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2010-09-01 09:22:00

DETROIT, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Old Newsboys' Goodfellow Fund of Detroit will honor President and Chief Executive Officer of Ford Motor Company Alan Mulally at the charity's 21st annual Tribute Breakfast, October 8 at Cobo Center. Mulally will receive the Edward H.

2009-10-09 03:00:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The leaders of Ford Motor Company and the United Auto Workers are not only joining forces to help revitalize America's auto industry - they're also coming together to support the March of Dimes and raise $100 million to give babies a healthy start in life.

2009-05-26 15:52:59

United Auto Workers leaders in Detroit said they tentatively approved a concessions agreement with General Motors Corp.

2009-04-10 08:10:00

WASHINGTON, April 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The president of the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers (IAM) is calling for Florida Republican Rep.

2009-04-01 07:24:20

The United Auto Workers union said membership fell 7 percent in 2008, as job losses in the automotive industry cut into its ranks. In an annual financial report, the UAW said its membership fell to 431,037 last year, the Detroit Free Press reported Wednesday. In the year, 33,873 members left the union,

2009-03-19 14:49:43

United Auto Workers leader Ron Gettelfinger said Thursday the June 2010 UAW convention would mark his last day as the powerful U.S.

2009-02-23 16:51:20

Ford Motor Co. and the United Automobile Workers union said they agreed the company could pay half its contribution to a healthcare trust in company stock. The company agreement that involves a health trust for retired workers could become a template for agreements with General Motors Corp.

2009-02-18 17:00:17

A phone survey found that a majority of likely voters indicated they would oppose additional government loans to U.S automakers. In the Rasmussen Reports survey of 1,000 likely voters, 64 percent indicated they opposed giving Chrysler LLC and General Motors Corp.

2009-02-18 10:54:05

The United Auto Workers said it had reached non-binding agreements with U.S. automakers to align labor costs more with implanted foreign car companies.

2009-01-09 19:08:03

Terms of a U.S. loan to automakers provide that companies could be found in default if the United Auto Workers strike, documents filed this week indicate. Conditions of the Treasury Department loans to General Motors Corp.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).