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WEEK. ANY CHANCE THAT PRESIDENT TRUMP ANY CHANCE THAT PRESIDENT TRUMP WILL MEET HIM THERE TO RESOLVE WILL MEET HIM THERE TO RESOLVE CONTENTION? CONTENTION?>>Reporter: I’D HATE TO SAY NO>>Reporter: I’D HATE TO SAY NO CHANCE. CHANCE. THE CHANCES OF ANY MEETING WHICH THE CHANCES OF ANY MEETING WHICH WERE GROWING LAST WEEK HAVE WERE GROWING LAST WEEK HAVE DIMINISHED. DIMINISHED. THE IRANIAN FOREIGN MINISTRY THE IRANIAN FOREIGN MINISTRY SPOKESMAN SAYS THEY WILL NOT SPOKESMAN SAYS THEY WILL NOT MEET IN NEW YORK. MEET IN NEW YORK. IRAN, IT LOOKS LIKE, HAS MADE IRAN, IT LOOKS LIKE, HAS MADE ITS MIND UP. ITS MIND UP. HIGH HOPES THAT POSSIBLY HIGH HOPES THAT POSSIBLY PRESIDENT TRUMP MIGHT RELIEVE PRESIDENT TRUMP MIGHT RELIEVE SOME SANCTIONS. SOME SANCTIONS. HE WAS MAKING NICE NOISES ABOUT HE WAS MAKING NICE NOISES ABOUT IRAN’S POTENTIAL FOR ECONOMIC IRAN’S POTENTIAL FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH AND SO ON. GROWTH AND SO ON. BUT DIFFICULT TO SEE NOW REALLY BUT DIFFICULT TO SEE NOW REALLY HOW HE COULD SIT DOWN WITH HOW HE COULD SIT DOWN WITH PRESIDENT ROUHANI THERE. PRESIDENT ROUHANI THERE. BUT WITH THIS PRESIDENT, YOU BUT WITH THIS PRESIDENT, YOU CAN’T RULE OUT ANYTHING. CAN’T RULE OUT ANYTHING.>>BILL, WE ALWAYS GET THAT>>BILL, WE ALWAYS GET THAT CAVEAT. CAVEAT. HIGHLY UNLIKELY, BUT WITH HIGHLY UNLIKELY, BUT WITH PRESIDENT TRUMP YOU CAN’T RULE PRESIDENT TRUMP YOU CAN’T RULE OUT ANYTHING. OUT ANYTHING. BILL, THANK YOU SO MUCH. BILL, THANK YOU SO MUCH.>>>BACK TO THE WORKERS STRIKE.>>>BACK TO THE WORKERS STRIKE. GM LAST LATE NOOFT. GM LAST LATE NOOFT. AS MANY AS 50,000 AUTO WORKERS AS MANY AS 50,000 AUTO WORKERS WALKED OFF THE JOB AFTER THEY WALKED OFF THE JOB AFTER THEY FAILED TO REACH A DEAL. FAILED TO REACH A DEAL. THIS IS THE FIRST STRIKE IN MORE THIS IS THE FIRST STRIKE IN MORE THAN TEN YEARS. THAN TEN YEARS. MOLLY HUNTER IS WITH US. MOLLY HUNTER IS WITH US. GM MADE AN OFFER — GM MADE AN OFFER –>>THIS IS ANTOINE, A MEMBER OF>>THIS IS ANTOINE, A MEMBER OF THE UNION FOR 15 YEARS. THE UNION FOR 15 YEARS. WHAT AREN’T YOU GETTING FROM GM WHAT AREN’T YOU GETTING FROM GM THAT YOU WANT? THAT YOU WANT?>>I WOULD LIKE FOR THE>>I WOULD LIKE FOR THE TEMPORARY EMPLOYEES TO BE MADE TEMPORARY EMPLOYEES TO BE MADE WHOLE, TO BE MADE PERMANENT WHOLE, TO BE MADE PERMANENT EMPLOYEES, AND ALSO I DON’T WANT EMPLOYEES, AND ALSO I DON’T WANT OUR HEALTH CARE JEOPARDIZED. OUR HEALTH CARE JEOPARDIZED. I THINK THAT’S THE MOST I THINK THAT’S THE MOST IMPORTANT THING, THE MOST IMPORTANT THING, THE MOST IMPORTANT TWO THINGS FOR ME IS IMPORTANT TWO THINGS FOR ME IS HEALTH CARE AND MAKING SURE THAT HEALTH CARE AND MAKING SURE THAT PEOPLE HAVE REAL JOBS AND NOT PEOPLE HAVE REAL JOBS AND NOT TEMPORARY JOBS. TEMPORARY JOBS.