UAW faces painful transformation

UAW faces painful transformation

There are 4827 comments on the www.detnews.com story from May 14, 2009, titled UAW faces painful transformation. In it, www.detnews.com reports that:

The United Auto Workers, like the automakers whose employees it represents, is struggling to survive the worst financial crisis to hit the auto industry since the Great Depression.

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Capricorn

Madison Heights, MI

#5292 Dec 7, 2012
Pete wrote:
<quoted text>
It's the cycle...
called what comes around- goes around.
Too Funny.
So true and so is wifey.
Pete

Grand Rapids, MI

#5297 Dec 8, 2012
Pete wrote:
<quoted text>
Wifey says:
That's very true...
Let's just call it...
Digesting the Twinkies’ lesson.
Too Funny.
The socialists want big government and the taxes to go up along with it.

So they can continue to subsidize that socialist party uaw...

(who is the biggest tax free organization in Michigan)...

and all other unions as they are all tax free and pay no taxes whatsoever.

But it's the taxpayers who foot their bills and subsidize them.

Too Funny.
Pete

Grand Rapids, MI

#5298 Dec 8, 2012
Pete wrote:
The socialists want big government and the taxes to go up along with it.

So they can continue to subsidize that socialist party uaw...

(who is the biggest tax free organization in Michigan)...

and all other unions as they are all tax free and pay no taxes whatsoever.

But it's the taxpayers who foot their bills and subsidize them.

Too Funny.
That's very true...

and Michigan becoming #24 RTW will fix most of that very soon.

Too Funny.

Since: Aug 11

Location hidden

#5299 Dec 8, 2012
Chrysler Auto Workers fired after Wolchek investigation are back on the job

http://www.myfoxdetroit.com/story/20292017/ch...

Chrysler workers exposed smoking pot, drinking on lunch breaks return to jobs

http://www.mlive.com/news/detroit/index.ssf/2...
Booga King

Fairfax, VA

#5300 Dec 9, 2012
Pete wrote:
<quoted text>
That's very true...
and Michigan becoming #24 RTW will fix most of that very soon.
Too Funny.
Still on here talking to your self...Too funny
Pete

Grand Rapids, MI

#5301 Dec 9, 2012
Booga King wrote:
<quoted text> Still on here talking to your self...Too funny
Wifey says:
and you're still here listening.

RTW makes and creates jobs...

while socialist party unions kill them as extortionists.

Too Funny.
Pete

Grand Rapids, MI

#5302 Dec 9, 2012
Pete wrote:
Wifey says:
and you're still here listening.

RTW makes and creates jobs...

while socialist party unions kill them as extortionists.

Too Funny.
That's very true...

their very existence depends on soaking off the taxpayers.

Too Funny.
Pete

Grand Rapids, MI

#5304 Dec 10, 2012
Unions are poor financial plannings.

Ask the city of Taylor. http://www.mlive.com/news/detroit/index.ssf/2...

Too Funny.
The Truth

Macomb, MI

#5306 Dec 12, 2012
Anonymous of Indy wrote:
Chrysler Auto Workers fired after Wolchek investigation are back on the job
http://www.myfoxdetroit.com/story/20292017/ch...
Chrysler workers exposed smoking pot, drinking on lunch breaks return to jobs
http://www.mlive.com/news/detroit/index.ssf/2...
Smoking POT? really, what proof do you and your beloved Wolchek have that indeed it was pot and not rolled cigarettes that they were smoking, you are so damn lucky Fox 2 news and Chrysler didn't get sued
The Truth

Macomb, MI

#5307 Dec 12, 2012
Pete wrote:
<quoted text>
That's very true...
and Michigan becoming #24 RTW will fix most of that very soon.
Too Funny.
LOL, it's worked wonders for the South, more poor folks, lol, god help you

Since: Aug 11

Location hidden

#5308 Dec 13, 2012
The Truth wrote:
<quoted text> Smoking POT? really, what proof do you and your beloved Wolchek have that indeed it was pot and not rolled cigarettes that they were smoking, you are so damn lucky Fox 2 news and Chrysler didn't get sued
they have witnesses and got it on film all the UAW has done has damaged Chrysler's & FIAT's public Image and I look for Chrysler & FIAT to sue the UAW for Damages because of the conduct of their members.

Since: Aug 11

Location hidden

#5309 Dec 13, 2012
The Truth wrote:
<quoted text> LOL, it's worked wonders for the South, more poor folks, lol, god help you
John Deere UAW members in Iowa which is a RTW state make more than their UAW counterparts at DCX, Ford, & GM in Michigan because the UAW knows in a RTW state they have to earn those dues.

Since: Mar 12

Location hidden

#5312 Dec 13, 2012
I never pay union fees, I tell them to go f uc k themselves lol
Pete

Grand Rapids, MI

#5314 Dec 15, 2012
Wifey says:
So now MI is a RTW state and those socialist party unions are over reacting.

Maybe they should just get out of and stay away from politics altogether.

Too Funny.
Pete

Grand Rapids, MI

#5315 Dec 15, 2012
Pete wrote:
Wifey says:
So now MI is a RTW state and those socialist party unions are over reacting.

Maybe they should just get out of and stay away from politics altogether.

Too Funny.
That's very true...

you could have fooled me...

I thought they were all about representing the workers instead.

Too Funny.
Mother Mary

Riverside, IL

#5317 Dec 26, 2012
Pete wrote:
<quoted text>
That's very true...
and if he does then there will be 2 obamamobiles to compete with each other.
Too Funny.
Toyota must pay 1.4 billion for being to good. We bailed out GM=Govt Motors for being to bad......LOL!!Keep bailing GM!!!!!The Titanic sank too!!!!!!!!!!
The Truth

Macomb, MI

#5319 Dec 27, 2012
Mother Mary wrote:
<quoted text>Toyota must pay 1.4 billion for being to good. We bailed out GM=Govt Motors for being to bad......LOL!!Keep bailing GM!!!!!The Titanic sank too!!!!!!!!!!
Good? really? good at what? Killing their Customers with hiding acceleration issues that the drive can't stop the car like the Cop with his family all burning to death in a Lexus? that good you talking about? O What a feeling, Toyota
ThomasA

Birmingham, AL

#5320 Dec 27, 2012
The Truth wrote:
<quoted text> Good? really? good at what? Killing their Customers with hiding acceleration issues that the drive can't stop the car like the Cop with his family all burning to death in a Lexus? that good you talking about? O What a feeling, Toyota
Do you remember anything in the back of your mind about exploding Pintos,flipping Corvairs,rollover Econoline vans,etc.? All companies have had their black eyes.
Pete

Grand Rapids, MI

#5321 Dec 27, 2012
Toyota did it again...
http://www.usatoday.com/story/driveon/2012/12...

Too Funny.
Pete

Grand Rapids, MI

#5322 Dec 27, 2012
Pete wrote:
Toyota did it again...
http://www.usatoday.com/story/driveon/2012/12...

Too Funny.
Wifey says:
That's very true...

union made = Consumer Rip-Offs.

Too Funny.

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