Yarmuth Opposes 'Car Czar' Position

Congress is pushing forward with negotiations for a bridge loan to the country’s Big Three automakers. Congressman John Yarmuth of Louisville says he’s hesitant about parts of the legislation, but thinks it’s necessary. Two of the Big Three – GM and Chrysler – say they’ll fail in weeks, not months, if the government doesn’t give… Continue reading Yarmuth Opposes 'Car Czar' Position

Toyota to Slow Production at Georgetown Plant

The downturn in the national economy means a slowdown in production at the Toyota Manufacturing Plant in Georgetown, Kentucky. The plant makes the Camry, Avalon and Solara, as well as the new Venza crossover and employs about seven-thousand permanent workers. The production lines for the Camry and Avalon will be pared back starting in mid-December.… Continue reading Toyota to Slow Production at Georgetown Plant