Saturday, January 10, 2009
Lauer Interviews GM's CEO, UAW President
UAW, Automaker Contract Negotiations Set For Monday
DETROIT - TODAY Show's Matt Lauer interviewed General Motors Corp.'s CEO Rick Wagoner and United Auto Worker President Ron Gettlefinger at the GM Tech Center in Warren Thursday.
The interview came days before union and automaker leaders are scheduled to begin contract negotiations Monday as a required stipulation under Washington's billion-dollar bridge loan to the GM, Chrysler LLC and Ford Motor Company.
The $13.4 billion federal loan package granted to GM last month requires that the UAW make concessions and also demands that GM submit a restructuring plan to the government by March 31....More