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    Takata Airbag Defects

    Automaker executives and federal safety officials testified at a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on defects in vehicular airbags manufactured by Japanese supplier Takata that…

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    Takata Airbag Defects

    The Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee held a hearing on airbag defects of the Japanese supplier Takata, and the recall process of millions of vehicles equipped with…

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    Greenhouse Gas Emissions

    Attorney General Eric Holder and Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy announced a settlement in a case dealing with greenhouse gas emissions requirements under the…

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    Book Discussion on Auto Biography

    Earl Swift talked about his book, Auto Biography: A Classic Car, an Outlaw Motorhead, and 57 Years of the American Dream. br/ He spoke in Room 16 of the Legislative Plaza at the 2014…

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    President Obama Town Hall Meeting

    President Obama held a town hall meeting with employees of the Millennium Steel Service in Princeton, Indiana. He spoke about U.S. manufacturing and jobs, highlighting employment…

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    David Shepardson on General Motors Recalls

    David Shepardson talked by telephone about the decision by General Motors (GM) to recall millions of cars because of ignition switch safety concerns. Topics included the continuing…

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    General Motors Recall Spotlight

    This program included portions of C-SPAN programming on the General Motors (GM) recall of 1.62 million cars because of ignition switch safety concerns. br/ br/ General Motors Ignition…

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    General Motors Ignition Switch Recall

    Dispute resolution attorney Kenneth Feinberg and executives from General Motors (GM) and one of its suppliers testified on the automaker’s delayed ignition switch recall and its…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “Have U.S. automaker recalls changed your mind about domestic cars?”

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    General Motors Ignition Switch Compensation Program

    Attorney Kenneth announced the compensation plan for victims and families of people killed or injured in car accidents related to faulty ignition switches in General Motors…

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    Automobile Recalls

    David Shepardson talked about automaker recalls. According to the Associated Press, automakers had recalled 28 million vehicles in 2014 --more than 1 in 10 vehicles -- and were on…

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    General Motors Ignition Switch Recall

    Michael Fletcher gave a recap of General Motors Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra’s testimony before the House Energy and Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee. br/…

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    General Motors Ignition Switch Recall

    Mary Barra and Anton Valukas testified on General Motor' internal report on why the automaker waited so long to issue a recall on a defective ignition switch found in certain…

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    General Motors Ignition Switch Recall

    A Senate subcommittee hearing was held on General Motors' and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s handling of ignition switch complaints in GM cars that had resulted…

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    General Motors Ignition Switch Recall

    General Motors CEO Mary Barra and David Friedman, acting administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, testified at a hearing on the automaker’s ignition switch…

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    Preview of General Motors Recall Investigation Hearings

    Washington Post senior staff writer Holly Yeager previewed the testimony of General Motors Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra two congressional hearing son the investigation of the…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to a question related to two congressional hearings on General Motors' (GM) handling of a recall of vehicles with faulty ignition switches:…

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    Investigations of General Motors

    Wall Street Journal automotive reporter Jeff Bennett talked about the criminal, civil, and congressional investigations of General Motors over its recall of 1.6 million vehicles due to…

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    Rise of Automobiles and American City Planning

    Peter Norton, history of technology professor at the University of Virginia, talked about “America’s love affair with the automobile,.” He spoke about the impact of cars…

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    Truck Fuel Standards and Climate Change

    Laura Barron-Lopez talked about President Obama’s announcement of new fuel economy standards for medium- and heavy duty-sized trucks, i.e. big rigs, semi trucks, garbage trucks,…

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