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Gm Bankruptcy

Jonathan Cohn

Somebody Forgot To Tell Bush, Cruz And Rubio The GM Bailout Worked

HuffingtonPost.com | Jonathan Cohn | Posted 06.08.2015 | Politics

If you want to understand the temperaments and governing philosophies of the Republican presidential candidates, pay close attention to the way they t...

The Last Cadillac Dealership of Detroit

Ethan Casey | Posted 11.12.2013 | Detroit
Ethan Casey

"That auto task force," said Keith, "and I'm sorry to get political, but it is political, that auto task force that Obama put together, not one single member of it had any automotive experience."

Major Lawsuit Could Undo Some Of Bailout

Reuters | Posted 03.05.2013 | Business

By Tom Hals Jan 3 (Reuters) - A U.S. bankruptcy judge could soon rule on whether the 2009 government-led restructuring of General Moto...

All Bankruptcies Are Not Created Equal

Jacob Adlerstein | Posted 12.19.2012 | Business
Jacob Adlerstein

Regardless of your view on who got it right, it is unquestionable that the candidates would have steered GM and Chrysler down dramatically different paths.

The Contrast Couldn't be Sharper

Carl Pope | Posted 11.24.2012 | Green
Carl Pope

For the first time in my memory we have a Presidential candidate killing an entire industry, a major industrial success story -- perhaps because he is being amply paid by the Koch Brothers to do so.

Auto Industry Turn-Around Is a Two-Party Success

Ken Blackwell | Posted 04.24.2012 | Politics
Ken Blackwell

This auto industry recovery is an example of both parties working together to help save a national treasure in our auto industry and preserve jobs in industries that depend on auto manufacturing.

Americans Need To Lower Their Expectations, Ex-GM Executive Says

Posted 08.01.2011 | Business

DETROIT (Ben Klayman) - The United States has a window of opportunity to dump its reputation as a nation of importers and get back to being a global m...

GM Makes Big Investment In U.S. Plants

Posted 07.10.2011 | Business

(Bernie Woodall) - General Motors Co said on Tuesday it will invest about $2 billion in 17 U.S. plants, including a facility here that makes transmiss...

First Profitable Year Since 2004

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

DETROIT (AP, By Tom Kirshner) -- General Motors posted a $510 million profit in the fourth quarter and $4.7 billion for the year as it continued an im...

GM Recalls Best-Selling Cadillac For Wheel Problem

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(Reuters) - General Motors Co (GM.N) is recalling over 44,000 Cadillac CTS sedans for a flaw that could cause one of the rear wheels to become unstabl...

GM IPO Increase: How They Turned It All Around

Steven Rattner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steven Rattner

The mother of all IPOs went off better than anyone expected. Of course, questions abounded: Could GM sustain profitability? Was its new management team up to the job? When will GM have a product slate as highly rated as Ford's?

Why the GM and Chrysler Bankruptcies Foreshadow Big Problems for the Gulf Cleanup

Christopher Weber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Christopher Weber

When it comes to the all-important question of who pays, a bankrupt BP may quickly start to resemble GM and Chrysler, which have been criticized for insufficiently funding their cleanup obligations.

Rounding GM's Square Wheels

Dan Becker and James Gerstenzang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dan Becker and James Gerstenzang

Moving belatedly into the 21st century, General Motors now has an opportunity to find a permanent chief who understands the new business environment, as well as the environment itself.

Ford, GM, IBM and China: A Match Made in the Han Dynasty

John Wagner Givens | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
John Wagner Givens

For cultural and historical reasons, China has relatively less experience in brand building, so the US currently seems to have a comparative advantage in internationally known brands.

GM to Buy Back All Pontiac Azteks for Cash!

Gerald Sindell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Gerald Sindell

I'm offering it for free: my brilliant idea for GM to salvage its reputation.

Mort Zuckerman Offers GM 6-Months Free Rent

New York Post | John Crudele | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NOW that its wallet is fat with billions in taxpayer money, General Motors is reconsidering moving its New York offices out of the ultra-expensive bui...

As GM Owners, Americans Need to Look to Their Declaration

Jamie Court | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jamie Court

Now the time has come for the White House to extend a hand to the families who lost loved ones in exploding GM cars, particularly given the other financial priorities in the bankruptcy plan.

Government Assisted Suicide? GM Goes Bankrupt

Bernie Bulkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Bernie Bulkin

Shai Agassi's goal to take whole countries and turn them into electric vehicle only countries just might happen.

Government May Never Recover Its Investment In GM

washingtonpost.com | Peter Whoriskey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

If a new General Motors emerges from bankruptcy as planned, U.S. financial aid for the company will expand to nearly $50 billion, but neither the gove...

GM Pension Fund Could Face Huge Shortfall

nytimes.com | MARY WILLIAMS WALSH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

General Motors is using its huge pension fund in a way it never intended. It had planned -- and put money aside -- for a steady march of retirees o...

GM Dealerships Saved From Closing

Huffington Post | Matthew Palevsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

UPDATE: With the help of citizen investigators who have been tracking local reports, we've managed to find 10 of the lucky 41 GM dealerships that were...

Arthur Delaney

Chrysler-GM Dealership Owner Gets Choked Up At Hearing (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The owner of a soon-to-be closed car dealership got choked up today while speaking out against General Motors' and Chrysler's plans to close hundreds ...

Whitacre, New GM Chairman: "I Don't Know Anything About Cars"

bloomberg.com | Amy Thomson and Katie Merx | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

No car experience is necessary to take a top spot at the bankrupt icon of Detroit's automobile industry. Believe it or not, the newly appointed ch...

Arthur Delaney

GM Bankruptcy: HuffPost Readers Report The Hurt

HuffingtonPost.com | Arthur Delaney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Huffington Post asked readers on June 2 to weigh in on how the General Motors bankruptcy would affect their towns and lives. Dozens of residents o...

GM Means get Moving

Charlie Cray | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Charlie Cray

Everyone wants a viable auto industry with GM returning to its status as a world-class automaker. But the Obama team's GM plan doesn't embrace public standards on energy and the environment.