UAW gains outsourcing concessions
- 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;08/03/98, 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;08/03/98, 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. ...
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Son of Joe Hill. // Time;3/29/1971, Vol. 97 Issue 13, p18
The article reports on the outcome of the ten-week strike carried out by the International Union, United Auto Workers of American (CIO) in the U.S. during the fall of 1970. It informs that the workers won an immediate wage increase of 13 percent from General Motors Corp. and Chrysler Corp. It...
- 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.
- Outsourcing is hot topic as UAW bargainers meet. Jackson, Kathy // Automotive News;4/1/1996, Vol. 70 Issue 5652, p1
Reports on the most likely topics to be discussed at the UAW Special Collective Bargaining Convention which was scheduled to start on April 1, 1996. What union sources say about Chrysler Corporation and General Motors; Comments from Robert Eaton, Chrysler Corporation's Chairman.