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GM Recalls Will Cut Into Union Workers' Bonus Checks

GM Recalls Will Cut Into Union Workers' Bonus Checks

For General Motors [NYSE: GM], this year’s record recalls—especially its ignition-related recalls—will almost surely end up costing not just the company, but the annual income of many of its hourly workers. Based on GM’s current contract with the UAW, annual profit-sharing... read more

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At Volkswagen, UAW Loses Unionization Vote. So, Who Wins?

The United Automobile Workers spent the past couple of years doing everything in its power to unionize workers at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, but when all... read more February 17, 2014 by 


 
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Fiat Coughs Up $4.35 Billion For Full Ownership Of Chrysler, Avoiding IPO

Last time we reported on Fiat's attempt to purchase every single share of Chrysler, things had reached an impasse. The entity holding the rest of those shares was VEBA, a... read more January 2, 2014 by 


 
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Volkswagen Accused Of Forcing Workers To Join The UAW?

Last week, we told you about the ongoing struggle between Nissan and its workers in Canton, Mississippi. The workers allege that Nissan has engaged in a campaign of... read more October 17, 2013 by 


 
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UAW-Automaker War Heats Up Down South, With Nissan On Defense

In Detroit, the Big Three car companies maintain an uneasy truce with the United Automobile Workers union. Troubles flare up from time to time, but both sides usually manage... read more October 9, 2013 by 


 
Nissan workers protest at the 2013 Detroit Auto Show (photo by John Voelcker)

Danny Glover Joins Nissan Workers In Protest At 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Like every other automaker, Nissan is hoping to get loads of press coverage at this week's North American International Auto Show. That may happen, but not all of it will be... read more January 14, 2013 by  1


 
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New Small V-6 Engine Coming From Ford

When the UAW (briefly) posted a PDF document communicating Ford contract details on its website, the union inadvertently released a slew of upcoming product plans. The UAW... read more October 11, 2011 by  4


 
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Ford, UAW Reach Tentative Agreement: 12,000 U.S. Jobs Added

Ford Motor Company has reached a tentative agreement with the United Auto Workers union on a new four-year labor contract. The agreement still needs to be ratified by UAW... read more October 4, 2011 by  0


 
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Labor Union Alliance, Including UAW, Backs Higher Fuel Economy Rules

The BlueGreen Alliance, a partnership between environmental organizations and labor unions (including the United Auto Workers), is strongly supporting the current... read more July 20, 2011 by  3


 
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Need A Job? The U.S. Auto Industry Is Hiring

It seems like just yesterday we were the bearers of nothing but bad news: plant closures, salary cuts, and countless layoffs. But today, the auto industry has turned the... read more July 7, 2011 by  0


 
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Could Strikes Threaten The Launch Of The 2012 Chevy Sonic?

Chevrolet has gone to great lengths to remind buyers that their upcoming Sonic will be the only B-segment vehicle built in the United States when it launches later this year... read more June 24, 2011 by  3


 
Ford\'s 100,000th hybrid rolls off the Kansas City assembly line in March 2009

U.S Automakers Hiring, But It's Not All Good News

For U.S. automakers, business is up and the days of bankruptcies and government bailouts are in the past. Ford is hiring, GM is hiring and Chrysler is hiring. All want... read more May 31, 2011 by  3


 
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EV Startup Aurica Motors Dreams Of Keeping NUMMI Alive

The New United Motor Manufacturing, Inc. facility -- better known as NUMMI -- has had an impressive run. Opened in Fremont, California by General Motors in 1962, closed in... read more March 11, 2010 by  14


 
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GM Launches A Campaign To Get Employees Excited About GM Vehicles

General Motors is kicking off a new word-of-mouth campaign to get people talking about its lineup of vehicles. The talkers GM has in mind? Its own employees. The campaign is... read more March 5, 2010 by  1


 
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The Other Bankruptcy: Chrysler Could Wrap Today

Yesterday, while much of America enjoyed beautiful weekend weather, lawyers for Chrysler, its dealers, the United Auto Workers union, and three Indiana pension funds huddled... read more June 1, 2009 by  1


 
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General Motors: Today's News In A Nutshell

There's a lot going on in General Motors' world. To help you (and us) keep track of all the shenanigans, here's a bulleted, easy-to-digest summary of today's major headlines... read more May 22, 2009 by  3


 
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