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Auto Industry / GM Comeback #979905

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 17, 2010
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(Studio: Katie Couric) The comeback by automaker General Motors, which is going public with a stock offering, reported; money statistics cited.

(Studio: Anthony Mason) The significance of the moves by GM since the controversial government takeover that mandated company restructuring examined; scenes shown of the new Camaro model; details given about the plans for stock sales to pay back the government. ["Overhaul" author Steven RATTNER†- says GM and the auto sector are doing well; believes the government will get back most of the invested taxpayer money.] [May 9, 2009, President OBAMA - jokes about the industry.] [Ford CEO Alan MULALLY - talks about the demand for new vehicles.] [Auto industry analyst John CASESA†- cites the sales numbers.]

Couric, Katie;
Mason, Anthony

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