04/20/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Rattner: GM, Chrysler Needs "Considerably" More Aid

March 20 (Bloomberg) -- General Motors Corp. and Chrysler LLC, which have requested as much as $21.6 billion in additional government aid, may need "considerably" more than that, said Steven Rattner, the Treasury's chief auto adviser.

"It could be considerably higher, I won't deny that," Rattner said, when asked whether U.S. aid sought could rise. Rattner spoke in an interview on Bloomberg Television's "Political Capital with Al Hunt," scheduled to air today.

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