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Tue August 6, 2013

Nixon speaking at Michigan automotive conference

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Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon is a featured speaker at an automotive conference this week in Michigan. He is to speak Thursday at a seminar hosted by the Center for Automotive Research. His presentation is part of an automotive strategy session that also includes speakers from General Motors Co. and Audi of America.

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder is the only other governor listed as a speaker for the four-day event that began Monday.

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6:33 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

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  • GM breaks ground on expansion at Wentzville Assembly plant
Business
6:08 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

GM breaks ground on expansion at Wentzville Assembly plant

General Motors broke ground Monday on 500-thousand square feet of new factory space at its Wentzville, Mo. Assembly plant.

According to the company the expansion will cost $380 million.

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon was on hand for the event and said the decision was a smart one for GM, given its long history in the St. Louis area.

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