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CEO defends GM as Senators question her again


GM’s CEO, Mary Barra, the first woman to have secured such a high automotive position, came under fire on Capitol Hill for the fourth time. The hearing was in relation to the company’s long-delayed recall of 2.6 million cars. The deadly flaw, a defective ignition switch that can cause the car’s engine to stall mid-driving, prompting the catastrophic failure of key ...
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GM’s recalls are not over yet
According to the company’s chief executive, Mary Barra, the US automaker has not yet dealt with all possible recalls, as the No. 1 US automaker is still reviewing internal data ...
GM CEO’s second Congressional testimony
On April 1st, General Motors CEO, Mary Barra, first appeared in front of the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Oversight and Investigations subcommittee to answer questions about a recall. Back in ...
Report – Internal report to see CEO Barra clean
The New York Times has reported that General Motors executives predict the three-month internal investigation would see Chief Executive Mary Barra exonerated of implication in the ignition switch recall. The February ...
Barra backed by former GM CEO
Mary Barra, the first female CEO of a global automaker in the automotive industry, has been backed by her predecessor - Dan Akerson – which thinks she didn’t knew about ...
GM CEO grad speech at University met with mixed feelings
The US University of Michigan decided to invite General Motors CEO, Mary Barra to hold a speech during a commencement ceremony was met with critics from within. Two groups, among them ...
GM’s CEO relies on company veterans
The recently appointed GM CEO, Mary Barra, the industry’s first female in such a position, has been facing what could be the company’s biggest crisis since the 2008-2009 bankruptcy. According to ...
GM launches safety oriented product development unit
The company’s CEO, Mary Barra, announced GM will set up a new global product integrity group which centers around product safety and quality. Barra is facing just a few months after ...
Mary Barra, tested by GM’s ignition switch recall
Barra, the world’s first female CEO in the auto industry, just settled in the top position at General Motors and is already facing a tough challenge that would test her ...
GM’s CEO talks about the ignition switch recall
Mary Barra, General Motors Chief Executive Officer, took the time to address the newest and biggest problem the US automaker is facing since she took the reigns in January. In a ...

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