Michiganders could be surprised to hear President Donald Trump brought "so many damn car plants" to the state, since more plants have idled under his administration.
Speaking to Michiganders Wednesday, Joe Biden called unions America's "economic engine" and laid out a plan to reignite that engine.
Michigan's top three industries are automakers, manufacturers and farmers. One policy has left those Michigan sectors hurting.
While automakers struggle to reopen factories and meet demand, union officials question whether it’s safe to return to work at all.
The Big Three automakers have Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's clear to open May 11. That’s a full week earlier than their anticipated start date.
GM’s aggressive cost-cutting in recent years helped it stay in gear during the coronavirus, and a new Cash for Clunkers program might spur recovery.
Coronavirus has rocked the auto industry at a very bad time for Ford. But smart moves might help the automaker weather the storm.