>>ANTOINE, YOU WORK AT THIS>>ANTOINE, YOU WORK AT THIS PLANT HERE, 700 WORKERS WORK PLANT HERE, 700 WORKERS WORK RIGHT HERE. RIGHT HERE. IT’S SUPPOSED TO BE, QUOTE, IT’S SUPPOSED TO BE, QUOTE, UNALLOCATED BY JANUARY 2020. UNALLOCATED BY JANUARY 2020. THAT MEANS YOU’RE OUT OF WORK IN THAT MEANS YOU’RE OUT OF WORK IN 2020. 2020.>>YEP, THAT’S WHAT THAT MEANS.>>YEP, THAT’S WHAT THAT MEANS. THAT MEANS WE’RE OUT OF WORK. THAT MEANS WE’RE OUT OF WORK.>>ALLISON — A LOT OF PEOPLE>>ALLISON — A LOT OF PEOPLE DRIVING BY HONKING. DRIVING BY HONKING.>>I’VE BEEN OUT HERE SINCE 5:30>>I’VE BEEN OUT HERE SINCE 5:30 THIS MORNING. THIS MORNING.>>HOW LONG WILL YOU STAY OUT>>HOW LONG WILL YOU STAY OUT HERE? HERE?>>FOREVER LONG AS IT TAKES.>>FOREVER LONG AS IT TAKES.>>WERE YOU PART OF THE STRIKE>>WERE YOU PART OF THE STRIKE IN 2007? IN 2007?>>YES, I WAS.>>YES, I WAS.>>HOW LONG DID YOU STAY FOR>>HOW LONG DID YOU STAY FOR THAT? THAT?>>ONLY LIKE A DAY.>>ONLY LIKE A DAY.>>Reporter: YOU CAN HEAR THE>>Reporter: YOU CAN HEAR THE HONKING. HONKING. THAT COST THEM ABOUT $300 THAT COST THEM ABOUT $300 MILLION A DAY. MILLION A DAY. MORE THAN $300 MILLION A DAY. MORE THAN $300 MILLION A DAY. TOO EXPENSIVE FOR GM BUT A LOT TOO EXPENSIVE FOR GM BUT A LOT MORE EXPENSIVE FOR YOU. MORE EXPENSIVE FOR YOU. ARE YOU GETTING PAID AT ALL? ARE YOU GETTING PAID AT ALL?>>NOT AT ALL.>>NOT AT ALL.>>Reporter: IT’S WORTH IT?>>Reporter: IT’S WORTH IT?>>RIGHT.>>RIGHT. ENOUGH IS ENOUGH. ENOUGH IS ENOUGH. ENOUGH OF BIG BUSINESS. ENOUGH OF BIG BUSINESS. EVERYBODY IS GETTING MONEY. EVERYBODY IS GETTING MONEY. I WOULD LIKE TO SEE PEOPLE WITH I WOULD LIKE TO SEE PEOPLE WITH JOBS, NOT TEMPORARY JOBS, JOBS, NOT TEMPORARY JOBS, FULL-TIME JOBS WITH BENEFITS. FULL-TIME JOBS WITH BENEFITS. LIKE I SAID, THAT’S THE MAIN LIKE I SAID, THAT’S THE MAIN THING I’M FIGHTING FOR. THING I’M FIGHTING FOR.>>MOLE I KNOW THE IMMEDIATE>>MOLE I KNOW THE IMMEDIATE ISSUE IS THE STRIKE GOING ON ISSUE IS THE STRIKE GOING ON RIGHT NOW AND GOING BACK TO RIGHT NOW AND GOING BACK TO WORK. WORK. WHEN PRESIDENT TRUMP IN 2016 WAS WHEN PRESIDENT TRUMP IN 2016 WAS RUNNING, BRINGING AUTO JOBS BACK RUNNING, BRINGING AUTO JOBS BACK TO AMERICA. TO AMERICA. IS WHAT GOES ON WITH HIS JOB, IS WHAT GOES ON WITH HIS JOB, THE AUTO WORKERS IN THE U.S. A THE AUTO WORKERS IN THE U.S. A MAIN ISSUE FOR HIM IN 2020? MAIN ISSUE FOR HIM IN 2020?>>Reporter: ALLISON IS ASKING>>Reporter: ALLISON IS ASKING FROM NEW YORK, IS THIS GOING TO FROM NEW YORK, IS THIS GOING TO AFFECT HOW YOU VOTE IN 2020. AFFECT HOW YOU VOTE IN 2020. PRESIDENT TRUMP CRITICIZED GM PRESIDENT TRUMP CRITICIZED GM CLOSING PLANTS AND VOWED TO CLOSING PLANTS AND VOWED TO BRING BACK AMERICAN BRING BACK AMERICAN MANUFACTURING. MANUFACTURING. HOW DOES THIS AFFECT YOUR VOTE? HOW DOES THIS AFFECT YOUR VOTE? ARE YOU THINKING ABOUT THAT ARE YOU THINKING ABOUT THAT RIGHT NOW? RIGHT NOW?