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Hire more workers, Trump tells US carmakers

He makes demand in return for a review of Obama administration's fuel and economy rules
Friday, March 17, 2017 - 05:50

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Mr Trump speaking to auto workers at the American Center for Mobility on Wednesday in Ypsilanti, Michigan. He wants carmakers to build new plants and expand their existing plants in the US.

Washington

PRESIDENT Donald Trump is laying out an explicit quid pro quo for carmakers: he'll cut them a break on environmental standards and wants more hiring in return.

"You need to come back and give us big numbers in terms of jobs," Mr Trump told the chief executive officers of

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