June 3, 2008
Washington, D.C. – Following the announcement by General Motors that it planned to close its Janesville plant by 2010, U.S. Senators Russ Feingold and Herb Kohl and Representative Paul Ryan sent a letter to General Motors CEO Rick Wagoner asking him to reconsider the decision to close the Janesville GM plant and requesting a meeting to discuss the possible retooling of the plant for different production lines. Click here to view the letter.
Here’s the tick tock, month by month. President Obama could not have saved Janesville GM plant. It closed before he took office.
Here is The Maddow Blog’s reporting.