GM's Whitacre confirms $120M investment in Michigan's Poletown Plant

I offer the following to counterbalance a media that, in my view, spends far too much time frightening people. I view this as a hopeful sign

God bless,

my last job in industry (as opposed to the non-profit sector) was as a contractor in this plant when it was new, the first fully robotic, j.i.t., BOC plant. If any body wants to right a textbook on how to destroy new initiatives intended to save jobs, reduce costs, and make a company healthier they could not do better than studying the history of this plant, its relationship with the unions and the and engineers and mid-mgmt.

Poletown...who would've thought in Hamtramck of all places:p

I'm all for GM-

It's good news to be sure.

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