jerry flint http://michiganradio.org en General Motors Wins a Star http://michiganradio.org/post/general-motors-wins-star <p>Two years ago, when President Obama decided to spend billions to prop up General Motors, and then to guide it&nbsp; through a cushioned, &ldquo;soft landing&rdquo; bankruptcy, there were a lot of doubters. Many thought nature should have been allowed to take its course, and that the once-mighty General should have been allowed to die.</p><p>At the time, a commentator on NBC News said &ldquo;As the GM bailout goes, so goes the Obama presidency.&rdquo;</p> Fri, 25 Feb 2011 17:18:37 +0000 Jack Lessenberry 1429 at http://michiganradio.org General Motors Wins a Star