Chrysler, UAW Agree On New Contract

Chrysler UAW agreement
Chrysler UAW agreement

By Tom Krisher and Dee-Ann Durbin

DETROIT (AP) -- Chrysler Group LLC and the United Auto Workers negotiators agreed on a new four-year contract early Wednesday that creates 2,100 new jobs.

Chrysler also will invest $4.5 billion in its plants under the deal, which covers 26,000 U.S. workers.