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GM's Barra about to get dozens of heartfelt letters from kids  Detroit Free Press

About 20 school districts in Ohio near GM's Lordstown plant launched a letter-writing campaign to GM CEO Mary Barra asking her to save the factory.

Detroit Free Press
General Motors reveals opportunities for employees at impacted plants in US, Canada  WXYZ

(WXYZ) — General Motors revealed its plan for employees working at facilities that are facing closures. The plan includes about 2,700 jobs available at other GM ...

G.M. to Idle Plants and Cut Thousands of Jobs as Sales Slow  The New York Times

General Motors announced Monday that it planned to idle five factories in North America and cut roughly 14,000 jobs in a bid to trim costs. It was a jarring ...

The New York Times
General Motors Has Plan For Majority Of Employees At Impacted Plants  Markets Insider

(RTTNews) - General Motors Co (GM) on Friday said it has a plan for the majority of employees currently working at Maryland, Michigan, Ohio and Oshawa, ...

Markets Insider
How General Motors Can Survive And Compete With Tesla  Forbes

Mary Barra's decisions will give GM the resources fund a transformation from gasoline to electric powered cars. But knowing where the funding will come from is ...

Trump: 'GM is not going to be treated well'  The Detroit News

Washington — President Donald Trump said Thursday that General Motors Co. CEO Mary Barra's decision to idle five plants, lay off 6,000 salaried employees ...

The Detroit News
GM poised to close plants in Michigan, Ohio, Maryland, will cut 15% of salaried workers  USA TODAY

General Motors is cutting 15 percent of its salaried workforce and is poised to close factories in Michigan, Ohio, Maryland and Canada.

How GM should navigate a confusing message to job candidates  Detroit Free Press

GM is cutting jobs, but also hiring posing a potential turnoff to many Millennial and Gen Z people seeking tech jobs.

Detroit Free Press
GM is reinventing itself. It's cutting 15% of its salaried workers and shutting 5 plants in North America  CNN

New York (CNN Business) General Motors on Monday announced a major restructuring of its global business, saying it will shut production at five facilities in ...

General Motors' shares fall after Trump threatens to cut its subsidies as retaliation for layoffs  CNBC

President Donald Trump will consider cutting all subsidies to General Motors after the company announced plans to slash production at several American plants, ...

Why these 4 GM plants should be worried about closure risk  Detroit Free Press

Thousands of GM jobs are in jeopardy if two more Michigan plants and two other GM facilities do not get more product to build.

Detroit Free Press
GM will no longer make these 6 cars  CNN

General Motors will end production of six sedans by the end of 2019.

Howes: A decade on, burden of 'old GM,' bailout weighs on automaker  The Detroit News

Nearly 10 years after its epic bankruptcy, General Motors Co. has moved on. But the rest of America hasn't, and that's a problem for the automaker.

The Detroit News
How General Motors layoffs could trickle down to local manufacturers, dealers  Gainesville Times

The announcement this week by General Motors that it would lay off about 14000 workers as it plans to shutter up to five plants in the Midwest sent shocks ...

Gainesville Times
$325 million Illinois wind farm to supply power to General Motors, Bloomberg  CNBC

The facility will sell power to Bloomberg LP, General Motors and Constellation.

Some workers at shuttered GM plants could be bumped to jobs in Lansing, company says  Lansing State Journal

LANSING — Leaders with General Motors have indicated that some workers affected by plant closures could be transferred to facilities in other locations, ...

Lansing State Journal
Will Ford Europe Quit Like General Motors?  Forbes

Ford Europe was slow to realise consumers' infatuation with SUVs and losses mounted, but experts are divided about whether the company should follow ...

What's Good For Our Country Was Good For General Motors  Forbes

General Motors made a large and stunning announcement today, confirming more than 14000 people will be out of work. Was it avoidable?

Why General Motors' 4.4% Dividend Yield Is a Good Bet  The Motley Fool

General Motors (NYSE:GM) has made a lot of news lately, and it's not the kind that automakers like to make. Late last month, GM announced that it plans to idle ...

The Motley Fool
GM's secret plan to shut plants, cut jobs likely signals more to come  Detroit Free Press

Government filings show GM's board approved the massive cost-cutting plan Nov. 20, six days before it told the world and its workers.

