There’s always a lot of tut-tutting when the White House releases the list of people who attend a state dinner. While a lot of that, for the dinner honoring Hu Jintao tonight, has to do with which members of Congress have blown off invites (John Boehner, Harry Reid, and Mitch McConnell, though McConnell’s wife Elaine [...]
|By: bmaz Wednesday March 3, 2010 2:23 pm|
With the quick corporate profit vultures and Wall Street wizards flailing about at GM for immediate returns; Bob Lutz, the last real car guy left in key management, walks away.
|By: emptywheel Monday January 5, 2009 12:20 pm|
As they were in November, December’s sales stunk. But some manufacturers didn’t stink as much as you’d think.
|By: emptywheel Thursday December 18, 2008 4:58 am|
A montage of the ignorance of the Villagers with respect to support for the auto industry.
|By: emptywheel Monday December 8, 2008 2:33 pm|
My quick read of what’s in the draft plan.
|By: emptywheel Thursday December 4, 2008 7:18 am|
The auto execs are before Senate Banking today–go here for the hearing.
Dodd is up, arguing that not helping the Big Two and a Half is like playing Russian Roulette with the American economy. He’s also beating up on Paulson for his irresponsibility with our TARP funds.
In my view of we’re going to insist on reforms from the auto industry, we ought to also require reforms from the finance industry.