General Motors

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Maria Keena
October 11, 2019 - 1:53 pm
(KMOX) — Despite high-level talks between General Motors and the United Auto Workers this week, the strike is taking a toll on people's wallets. And as KMOX's Maria Keena learned, people who don't work for GM in Wentzville are also feeling the pinch — people like Brian McCoy, a truck driver who...
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General Motors employees picket outside the Fairfax Assembly Plant in Kansas City, Kan. during the nationwide UAW strike against GM, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Associated Press
October 10, 2019 - 9:44 am
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Nearly four weeks into the United Auto Workers' strike against General Motors, employees are starting to feel the pinch of going without their regular paychecks. They're scaling back at the grocery, giving up on eating at restaurants and some are taking on part-time jobs while...
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John Kirk, right, a 20-year-employee, pickets with co-workers outside the General Motors Fabrication Division, Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, in Parma, Ohio. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
Associated Press
October 07, 2019 - 3:51 am
DETROIT (AP) — Contract talks aimed at ending a 21-day strike by the United Auto Workers against General Motors have taken a turn for the worse, hitting a big snag over product commitments for U.S. factories, a union official wrote in an email to members. The letter from UAW Vice President Terry...
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Brad Choat
September 15, 2019 - 5:54 pm
WENTZVILLE, Mo. (KMOX/AP) - More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike. Workers shut down 33 manufacturing plants in nine states across the U.S., as...
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Missouri Gov. Mike Parson
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July 10, 2019 - 4:09 pm
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Mike Parson has signed a business incentive bill aimed in part at enticing General Motors to expand in the state. Parson signed the legislation Wednesday in his Capitol office. The measure authorizes up to $50 million of tax credits for General Motors to...
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GM plant in Wentzville
via General Motors
Michael Calhoun
May 02, 2019 - 1:25 am
JEFFERSON CITY (KMOX) -- General Motors is expected to meet with Missouri's Governor on Thursday. Does their agenda include discussion of a billion-dollar expansion of the Wentzville assembly plant? The meeting was first reported by the Post-Dispatch . GM has about 3,500 workers right now in St...
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