GM restarts Shreveport production, but another surge of shutdowns is expected

Mar 26, 2011 Read more: Star-telegram.com

SHREVEPORT -- General Motors Co. will resume production at its assembly plant in Shreveport one week after a massive earthquake and tsunami led to supply-chain problems that reached across the Pacific Ocean.Doug Ebey, head of the United Auto Workers local, said Friday that the 800 employees at the plant will resume their normal four-day workweek ...

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paul

Buffalo, NY

#1 Mar 27, 2011
why are general motors parts made in other countries and not in the usa is it because of greedy unions.this is why jobs have left this country so why call it an american car when in fact gm has engine blocks made in mexico and brazil and other parts from japan and china and they still make inferior junk if you don't think so read consumer reports.toyota is made in the usa but without a union and there cars are much more value for the money so lose the mindset that you are being patriotic buying american gm junk they are playing on your emotions
teach

Buffalo, NY

#2 Mar 27, 2011
obama drives a kia when not on tv
tbird19482

Tonawanda, NY

#3 Mar 27, 2011
Two things...Greedy unions and Slick Willy's NAFTA.
george

Buffalo, NY

#4 Mar 27, 2011
unions are on their way out they have ruined this country just like they did in italy

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