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What does Obama’s auto task force drive?

What does Obama’s auto team drive? According to the Detroit News vehicles owned by the auto task force could affect the decisions made by those responsible for what the American auto industry’s future will be. Out of the eight members of the Presidential Task Force and the ten senior policy members that will aid them […]

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Obama drops idea of car czar, Geithner will oversee auto bail out

President Barack Obama’s administration has dropped the idea of appointing a “car czar” to oversee the automotive industry’s restructuring. Instead, Treasurey Secretary Timothy Giethner and Lawrence Summers, head of the National Economic Council, will together oversee the task force that will deal with the issue. Geithner will be responsible for overseeing the $17.5 billion in […]

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