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Workers: UAW has given enough

DEARBORN, Mich. — Ford Motor Co. and the United Auto Workers union, which have agreed to proposed contract changes that would lower the automaker’s labor costs, are running into opposition from some workers who say they’ve given too much already.

Workers at the Dearborn Truck Plant outside Detroit honked horns and shouted down Bob King, the union’s top Ford negotiator, Wednesday evening as King tried to speak about the proposed changes, according to Gary Walkowicz, a member of the plant’s bargaining committee.

Walkowicz and six other plant leaders have signed a letter to employees urging them to vote against the agreement because it would require too many concessions and would limit workers’ right to strike.

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