Slow progress reported in talks as GM strike enters 3rd day

Slow progress reported in talks as GM strike enters 3rd day

Union and company bargainers were making progress toward a new contract as a strike by United Auto Workers brought 33 General Motors factories to a halt continued into its third day Wednesday.

Sen. Sherrod Brown takes to Senate floor to defend UAW workers

Sen. Sherrod Brown takes to Senate floor to defend UAW workers

Brown says GM has not treated these workers as the critical partners they are in the industry.

Trump expresses hope for quick end to GM strike

Trump expresses hope for quick end to GM strike

After sending out a brief tweet when 46,000 members of the UAW struck General Motors early Monday, President Donald Trump had more to say, specifically mentioning Lordstown when questioned by a reporter later that day.

GM walkout brings factories and warehouses to a standstill

GM walkout brings factories and warehouses to a standstill

More than 49,000 United Auto Workers members walk out in contentious contract dispute with General Motors.

Local UAW workers strike, set on building another vehicle

Local UAW workers strike, set on building another vehicle

The fight for job security goes to the picket line with local UAW workers skeptical that a proposal General Motors made to build electric vehicle batteries would be good enough for the future of the Lordstown plant.

President and challengers weigh-in on UAW strike

President and challengers weigh-in on UAW strike

President Donald Trump and those who want his job began weighing in on the contract dispute between General Motors and the United Autoworkers Union that put 49,000 workers on the picket line early Monday.

Union votes to strike at General Motors' US plants

Union votes to strike at General Motors' US plants

The four-year contract between General Motors and the United Auto Workers has expired as negotiations on a new deal continue.

The Latest: Source: GM offers new products for closed plants

The Latest: Source: GM offers new products for closed plants

The plant in Lordstown, Ohio, which already has stopped making cars, would become a battery manufacturing plant in addition to the possibility of building electric vehicles for a company called Workhorse.

Lordstown UAW members join nationwide strike against GM

Lordstown UAW members join nationwide strike against GM

Just after 12 Midnight on Monday, United Auto Workers, including retirees, went on strike, posting pickets at all five  entrances to the GM Lordstown Plant.

'We'll see them on the picket line tonight', UAW and GM talks break down

'We'll see them on the picket line tonight', UAW and GM talks break down

“UAW helped rebuild General Motors when they were near extinction, now they’ve reached record level profits. If GM refuses to give even an inch to help hard-working UAW members and their families then we’ll see them on the picket lines tonight.”