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Shuttered Lordstown Plant to Reopen with 600 U.S. Jobs Making Electric Trucks

Lordstown, Ohio — abandoned by General Motors (GM) last year — will soon get about 600 American jobs to produce electric pickup trucks for the…

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Thousands of American Workers Return to Work at GM, Ford, Chrysler Plants

Thousands of American workers are returning to their manufacturing jobs at Ford, General Motors (GM), and Fiat Chrysler this week after shuttering for nearly two…

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Watch–Trump to GM: Reopen Lordstown to Manufacture Ventilators

President Donald Trump is telling General Motors (GM) CEO Mary Barra to reopen the automaker’s idled Lordstown, Ohio, plant to make ventilators for Americans in…

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Trump Praises American Private Sector For Stepping Up to Fight Coronavirus

American businesses are actively stepping to help combat the coronavirus by changing their factories over to making goods and equipment needed by health care workers.

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Coronavirus: Ford, GM, Fiat Chrysler Shutting Down U.S. Factories

Detroit (AP) — Ford and General Motors are confirming that they will temporarily close all of their North American factories due to the coronavirus threat.

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