Topic: United Auto Workers
With the auto union's contract set to expire at midnight, some members see cooperation with the automakers as essential to the union's survival given the industry's recent challenges.
09/14/2011 11:42 am
It's been the worst decade for American workers in a century. That hardly calls for a celebration.
08/25/2011 09:00 pm
Readers write in on the wolf wars, women's career equality, and techno-gadget overload.
07/04/2011 09:32 pm
Obama says his administration took the right steps in preventing the auto industry from total collapse. But the US economy is slow to add jobs, and that's a major political target for Republicans.
06/04/2011 02:51 pm
President Obama visits a Chrysler plant in Toledo, Ohio, to extol the success of the auto bailout. But new figures released Friday put the unemployment rate at 9.1 percent.
06/03/2011 07:19 pm
Fuel-efficient cars are spurring demand for parts. A Toledo, Ohio, factory is slated to get a $260 million upgrade and up to 400 workers to turn out transmissions for its fuel-efficient cars.
05/10/2011 03:01 am
Ford stock – nearly $57 worth' – has been awarded to its CEO. Is the Ford stock package too generous?
03/09/2011 02:49 pm
America has made the climate as comfortable as possible for CEOs, who have repaid the favor by creating more and more jobs – in other countries.
12/23/2010 04:00 pm
Medicare and Social Security advocates worry that entitlements face restructuring under the new deal brokered between President Obama and the GOP.
12/13/2010 08:47 am
The GM IPO raised $20 billion of the $49 billion that the federal government spent to bailout GM. But the finish line is still years away.
11/19/2010 05:48 pm