It's really been chapping my * the media is ignoring the Jeep to China lie that Romney's been spinning and now advertising on the airwaves in Ohio. The MSM has decided a bald faced lie and scare tactic like this one is not news. Workers at the Jeep plant might disagree.
When the auto industry was about to go going belly up, If the real Romney had his way there would have been real pain in this country. We'd have probably been thrown into a depression.
Don't take that from me. Take it from the CEO of GM. I know this article is from February, but it bears repeating as Romney keeps repeating his incessant lies to win votes in Ohio.
"Did President Obama save General Motors?" Reynolds asked
"Without the money, without the funding, it would have been very problematic," said Akerson. "At the risk of alienating a whole lot of potential customers, I would say the Obama administration did a good job."
Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney and other critics have argued the bailout was unnecessary, and that the regular bankruptcy process would have made GM and Chrysler stronger companies.
"Would that have happened?" Reynolds asked.
"Not in my opinion," asked Akerson. "It would have been in bankruptcy for years and I think you could have written off this company, this industry and this country."