Items Tagged with 'General Motors'
A comparatively quiet media tour of General Motors’ Wyoming components plant last week belied its unceremonious, abrupt closing nine years ago, immediately depleting Wyoming city coffers of more than $1 million in tax revenue, the loss of more than 1,500 skilled jobs and a 66-year GM relationship to West Michigan’s economy. Read More
So the Trump tax plan has been signed into law. There will be a mad rush to take credit for the good parts and place blame for the bad parts. With that in mind, be careful who you listen to. Read More
A Big Three automaker visited its Holland lithium ion battery supplier last week and got tongues wagging about what exactly that visit might mean for the supplier’s future production. Read More
The General Motors CEO in years past may have held a press conference to apologize for safety issues and order recalls, and perhaps pledge vague improvements and oversight, but what the world saw late last week was the new sheriff who directly addressed the Detroit corps and painfully specified several in a long list of shameful findings by U.S. Attorney Anton Valukas. Mary Barra looked the heart of GM and its board of directors in eye and admitted guilt, specified changes and immediacy. Read More