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What GM Workers in Canada Have to Say About Oshawa Plant Closing

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General Motors Co.’s decision to pull production from its plant in Oshawa, Ontario next year left workers angry and stunned as they poured out of the plant in a chilly rain to protest the move. Below are some of their comments:

“I was shocked and I didn’t really sleep much last night,’’ George Balsdon, said as he marched out of the plant to protest the news with his union, Unifor. Balsdon does electrical checks on trucks at the plant and has been there for about seven years. “I’ve got a family to feed, I’ve got three kids to put through school.’’