Cat claws its way to the future

Cook, W.J.
December 1991
U.S. News & World Report;12/9/91, Vol. 111 Issue 24, p59
Reports on the recent strikes that took place at two Caterpillar plants in early November. The United Auto Workers (UAW) selectively struck with 2,400 workers when contract negotiations broke down. The company responded by locking out 5,600 more laborers at other facilities. Threat of busting the union; Jerry Brown, president of UAW Local 974; Caterpillar is piling up the losses; Shutting down factories; Details.


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