UAW gains outsourcing concessions
- UAW played hardball on pensions and scored a big win over Chrysler. Jackson, Kathy // Automotive News;6/26/1996 Special Issue 100 Events, Vol. 70 Issue 5666, p107
Focuses on the United Auto Workers' (UAW) strike against Chrysler Corp. over pension plans. UAW president Walter Reuther's bitterness against Chrysler; Negotiations between UAW and Chrysler; Settlement of the issue; Effect of the strike on Chrysler.
- GM strike tests labor's muscle. Grier, Peter // Christian Science Monitor;7/20/98, Vol. 90 Issue 164, p1
Reports on the General Motors strike. How the United Auto Workers (UAW) union is reeling in the face of GM's efforts to survive; History of the UAW: UAW workers at a Saturn assembly plant in Spring Hill, Tennessee, scheduled to vote on a work stoppage or not; Aspects about labor strikes not...
- The winner? It's anybody but GM and UAW. // Automotive News;8/3/1998, Vol. 72 Issue 5778, p12
Opinion. States that both General Motors Corp. (GM) and the United Auto Workers were affected by the strikes which were held by GM workers. Plans of both groups to communicate better in order to prevent future strike action; In-depth look at the effects of the strikes.
- Wait until next year: Deal dodges tough issues. Miller, Joe // Automotive News;8/3/1998, Vol. 72 Issue 5778, p46
Reports on the deal reached by General Motors Corp. (GM) and the United Auto Workers (UAW) organization, in an effort to end the strikes at GM. Estimated amount of money GM lost during the strike; Comments from Richard Shoemaker, vice president of the UAW; Detailed information on the deal. ...
- Weary workers strike GM. Bohn, Joseph // Automotive News;1/23/1995, Vol. 69 Issue 5588, p2
Reports on a strike by a United Automobile Workers (UAW) work force at General Motors (GM). Protest over overtime shifts; Demands for additional hiring; Past UAW strikes at GM; Cost of prolonged strike.
- GM's challenge: Build more, stress less. Bohn, Joseph // Automotive News;1/30/1995, Vol. 69 Issue 5589, p8
Reports on the possibility of labor strikes at automobile manufacturing plant facilities of General Motors Corporation in the United States. Labor negotiations; Partial agreements; Meetings with United Auto Workers union officials.
- GM's problems ripple down. Saccomano, Ann; Krause, Kristin S.; Gallagher, John; Cassidy, William B. // Traffic World;07/06/98, Vol. 255 Issue 1, p11
Looks at the strike of the United Auto Workers against General Motors Corporation in the United States. Implication of the strike; Comments from Dave Dawson, Ryder Integrated Logistics' spokesman; Details on APICS Business Outlook, a survey of the nation's manufacturing activity.
- Poor worker have-nots fought the powerful haves and won. Jackson, Kathy // Automotive News;6/26/1996 Special Issue 100 Events, Vol. 70 Issue 5666, p90
Focuses on the struggles of the United Auto Workers (UAW) to gain recognition in the automobile industry in the United States. Victor Reuther on the internal strife at the UAW; UAW's push for recognition from General Motors Corp., Chrysler Corp. and Ford Motor Company. INSET: Tide turns again...
- Statement on the resolution of the United Auto Workers strike at General Motors. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;8/3/98, Vol. 34 Issue 31, p1519
Presents the text of a speech given by the president of the United States on July 28, 1998 which deals with the resolution of the United Auto Workers strike at General Motors.