General Motors Co. Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra faced a sometimes hostile House subcommittee who grilled her for almost three hours on the slow recall of faulty ignition switches and whether GM’s culture can change.
BP Plc’s oil spill may cost Gulf coastal communities $22.7 billion in lost revenue over the next three years, more than the amount the company has agreed to set aside to pay claims, the head of a tourism association said.
General Motors Co. Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra pushed yesterday to separate herself from an old GM that weighed the costs of improved safety, insisting she’s the face of a new GM that puts customers first.
Kenneth Feinberg , in charge of paying victims of BP Plc ’s oil spill, will meet Senator Tom Carper this week and may face a congressional hearing as the claims process draws criticism from residents and policy makers.
The U.S. State Department shouldn’t release an environmental analysis of the Keystone XL pipeline until conflict-of-interest questions concerning the contractor writing the report are resolved, some House Democrats said.