Lordstown UAW members call for "no" vote on contract

Lordstown UAW members call for "no" vote on contract

UAW members continue to picket at the GM Lordstown plant which is scheduled to close after a new contract is ratified.  

Chamber president expects more info on Lordstown future after GM contract finalized

Chamber president expects more info on Lordstown future after GM contract finalized

General Motors would have to act quickly if it wants to start making batteries in the valley within the next two years according to the Youngstown Warren Chamber of Commerce President and CEO.

Ryan asks where is Trump after tentative agreement would close local GM plant

Ryan asks where is Trump after tentative agreement would close local GM plant

His statement comes after the UAW GM Council voted on Thursday to recommend the tentative agreement with General Motors be ratified. 

Council votes to recommend ratification of GM, UAW contract

Council votes to recommend ratification of GM, UAW contract

As part of the tentative agreement, the GM Lordstown plant would officially close. 

Legislators discuss what's next for Lordstown

Legislators discuss what's next for Lordstown

"We're very disappointed that there is no allocation of a new product coming to Lordstown,"  Three state lawmakers representing Trumbull county say the focus now needs to be on what's next?  Senator Sean O'Brien and State Representatives Michael O'Brien and Gilson Blair held a new conference Thursday in Warren  "We're not going to sit back and do nothing," O'Brien said.  The options include the potential for a battery plant and the newly forme...

GM spokesman: 'GM is committed to job growth in Ohio'

GM spokesman: 'GM is committed to job growth in Ohio'

According to the statement, projects planned for the Mahoning Valley include the opportunity to bring battery cell production to the area which would bring approximately 1,000 manufacturing jobs to the area.

GM contract includes assistance for former Lordstown workers

GM contract includes assistance for former Lordstown workers

The proposed pact calls for an assistance package for UAW members from Lordstown and other plants being closed.

Workers celebrate deal with GM, show union power in industry

Workers celebrate deal with GM, show union power in industry

The United Auto Workers and General Motors have reached a tentative contract agreement that could end a monthlong strike that brought the automaker's U.S. factories to a standstill.

No Lordstown product a 'dealbreaker' for local UAW president

No Lordstown product a 'dealbreaker' for local UAW president

If a new product for the idled Lordstown Assembly plant is not included in the proposed tentative agreement between the United Autoworkers Union and General Motors, UAW Local 1112 President Tim O'Hara says he will vote against the pact.

Reports: UAW-GM tentative agreement would close Lordstown

Reports: UAW-GM tentative agreement would close Lordstown

According to The Detroit News, the proposed deal would "confirm the wind-down of three plants identified last November for closure."