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LILLEY: Doug Ford’s Christmas wish list includes another auto plant

LILLEY: Doug Ford’s Christmas wish list includes another auto plant

Premier Doug Ford better be hoping that Santa is good to him and Ontario this Christmas. In the wake of GM shutting down its auto assembly operations in Ontario this past week — after more than 100

Canada’s Oldest Auto Plant Runs Out of Vehicles

Canada had just turned 40 and Teddy Roosevelt was running a zoo out of the White House when the first automobiles rolled out of Oshawa, Ontario. Starting in 1907, Oshawa built vehicles of the

Cadillac’s XTS Has an End Date to Etch on Its Tombstone; Union Anticipates Additional Jobs at Oshawa Assembly

Following last week’s announcement of a new, less-populous future for General Motors’ once doomed Oshawa Assembly plant, a promise backed up by $170 million in company cash, the union representing

GM’s Oshawa Assembly to Stay in Company Hands, Switch Roles

All this GM assembly plant news dropping today… Announced Wednesday, GM’s Oshawa Assembly, Canada’s oldest auto plant, will not close permanently come the end of the year. After product disappears
General Motors seeks to block UNIFOR ad it calls misleading, inaccurate

General Motors seeks to block UNIFOR ad it calls misleading, inaccurate

The Canadian subsidiary of General Motors is trying to stop an auto workers union from airing a critical TV commercial during the Super Bowl. The 30-second ad calling the automaker greedy and

End of the Line: Bid to Save Oshawa Assembly Fails, Workers Walk Out

The faint hope that existed at the end of 2018 in regards to General Motors’ Oshawa, Ontario assembly plant no longer exists, except maybe in the minds of the most optimistic of union brass. On

‘There Isn’t Anything to Build’: GM Canada Prez Opens Up About Oshawa Assembly Closure

Despite ongoing turmoil in the country’s oilpatch, with the government of Alberta paying to have white Dodge Durango R/T SUVs project a constantly updating tally of money lost due to discounted
WUDRICK: Will governments ever learn their lesson on corporate welfare?

WUDRICK: Will governments ever learn their lesson on corporate welfare?

There’s an old saying about the definition of insanity: doing the same thing over and over while expecting a different result. Never has this been more true than governments in Canada when it comes to
‘SHIP HAS ALREADY LEFT’: Horwath accuses Ford of giving up on GM Oshawa

‘SHIP HAS ALREADY LEFT’: Horwath accuses Ford of giving up on GM Oshawa

Premier Doug Ford says GM told him clearly “the ship has already left the dock” when it comes to closing the GM plant in Oshawa. Ford said he asked GM in a phone call on Sunday whether there was

GM Ready to Stem the Flow of Old Pickups, Just Not Quite Yet

Production of crew cab and double cab variants of GM’s full-size 2019 pickups is already underway, but the automaker won’t fully turn off the taps on the older-generation models until after the middle