Detroit Free Press
Huge Cuts at General Motors: What We Know  The Motley Fool

GM said it will idle five factories in North America and cut nearly 15000 jobs. Here's the plan.

The Motley Fool
Tesla Could Buy Idle Plants From General Motors  TheStreet.com

Tesla could use some of General Motors' soon-to-be idle production plants....CBS.

After General Motors layoffs, more bumps ahead for U.S. auto industry  NBC News

The president said the jobs were "all coming back," but there's more rough road ahead for U.S. auto industry, analysts warn. "If I'm elected, you won't lose one ...

NBC News
GM to halt production at several plants, cut more than 14,000 jobs  CNBC

General Motors said Monday it plans to effectively halt production at a number of plants in the U.S. and Canada next year and cut more than 14,000 jobs in a ...

Here's the buyout GM offered before announcing 14,000 job cuts  CNBC

The Detroit automaker cited rising commodity prices and interest rates as reasons to ask 17700 employees to retire from the company.

Trump Takes on General Motors (And Guess Who Wins?)  The American Prospect

The president decries the latest round of layoffs in the auto industry—while doing little to stop it. PinItShare?InstapaperPocket Email Print. Kristoffer Tripplaar/ ...

The American Prospect
General Motors: Staying The Course  Seeking Alpha

General Motors' shares have dropped off again lately, potentially opening up another buying opportunity for income investors. Trade war jitters have had a ...

Seeking Alpha
Trump Swears G.M. Will Rue the Day It Crossed Him  Vanity Fair

In many ways, Donald Trump's presidency is like an advent calendar, except that instead of a surprise treat each day leading up to Christmas, Americans receive ...

Vanity Fair
Politicians like Trump should back General Motors for taking risks and making changes  USA TODAY

Corporate nostalgia is one thing, economic survival is another. Leaders like Trump should encourage GM and other companies to innovate and adapt.

Here's Every Factory and Car That GM Is Idling and Canceling  TIME

General Motors will halt production at five North American factories, cut thousands of jobs and cancel several car models.

GM Must Adapt Or Die: A Lesson For U.S. Automakers  Forbes

Amidst sweeping domestic cutbacks, General Motors must decide whether to double down on gas-powered vehicles or embrace the electric vehicle revolution.

General Motors retiree has this advice for Mary Barra  Detroit Free Press

I had a 40-year career with General Motors. ... I can honestly say that I bled GM blue throughout my career.

Detroit Free Press
This university offers money and discount tuition to some GM workers  Detroit Free Press

Davenport University is offering scholarship money and a discount to those GM workers who are directly impacted by the Michigan plant closures.

Detroit Free Press
Trump vs. General Motors (GM)  The Weekly Standard

The president has elected himself to GM's management team.

The Weekly Standard
General Motors' Layoffs Present Ample Opportunities for Entrepreneurs  SFGate

The economy has seen some significant changes this fall. The bankruptcy of Sears Holdings reflected the end of an era in retail, as Sears and Kmart both closed ...

GM workers say they had 'no warning' of closure  Detroit Free Press

As word spread Monday that General Motors is closing three assembly plants, including Detroit-Hamtramck, its roughly 1,500 workers were at home on ...

Detroit Free Press
General Motors' local plants avoid automaker's shutdown plans  Buffalo News

Ceasing production at GM assembly plants raises concerns about the ripple effect on facilities, such as those in Tonawanda and Lockport.

Buffalo News
General Motors fighting to retain tax incentives after news of plant closures  WXYZ Detroit

General Motors is fighting to retain tax incentives that make it's electric cars more desirable to consumers, but after last month's announcement of factory closings ...

WXYZ Detroit
Is General Motors (GM) Stock Undervalued Right Now?  Zacks.com

While the proven Zacks Rank places an emphasis on earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find strong stocks, we also know that investors tend to ...

Ohio's U.S. Senators write letter to General Motors with questions about Lordstown decision  cleveland.com

A week after meeting with GM CEO Mary Barra, Senators Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman want General Motors to provide more answers about its decision to ...

General Motors Restructures  National Review

Change is painful, but GM almost certainly is doing the right thing.

National Review
General Motors’ Oshawa plant closure may soften Durham real estate market  Global News

General Motors plans to shut down operations at its Oshawa plant by the end of 2019, but this news may affect the housing market even sooner. Jasmine ...

