Dems blunt on Big Three's prospects

Schor, Elana
June 2007
Hill;6/7/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 67, p4
The article focuses on the manufacturing summit hosted by Michigan's Democratic Senators to address problems in the U.S. automobile industry's economic tailspin. During the summit, chief executive officers Rick Wagoner of General Motors Corp., Alan Mullaly of Ford Motor Co., and Tom Lasorda of Chrysler Motors Corp. were grilled particularly on the issue of outsourcing. Moreover, the summit also tackled issues associated with raising the corporate average fuel economy standards.


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