s workforce ratifies new contract, ending longest strike in 50 years

GM’s 49,000 UAW-represented workers have ratified a new four-year contract. The vote ends the longest strike against a major US automaker in 50 years. The workforce secured low-cost healthcare, wager increases, a signing bonus, increased profit-sharing, and a quicker path to full-time status for temporary workers. GM also confirmed that […]
GM’s workforce ratifies new contract, ending longest strike in 50 years
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GM CEO Mary Barra met with top UAW leadership to overcome strike impasse

GMCEO Mary Barra met with UAW President Gary Jones and Vice-President Terry Dittes with a strike against the carmaker reaching into its fourth week. The meeting evidently encouraged negotiators to overcome an impasse and continue working through remaining contract issues. GM’s50,000 UAW-represented workers have been on strike since Sept. 16; […]
GM CEO Mary Barra met with top UAW leadership to overcome strike impasse
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GM’s proposed deal with the UAW actually looks pretty good for Trump

The United Auto Workers’ nearly 50,000 GM members are on strike. President Trump was a wildcard in the walkout decision. He’s jawboned GM’s leadership before, focusing on factory closings. But GM has offered to bring a new vehicle and battery production to two of the plants it idled, one in […]
GM’s proposed deal with the UAW actually looks pretty good for Trump