>>NOT EVEN REALLY THINKING>>NOT EVEN REALLY THINKING ABOUT IT. ABOUT IT. IT’S NOT A DIFFERENCE TO ME. IT’S NOT A DIFFERENCE TO ME. I’M NOT GOING TO BLAME IT OR I’M NOT GOING TO BLAME IT OR TRUMP. TRUMP. I DON’T KNOW HOW THAT AFFECTS I DON’T KNOW HOW THAT AFFECTS THIS RIGHT HERE. THIS RIGHT HERE. ALL I KNOW THIS IS GOING ON WAY ALL I KNOW THIS IS GOING ON WAY BEFORE TRUMP AND WANTING TO TAKE BEFORE TRUMP AND WANTING TO TAKE OUR HEALTH CARE. OUR HEALTH CARE. IT’S STILL GOING ON. IT’S STILL GOING ON.>>Reporter: ALLISON, WE HEARD>>Reporter: ALLISON, WE HEARD PRESIDENT TRUMP CRITICIZE GM. PRESIDENT TRUMP CRITICIZE GM. WE HEARD GM SAY WITH THIS TRADE WE HEARD GM SAY WITH THIS TRADE WAR IT’S GETTING A LOT MORE WAR IT’S GETTING A LOT MORE EXPENSIVE TO PRODUCE — YOU GUYS EXPENSIVE TO PRODUCE — YOU GUYS BLAME GM. BLAME GM.>>I DON’T BLAME ONE PERSON NO>>I DON’T BLAME ONE PERSON NO MORE THAN THE OTHER. MORE THAN THE OTHER. LIKE I SAID, I’M NOT PLAYING THE LIKE I SAID, I’M NOT PLAYING THE BLAME GAME. BLAME GAME. ALL I’M TRYING TO DO IS BE OUT ALL I’M TRYING TO DO IS BE OUT HERE AND BE AN EXAMPLE FOR MY HERE AND BE AN EXAMPLE FOR MY PEOPLE AND TRY TO GET PEOPLE THE PEOPLE AND TRY TO GET PEOPLE THE JOBS JOBS JOBS. JOBS. WE ALL WANT A PRODUCT. WE ALL WANT A PRODUCT. THAT’S WHY WE’RE OUT HERE THAT’S WHY WE’RE OUT HERE WORKING. WORKING. NOT HERE TO BLAME ONE PERSON OR NOT HERE TO BLAME ONE PERSON OR THE OTHER. THE OTHER. WE JUST WANT A PRODUCT. WE JUST WANT A PRODUCT.>>Reporter: ALLISON, THEY WANT>>Reporter: ALLISON, THEY WANT JOBS, STABILITY, HEALTH CARE AND JOBS, STABILITY, HEALTH CARE AND THIS PLANT THAT WE’RE IN FRONT THIS PLANT THAT WE’RE IN FRONT OF TO BE OPEN PAST JANUARY 2020. OF TO BE OPEN PAST JANUARY 2020. BACK TO YOU. BACK TO YOU.>>MOLLY HUNTER, THANKS SO MUCH.>>MOLLY HUNTER, THANKS SO MUCH. A BIG THANKS TO ANTOINE FOR A BIG THANKS TO ANTOINE FOR SHARING TIME WITH US. SHARING TIME WITH US.>>>BEFORE BRETT KAVANAUGH’S>>>BEFORE BRETT KAVANAUGH’S NOMINATION, A DEMOCRATIC SENATOR NOMINATION, A DEMOCRATIC SENATOR ASKED FOR THEM TO LOOK INTO NEW ASKED FOR THEM TO LOOK INTO NEW SEXUAL ALLEGATIONS. SEXUAL ALLEGATIONS. WRITING HIS OFFICE WAS CONTACTED WRITING HIS OFFICE WAS CONTACTED BY SEVERAL INDIVIDUALS WHO WOULD BY SEVERAL INDIVIDUALS WHO WOULD LIKE TO SHARE INFORMATION WITH LIKE TO SHARE INFORMATION WITH THE FBI RELEVANT TO THE THE FBI RELEVANT TO THE INVESTIGATION AND THEY HAVE HAD INVESTIGATION AND THEY HAVE HAD DIFFICULTY TO FIND ONE TO DIFFICULTY TO FIND ONE TO COLLECT THE INFORMATION. COLLECT THE INFORMATION. TWO TOP SENATORS, CHARLES TWO TOP SENATORS, CHARLES CHARLES GRASS LEE AND DIANNE CHARLES GRASS LEE AND DIANNE FEINSTEIN WERE ALSO COPIED ON FEINSTEIN WERE ALSO COPIED ON THE LETTER.