General Motors Corporation is planning to temporarily close most of its U.S. factories for up to 9 weeks during the summer. Thousands of auto workers could be laid off but still get most of their pay because the United Auto Workers union contract requires the company to make up much of the difference between state unemployment benefits and their wages.
April 23, 2009
GM will shut many U.S. auto plants for up to 9 WeeksPosted by lehighvalley under News | Tags: 9 weeks, Auto Workers, close plants, General Motors, unemployment benefits |
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