GM to Seek Another $16.6 Billion in Federal Aid

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    NEWS ALERT
    from The Wall Street Journal

    Feb. 17, 2009

    General Motors plans to ask for access to an additional $16.6 billion in federal aid. The company said it will run out of money by next month without additional aid. GM also said it would close 14 U.S. plants, five more than previously planned. GM also would cut 47,000 global hourly, salaried jobs.
     
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    They're giving away free money! minus whale, amirite?
     
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    let them dissolve.
     
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    theyre just going to do this every couple months, and we're going to fall for it over and over and over
     
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    File for chapter 11. Restructure. Build cars.....Profit?!


    WTF is taking them so long. :hs:
     
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    Are they afraid of public backlash?
     
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    Err, is out of hand. :o
     
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    Whats another 16 BILLION right?
     
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    Obama gave them an additional four billion last night before the plan was even unveiled today. :rofl:
     
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    GM should go under already. DIE you stupid fucking american POS car manufacturer :ugh:
     
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    fixed, otherwise it ain't gonna work.
     
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    LOL 16.6 billion to loose 47k jobs and close 14 US plants

    Sounds like a deal!!!
     
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    Matren Well, my name is Jim, but most people call me... J

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    How much money have these shitcocks already taken?
     
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    when is the stupid gov't going to learn? everyone is jobless and has no money to buy new cars so no matter how much money they throw at GM, people still can't afford to buy cars
     
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    Those cuts aren't enough either.
     
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