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03/06/2008 GM closed four plants in America due to falling sales

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GM Grand Rapids Metal Center Plant Closing October, 2008

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Book explores aftermath of GM closing

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GM Will Speed Up Closure of Wisc. SUV Factory

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Michigan GM workers speak about the implications of bankruptcy and plant closings

General Motors is closing four truck and SUV plants in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, affecting 10,000 workers, as surging fuel prices hasten a dramatic shift to smaller vehicles.
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