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Are auto companies paid up with American taxpayers?

Chrysler Group LLC announced this week that it had repaid all its government loans, with interest, six years ahead of schedule. GM made similar claims last year. But does this really settle the tab with the American taxpayer? We take a look.

By Robert Farley :: Published on Thursday, May 26th, 2011 at 04:09 p.m.

Has GM settled its debt with the government?

General Motors CEO Ed Whitacre has taken to the airwaves with a prime-time commercial claiming the automaker has repaid its loans from the government in full, with interest, five years early.

By Robert Farley :: Published on Tuesday, April 27th, 2010 at 05:53 p.m.

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