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Economy: Auto Industry / Bailout #912285

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 19, 2008
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Jonathan Karl) The appearance of the leaders of the Big Three auto companies before a House committee hearing to request emergency loans for the industry featured; scenes shown from the session. [Representatives Michael CAPUANO†, Emanuel CLEAVER†, Paul KANJORSKI†, Gary ACKERMAN†- criticize and question the industry.] [GM CEO Rick WAGONER†- answers questions.] Statements from Wagoner and Chrysler CEO Robert Nardelli†† about their salaries quoted. [WAGONER, Ford CEO Alan MULALLY††- refuse to accept a dollar salary.]

Gibson, Charles;
Karl, Jonathan

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