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UAW workers ratify new contract with Fiat Chrysler

December 12, 2019
DETROIT — Unionized workers at Fiat Chrysler have voted overwhelmingly to approve a new four-year contract with the company. Read More

GM sues Fiat Chrysler

November 21, 2019
DETROIT — General Motors is suing Fiat Chrysler, alleging that its crosstown rival got an unfair business advantage by bribing officials of the United Auto Workers union. Read More

UAW president steps down as GM sues rival over union bribery

November 21, 2019
DETROIT — United Auto Workers President Gary Jones has abruptly resigned, capping a tumultuous day that saw union leaders move to oust him, and General Motors accusing rival Fiat Chrysler in a lawsuit of bribing union officials to get more favorable contract terms from the UAW. Read More

UAW enacts ethics reforms

November 14, 2019
DETROIT — The United Auto Workers union will tighten financial controls, ban contributions from employers and vendors to charities run by its officers and hire an ethics officer in the wake of a federal corruption investigation. Read More

Ford and union reach tentative agreement

October 31, 2019
DETROIT — The United Auto Workers union has reached a tentative contract agreement with Ford after three days of intense bargaining. Read More

Fiat Chrysler merger with PSA appears headed for approval

October 31, 2019
DETROIT — In a merger deal that appears to be heading for approval, Fiat Chrysler stands to gain electric vehicle technology, while PSA Peugeot Citroen could benefit from a badly needed dealership network to reach its goal of selling vehicles in the U.S. Read More

GM workers ratify contract and end 40-day strike

October 28, 2019
ROMULUS — A contentious 40-day strike that crippled General Motors' U.S. production has come to an end as workers approved a new contract with the company. Read More

GM and union reach tentative deal

October 16, 2019
DETROIT — Bargainers for General Motors and the United Auto Workers reached a tentative deal today that could end a monthlong strike that brought the company's U.S. factories to a standstill. Read More

Fiat Chrysler to pay $40M fine for overstating sales numbers

September 30, 2019
DETROIT — Fiat Chrysler is paying $40 million to settle with U.S. securities regulators who say the automaker misled investors by overstating its monthly sales numbers over a five-year period. Read More

Auto workers strike against GM

September 16, 2019
DETROIT — More than 49,000 members of the United Auto Workers walked off General Motors factory floors or set up picket lines early Monday, as contract talks with the company deteriorated into a strike. Read More