NAFTA’s Dark Holidays


General Motor’s surprise announcement the Monday after Thanksgiving that it would eliminate 14,000 jobs and shutter 5 plants sent traumatic shock waves across the industrial Midwest and into Canada, putting a dark cloud over the holiday season. While these changes will affect autoworkers today, they will undoubtedly be felt by all working Americans in the months and years to come.

Representative Sander Levin (D-MICH.)
Publication date: 
December 12, 2018
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