Global News
Why General Motors Shifted Gears in Its Manufacturing Strategy  Knowledge@Wharton

Falling demand for sedans and a determination to be prepared for a mainstream transition to electric and autonomous vehicles drove GM's cost-cutting plan.

Why General Motors Is Ditching the Chevy Volt  Greentech Media News

When General Motors launched the Chevy Volt plug-in hybrid in 2010, it was heralded as a breakthrough "car of the future." Turns out it came with an expiry date ...

Greentech Media News
GM discovers that government bailouts come with golden chains attached  Washington Examiner

General Motors recently announced that it will stop production and lay off some 15000 employees at several U.S. and Canadian facilities. The announcement ...

Washington Examiner
General Motors may keep cashing in tax credits after cuts, closures  Crain's Detroit Business

General Motors Co. may be able to continue claiming its maximum amount of tax credits from the state of Michigan even after the Detroit-based automaker sheds ...

Crain's Detroit Business
Here's Another Reason to Think General Motors Will Spin Off Its Self-Driving Subsidiary  The Motley Fool

General Motors (NYSE:GM) said last week that its president, Dan Ammann, will soon leave that post to become CEO of GM's self-driving subsidiary, Cruise ...

The Motley Fool
The cuts at GM are tough. The company's future without them would be even tougher  CNN

New York (CNN Business) Mary Barra is on a mission to ensure General Motors doesn't get left behind in the evolving auto industry that it helped pioneer.

'Don't panic yet' economists advise, though GM cuts seen as warning  Detroit Free Press

GM is cutting 14000 jobs in North America. Ford is expected to cut 20000. But the economy is strong, experts say.

Detroit Free Press
Will The New General Motors Warranty Boost Sales In The U.S.?  Seeking Alpha

General Motors becomes the first automaker to offer an optional extended bumper-to-bumper fully transferable factory warranty in the U.S. By paying a little ext.

Seeking Alpha
General Motors' Job-Killing Plans Trigger Political Firestorm in Washington  The Drive

They once roamed this land in great, thundering herds. Today, the culling of the Great American Sedan continued—along with that of the Great American ...

The Drive
Congress' complicated relationship with GM on full display after cuts  Detroit Free Press

Michigan members of Congress have a complicated relationship with GM in the aftermath of cuts being announced.

Detroit Free Press
GM Wants Congress to Extend an Electric Vehicle Tax Credit That Trump Dislikes  Fortune

When General Motors announced plant closings and a 15% workforce cut, the plan was to plow savings into electric and autonomous vehicle development, ...

GM's Mary Barra prepares for DC gauntlet  The Detroit News

Washington — General Motors Co. Chairman Mary Barra begins two days of meeting with congressional leaders Wednesday, a week after the automaker ...

The Detroit News
General Motors Stock Gains, AT&T Rises and 5 More Morning Movers  Barron's

The possibility of reduced Chinese tariffs on U.S. cars has lifted GM and Ford, while Advanced Micro Devices stock was gaining after getting named a top pick at ...

GM announces 2700 jobs available to workers facing layoffs  Youngstown Vindicator

Staff report. YOUNGSTOWN. Eastern Gateway Community College announced it will make free or nearly free training available for General Motors and adjacent ...

Youngstown Vindicator
AFL-CIO worries GM job cuts are a 'smokescreen for offshoring'  CNBC

GM has a 'particularly bad' history of using every excuse to offshore work, said AFL-CIO policy director Damon Silvers.

General Motors is closing plants and cutting jobs  CNN

General Motors is shutting production at five facilities in North America and cutting 15% of its salaried workforce.

How an ex-General Motors exec and his Marine son became salsa kings  Detroit Free Press

Tom Smith and his son David Smith took a recipe and a dream to create Jar Head Salsa. It will sell $400000 this year just from local farmers markets.

Detroit Free Press
UAW fights to save Detroit, Ohio plants, braces for tough contract talks  Detroit Free Press

Local Lordstown UAW workers are prepared to fight to win a new product from GM and save their jobs.

Detroit Free Press
Trump takes on General Motors (guess who wins?)  The Guardian

The president is hammering the company for cutting US jobs – but that's the reality of our shareholder-driven system.

