Bitterness in the industrial belt gave Trump just what he needed to win

The last time Americans elected a new president, the U.S. auto industry was on the brink of collapse. Eight years later, U.S. auto sales are at near-record levels. The Detroit 3 automakers have hired tens of thousands of workers in the past few years. Yet anger and resentment remains.

Mulally to meet with Trump
UPDATED: 12/8/16 11:49 am ET - adds details

President-elect Donald Trump plans to meet with former Ford CEO Alan Mulally today, according to a spokesman for Trump's transition team.

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