Fired Tesla Employees Suggest Terminations Were Made For Cost Cutting Reasons

Business | Chris White
FILE PHOTO - The logo of Tesla is seen in Taipei, Taiwan on August 11, 2017.

‘Seems like performance has nothing to do with it’

Tesla's Move To Ax Hundreds Of Jobs Comes At A Very Awkward Moment For Elon Musk

Business | Chris White
Elon Musk, founder, CEO and lead designer at SpaceX and co-founder of Tesla, speaks at the International Space Station Research and Development Conference in Washington, U.S. on July 19, 2017. (REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein/File Photo)

The company must meet before an NLRB judge beginning November 14

Tesla Fires Nearly 700 Employees As The Company Struggles To Produce Model 3

Business | Chris White
FILE PHOTO - The logo of Tesla is seen in Taipei, Taiwan on August 11, 2017.

Manufacturers are among those jettisoned

Out-Of-State Investors Are Using Desolated Detroit As A Mini Laboratory For Self-Driving Vehicles

Business | Chris White
American Honda Motor introduces the 2018 Honda Accord at the Garden Theater in Detroit, Michigan, U.S., July 14, 2017. (REUTERS/Rebecca Cook)

‘We’re running living laboratories’

Tesla Denies 'Misleading' Reports Model 3s Are Being Built By Hand

Business | Chris White
Indianapolis - Circa April 2017: Tesla Service Center. Tesla designs and manufactures the Model S electric sedan IV (Jonathan Weiss / Shutterstock.com)

‘This is not some revelation’

Tesla Has A Powerful New Fanboy -- Vladimir Putin

Energy | Chris White
Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a press conference in Ankara, Turkey, September 28, 2017. (REUTERS/Umit Bektas)

‘Light, fast and efficient’

Shilling For Musk

Opinion | Bob Barr
Tesla Chief Executive, Elon Musk enters the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York, U.S., January 6, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Elon Musk fanboy Justin Bariso embodies adulatory journalism.

Warren Buffett Bets AGAINST Self-Driving Trucks

Daily Caller News Foundation | Chris White
Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett plays bridge during the Berkshire annual meeting weekend in Omaha, Nebraska May 3, 2015. (REUTERS/Rick Wilking)

‘We look to support … the trucking industry for years to come’

Media Gushes Over Elon Musk's Efficiency After Tesla Misses A Huge Deadline

Business | Chris White
Tesla Chief Executive Officer Musk speaks during an official ceremony in Adelaide to announce that Tesla will install the world's largest grid-scale battery in the South Australian state

‘Musk sleeps 6-6.5 hours a night, otherwise he feels ‘grumpy’

Musk Badly Misses Model 3 Numbers As Tesla Stumbles Through 'Manufacturing Hell'

Business | Chris White
Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk stands on the podium as he attends a forum on startups in Hong Kong, China January 26, 2016. REUTERS/Bobby Yip/File Photo

‘We are confident of addressing the bottleneck issues’

Climate Change Fund Drops Tesla For Being Financially Upside Down

Business | Chris White
First production model of Tesla Model 3 out the assembly line in Fremont, California , U.S. is seen in this undated handout photo from Tesla Motors obtained by Reuters July 10, 2017.

‘We don’t see upside’

GASSHOLES -- Cali Is Forcing Everyone To Drive Electric Cars

Energy | Chris White
Indianapolis - Circa April 2017: Tesla Service Center. Tesla designs and manufactures the Model S electric sedan IV (Editorial credit: Jonathan Weiss / Shutterstock.com)

‘Gee, somebody has been reading The Onion’

Bill Gates Reassures America That Artificial Intelligence Is Nothing To 'Panic' About

Business | Eric Lieberman
Left: SUN VALLEY, ID - JULY 07: Elon Musk, CEO and CTO of SpaceX, CEO and product architect of Tesla Motors, and chairman of SolarCity, attends the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference on July 8, 2015 in Sun Valley, Idaho. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) Right: NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 20: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation co-founder Bill Gates speaks at Goalkeepers 2017, at Jazz at Lincoln Center on September 20, 2017 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation)

‘This is a case where Elon and I disagree’

Anti-Trump AG Obsessively Targets Exxon's Climate Record While Ignoring Solar Industry Corruption

Energy | Chris White
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman speaks at a news conference with other U.S. State Attorney's General to announce a state-based effort to combat climate change in the Manhattan borough of New York City, March 29, 2016. (REUTERS/Mike Segar)

He has ignored similar infractions from SolarCity

SolarCity Must Pay Nearly $30 Million Fine For Allegedly Lying To Gov't Agents

Energy | Chris White
One of the largest solar companies in the country must pay tens of millions of dollars in fines. (Shutterstock/ Lightboxx)

‘[T]he government will still hold accountable’

WSJ: Unions Are Successfully Pushing California Dems Away From Tesla

Energy | Chris White
Elon Musk, founder, CEO and lead designer at SpaceX and co-founder of Tesla, speaks at the International Space Station Research and Development Conference in Washington, U.S. on July 19, 2017. (REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein/File Photo)

‘Democrats found a cause worth suspending their environmental passions’

Green Energy Coalition Compares Solar Tariff Supporters To Obama's Solyndra

Energy | Chris White
One of the largest solar companies in the country must pay tens of millions of dollars in fines. (Shutterstock/ Lightboxx)

‘[W]e have the resources to convey our message’

Investors Are Beginning To Realize Tesla Is Standing On Shaky Ground

Business | Chris White
Indianapolis - Circa April 2017: Tesla Service Center. Tesla designs and manufactures the Model S electric sedan IV (Jonathan Weiss / Shutterstock.com)

‘It’s not a level I’m willing to step into yet.’