Mitsubishi To Close Illinois Factory Amid Falling SalesThe property in Normal, where more than 1,200 employees work, will be put up for sale.
Digital Debate: Teamster’s Hoffa & Amway Heir DeVos: Clash Over Unions!James P. Hoffa and Dick DeVos have vastly differing views of unions, which is why in this heated political climate battles are raging across America over unions in Indiana, Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, California and other states, the two took time to participate in CBS Local Digital Debate.
Strike Possible For Workers At Torrence Avenue Ford PlantWorkers at the Torrence Avenue Ford Assembly Plant on the city’s Far Southeast Side have voted overwhelmingly to reject a new contract with the automaker.
Ford Reports $6.6B Profit, Workers To Get Big BonusesFord Motor Co. on Friday reported a $6.6 billion profit for the full year — more than double its profits in 2009 — resulting in the biggest profit-sharing payouts to union workers in 10 years.