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Janesville: An American Story

Janesville:  An American Story

by Amy Goldstein,
The Philadelphia Inquirer, May 21, 2017

Two days before Christmas 2008, the General Motors assembly plant in Janesville, Wis., closed. With the 4.8 million-square-foot facility padlocked behind a chain-link perimeter, almost 10,000 people in the county found themselves out of work.

 

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