UAW chief talks with Automotive News editorial board

UAW President Ron Gettelfinger

Last summer, the Detroit 3 asked Ron Gettelfinger to accept labor contracts that included job cuts, health care concessions and steep wage reductions for newly hired workers. Gettelfinger was visionary enough to see that these unpalatable concessions were needed to save General Motors, Ford Motor Co. and Chrysler LLC. For that, Automotive News named Ron Gettelfinger its Person of the Year. He spoke with the editorial board on Monday, Jan. 7

Automotive News | January 7, 2008 - 12:01 am EST

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