Big business has spent nearly $7 million promoting Proposal 1 in the last few weeks, even though there’s no organized opposition.
A fund set up by General Motors to pay for deaths and injuries caused by its vehicles with faulty ignitions is accepting claims.
GM said Friday evening that it is making the necessary changes to the site so customers can identify which vehicles need to be repaired.
Members of the Manchester United soccer team paid a visit Friday to the General Motors Wintergarden to celebrate the team’s seven year shirt sponsorship with Chevrolet and meet with fans.
A Texas lawyer has filed a lawsuit against General Motors on behalf of 658 people who were injured or killed in crashes allegedly caused by faulty ignition switches.
The probe was opened over an April 2011 car crash that severely injured an elderly man when the passenger air bags didn’t deploy.
General Motors says second-quarter profit fell 85 percent as recall costs chopped $1.5 billion from the bottom line.
The latest recalls cover almost 718,000 cars and trucks.
Lawmakers put Barra on the spot, telling the CEO she should have fired GM’s corporate counsel, Michael Millikin, based on the conclusions of an internal report.
The switches, though, were too loose, touching off events that led to at least 13 deaths, more than 50 crashes and a raft of legal trouble for the Detroit automaker.