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Maury County mayor stands with plant workers on strike after GM cuts healthcare

PHOTO: Maury County Mayor Andy Ogles (left) stands next to General Motors employee Dennis Urbania (center) and Spring Hill UAW Chair Mike Herron (right) in support on Wednesday. / Photo by Alexander Willis By ALEXANDER WILLIS The General Motors (GM) strike officially entered its third day on Wednesday, with thousands of workers employed at the

Spring Hill GM workers prepared to strike for “as long as it takes”

PHOTO: Drivers honk as General Motors workers protest alongside U.S. 31 Monday morning. / Photo by Alexander Willis BY ALEXANDER WILLIS Spring Hill’s General Motors plant, which sits just off of U.S. 31 and employs roughly 3,800 people, was mostly empty Monday morning — its assembly lines frozen still. The reason? The workers who would

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Spring Hill General Motors workers to strike Sunday night in first national auto strike in more than 10 years

PHOTO: The roughly 3,800 workers at the Spring Hill General Motors plant plan to strike Sunday night at midnight. / Photo by Alexander Willis BY ALEXANDER WILLIS Following a failed negotiation Sunday morning between the United Automobile Workers (UAW) labor union and General Motors representatives in Detroit, Mich., UAW workers nationwide — including those at

Workers protest in Brentwood as part of nine-state strike

By MATT MASTERS For the past few days protestors have been picketing outside of the AT&T corporate building on Franklin Road in Brentwood as part of a nine-state strike over claims of unfair labor practices. The striking workers are members of Communications Workers of America, a union whose members in the Southeastern district,