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Lovely speaks with Washington Post, Marketplace, Financial Post about GM plant closures

November 29, 2018

Marketplace,The Financial Post,The Washington Post,WHYY

Mary E. Lovely

Mary E. Lovely

"Trade policy does have an impact because it raised costs significantly for steel and aluminum, and the industry told Trump it would do that," Lovely told the Financial Post. "They already weren’t able to sell enough vehicles to keep these lines productive and raising costs by a billion dollars? It doesn’t help." Mary Lovely spoke with several media outlets about General Motor's announcement that it would close five production plants in North America.

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