GM Laying Off Graveyard Shift at Lordstown

890 workers being pink-slipped at GM’s Lordstown Assembly plant near Youngstown.  Also the plant will be idled for the month of January, and re-opened in February with a slowed assembly line:

http://www.vindy.com/news/2008/dec/05/890-more-layoffs-lordstown-third-shift-eliminated/

You could obviously see this coming, but it still sends shudders through the NE Ohio economy.

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