UPDATE 1-UAW's Gettelfinger says US automakers "posturing"


(Adds details, quote on strike, background) DETROIT, June 22 (Reuters) - Detroit's Big Three automakers are "posturing" when they say they need a $30 reduction in hourly wages and benefits as they try to return to profitability, the United Auto Workers union president said on Friday. Speaking to UAW members in an online chat, Ron Gettelfinger also said a strike is a possibility during upcoming contract talks with General Motors Corp. , Ford Motor Co. and Chrysler Group, being sold off by ...

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