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Remember Republicans Ranting That Obama Would Ruin U.S. Auto Industry? Sales Now Highest Since 9/11

Ian Reifowitz | Posted 11.10.2015 | Politics
Ian Reifowitz

In reality, Rubio's the perfect Republican nominee, because, to paraphrase Mark Twain, the GOP never lets the truth stand in the way of a good story.

The Government Lost A Ton Of Money Bailing Out GM

Reuters | Posted 06.30.2014 | Business

(Adds Treasury Department comment, paragraph 6) By Eric Beech WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government lost $11.2 bil...

Better Off? Hell Yes!

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics
Leo W. Gerard

Four years ago was September 2008. George W. Bush was president and Wall Street giant Lehman Brothers was collapsing. It was a time of fear. It was a time of panic about the future. Recalling that anxiety is unsettling. But it's important for comparison sake.

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs and Green Too: Can Transportation Drive the Future?

Michael Rose | Posted 07.06.2012 | Politics
Michael Rose

Republican governors Rick Scott of Florida, John Kasich of Ohio and Scott Walker of Wisconsin all turned down available Federal funds. California's governor is happy to take the money to build a system linking Los Angeles and San Francisco but it's become tied up by routing and funding disputes.

Why The Auto Bailouts Were The Right Choice

AOL Autos | David Kiley | Posted 07.11.2011 | Business

The Government Accountability Office wants the White House to demonstrate, and actually quantify, what benefits U.S. auto-manufacturing communities sa...

Robotic Audi Looks To Climb Pike's Peak, Give Cog Railway A Run For Its Money

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Scroll down for video The Cog Railway up Pikes Peak may be getting some friendly competition. A team of researchers from the Center for Automotive Re...

Toyota Webcast Hopes To Disprove Critic David Gilbert, Who Blames Electronics For Acceleration

AP | KEN THOMAS and STEPHEN MANNING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — Toyota, dogged by millions of recalls and claims that it still has not fixed its safety problems, took its strongest step yet Monda...

Wall Street Credit Crash Threatens To Tank U.S. Auto Industry

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Diane Tucker

"Every job lost on Wall Street impacts two-to-three jobs on the outside. By comparison, every job lost at an auto plant impacts nearly 10 jobs on the outside... We don't want to know what happens if the domestic auto industry gets away from us."