The Guardian
General Motors (GM) Stock Sinks As Market Gains: What You Should Know  Zacks.com

In the latest trading session, General Motors (GM) closed at $34.42, marking a -0.78% move from the previous day.

Letter to the editor: Trump's stance on General Motors seems a lot like socialism  Press Herald

Capitalism teaches us that businesses should make the decisions as to what is the best way for them to be efficient and to maximize their profits. General Motors ...

Press Herald
GM cuts? Sandy Levin warned about them, says new NAFTA won’t help  Detroit Free Press

The retiring congressman is plenty busy with trade being discussed, GM announcing cuts and a new NAFTA being debated.

Detroit Free Press
GM Announces Plans To Cut 15000 Jobs In U.S. And Canada  NPR

As car sales continue to slump, General Motors says it will end production at five factories in the U.S. and Canada. The company says it will lay off 15 percent of ...

The History of 'GM Poletown' and Its Impact on Detroit  CityLab

The 33-year-old GM Detroit-Hamtramck plant was renovated less than five years ago. But now that it's shutting down, some residents are hoping to right a wrong.

General Motors May Shed Jobs, But Chevy Sticks With NASCAR  Forbes

The “GM transformation announcement” was the news Monday that General Motors, which makes Chevrolets, planned to idle five factories in North America and ...

GM workers feel holiday jitters beyond idled plants  Detroit Free Press

Temporary UAW workers are likely to lose jobs as permanent laid off workers in other plants transfer to other GM plants building new truck and SUVs.

Detroit Free Press
General Motors Baltimore-area plant, by the numbers: What closure could mean  Baltimore Sun

General Motors is potentially closing its White Marsh transmission plant. Here is a breakdown of the decision by the numbers.

Baltimore Sun
Lawsuit: General Motors allowed racist, hateful acts at Toledo Transmission plant  Toledo Blade

Nine African-Americans who are employees or former employees of General Motors Co.'s Toledo Transmission plant have filed a lawsuit alleging the company .

Toledo Blade
GM just made a big behind-the-scenes move to boost robot cars  Detroit Free Press

General Motors is moving its No. 2 executive, company President Dan Ammann, to be CEO of its self-driving unit, GM Cruise, as it aggressively pushes to bring ...

Detroit Free Press
Don’t Just Blame Trump for GM’s Layoffs—Blame GM  POLITICO

The auto industry shaped and sustained the retrograde world which it now finds itself having to navigate out of—and U.S. consumers went along for the ride.

Why The General Motors Layoffs Were Strategic  Forbes

Earlier this week, General Motors announced its plans to lay off more than 14,000 employees in North America. The layoffs were triggered by a change in ...

Will Ford Follow General Motors' Restructuring Layout?  TheStreet.com

General Motors has sparked a big debate with its latest restructuring efforts....GM.

As GM reconsiders future of auto plant, Lordstown holds its breath  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Two weeks after General Motors announced the shutdown of its plant in Lordstown, Ohio, the community contemplates a profound loss.

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
General Motors wanted at least 7K workers to take a buyout; layoffs loom  Detroit Free Press

General Motors hopes at least 7000 white-collar workers will take an employee buyout. But the take-rate will likely be closer to 4000.

Detroit Free Press
Moody's: GM's restructuring effort is 'credit-positive'  The Detroit News

Moody's Investor *Service* called General Motors Co.'s restructuring plan — which will idle five plants and cut 8,000 salaried jobs across the company to save $6 ...

The Detroit News
GM CEO, Under Fire, Navigates Fallout Of Planned Job Cuts, Plant Closures  The Wall Street Journal

General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra faces bipartisan anger in Washington over the company's plans to cut 14800 jobs and close four plants despite ...

The Wall Street Journal
GM Shares Soar After Restructuring Announcement  Fortune

The automaker's stock was up nearly 6% in midday trading Monday.

Residents alerted helicopter to deliver parts at new Burton General Motors facility  MLive.com

Construction crews continue working on the new General Motors parts processing center on Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018 in Burton. Kaiti Sullivan | MLive.com Kaiti ...

Detroit Has Had It With Cars  Bloomberg

General Motors joins Ford and Fiat Chrysler in planning for a future in which everybody buys SUVs and pickups. Is that smart?

General Motors Layoffs Signal Uncertain Future for American Cars—and More  TIME

When General Motors announced on Nov. 26 that it was halting production at five factories and cutting 15% of its workforce, the news came as a major blow not ...

