U.S. Government sells final shares in General Motors

6:18 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

U.S. Government sells final shares in General Motors

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G.M. says government assistance was necessary
CAR estimated that the U.S. would have had 2.631 million fewer jobs in 2009 and 1.519 million fewer jobs in 2010 if the two auto companies had disappeared. The study also estimated the government 'saved or avoided the loss of' $105 billion in lost taxes and other payments.