Unionized GM plant adds third shift

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    ARLINGTON -- General Motors will add a third shift and about 800 jobs to its Arlington truck assembly plant early next year, the company announced Friday, a boost that adds to previously announced expansions.

    In total, GM will now add upwards of 1,100 employees to the Arlington plant's payroll in the next year as it prepares to launch a new line of large SUVs for the 2014 model year. Workers have been putting in overtime to meet production demands for the plant's SUVs.

    Read more here: GM adding 800 jobs at Arlington plant | Business | Dallas Business, Texas Business, Fort...
     
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    Damn You Obama!!!

    Just sayin...:eusa_whistle:
     
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    That's fantastic ! I guess the citizenry in BRICS will be awaiting them.
    Hint: That's not actually a sign of "recovery". It's a sign of developing countries citizens looking to be CONnedSumers.
     
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    I think you meant, Damn you TAXPAYERS, didn't you?
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    I thought the unions were evil and greedy that cause businesses to shut down? :lmao:

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    Ya...them too!
     
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    ...The type o' argument (only) a Teabagger would make.

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    you are just a walking talking cliche
     
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    Yay!!! Now they can finish paying back the taxpayers!! :woohoo::woohoo::woohoo::woohoo:
     
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    Obama saved GM.

    Romney said, "Let Detroit go bankrupt."
     
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