Why Democrats’ Response to GM Matters  The Atlantic

The automaker is ceasing production at five plants in North America. How the party reacts could speak to its ability—and willingness—to make Rust Belt voters ...

The Atlantic
General Motors' Global Restructuring Plan Will Axe Upward of 14,000 Jobs  The Drive

About 6700 of the layoffs will affect factory workers alone, with more than half of them happening in the US.

The Drive
Guest columnist Mariel Addis: Feeling nostalgic about General Motors  GazetteNET

There is one piece of recent news that really caught my attention and made me quite sad. It was GM's announcement that it was shuttering a handful of auto ...

Peter Morici: The melting away of General Motors  Deseret News

General Motors is gradually disappearing — like a block of ice on the hot pavement of an August day.

Deseret News
Is GM Trying to Save the Chevy Malibu?  The Motley Fool

By eliminating two of its three highest-volume car models in North America, GM is maximizing the chance that it can save the third one: the Chevy Malibu.

The Motley Fool
UAW challenges GM plan to idle four U.S. plants  The Detroit News

The UAW filed formal objections Monday with GM, challenging automaker's plans to idle four U.S. plants next year.

The Detroit News
General Motors plans no cuts to racing programs  ESPN

Changes to General Motors' product line, auto production facilities, and its workforce will not impact the current racing programs the auto giant has in place.

Spring Hill plant could get GM transfers  The Commercial Appeal

Workers leaving GM plants slated for shutdown could transfer to ongoing plants, including Spring Hill.

The Commercial Appeal
GM bashing reaching fever pitch in DC  The Detroit News

Anger at General Motors Co.' s austerity plans that would idle four U.S. plants reaching a fever pitch in Washington.

The Detroit News
Careful steering takes General Motors, Takata through quagmire  Financial Times

Car companies faced lawsuits and regulatory challenges.

Financial Times
General Motors workers ramp up campaign to save plant with community pickets  durhamregion.com

There was no lack of support from passing motorists as roughly 50 workers waving union flags and “Save GM Oshawa” signs picketed one of Oshawa's busiest ...

GM to add third vehicle to Spring Hill plant, despite sweeping $6 billion cost-cutting plan  The Tennessean

General Motors will add a third vehicle to its production lineup at its Spring Hill plant next year, news that came in contrast to the company's announcement ...

The Tennessean
Folks are angry at GM, Mary Barra, but GM can't afford to be bothered  Detroit Free Press

In evaluating GM's cuts, we have to remember that the auto industry and the economy are cyclical. Gravity remains in effect.

Detroit Free Press
Government Investigating Complaints Of Faulty Brakes On General Motors Vehicles  CBS Philly

Follow CBSPHILLY Facebook | Twitter. PHILADELPHIA (CBS/AP) — The U.S. government is investigating more than 100 complaints of poor brakes on millions ...

CBS Philly
General Motors: Riding The Transformation  Seeking Alpha

My investment thesis has long held that the General Motors (GM) under the leadership of CEO Mary Bara is not your fathers GM. The auto manufacturer has ...

Seeking Alpha
GM will stop building cars at 3 North American factories and cut its salaried workforce by 15% in 2019 as it shifts to electric and self-driving cars  Business Insider

GM announced Monday it would idle three factories in North America. The automaker said it would shift resources to electric and autonomous vehicles.

Business Insider
Keller @ Large: Who’s To Blame For Layoffs At GM?  CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – On Tuesday, President Trump threatened to cut all subsidies for General Motors after the auto company announced plans to close several ...

CBS Boston

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General Motors Company, commonly referred to as General Motors (GM), is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit that designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts, and sells financial services, with global headquarters in Detroit's Renaissance Center. It was originally founded by William C. Durant on September 16, 1908 as a holding company. The company is the largest American automobile manufacturer, and one of the world's largest. As of 2018, General Motors is ranked #10 on the Fortune 500 rankings of the largest United States corporations by total revenue.General Motors manufactures vehicles in 37 countries; its core automobile brands include Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, and Cadillac. It also owns or holds controlling interest in foreign brands such as Holden, Wuling, Baojun, and Jiefang. Annual worldwide sales volume reached a milestone of 10 million vehicles in 2016.