by reader Movie Guy
It might be helpful to read the 2007 contracts negotiated between the UAW and GM, Ford, Chrysler. Recommend reading the highlights if not the contracts. Might improve the discussions on this matter.
GM-UAW Labor Contract – 2007
Ford-UAW Labor Contract – 2007
Chrysler-UAW Labor Contract 2007
2007 UAW Contracts – Text, Highlights and “Lowlights”
Update: Links re-formatted