Sen. Sherrod Brown bill supports Delphi salaried retirees

Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) has introduced a bill to seek funds to resolve the Delphi salaried retirees' pension losses.  Sen. Brown's direction is another alternative to resolving this ongoing issue.  The DSRA has also submitted proposals to the current administration that would resolve this issue without the use of taxpayer/TARP funds.  Sen. Brown bill | Sen. Brown press release | Detroit News article

VP Biden - "Most Retirees Are Just Fine!" - See The Truth!

Ohio Republican Rep. Mike Turner released a new video highlighting Vice President Joe Biden’s “naïve comments” about the emerging scandal surrounding the Department of Treasury’s decision to terminate pension plans for 20,000 non-union Delphi salaried retirees during the 2009 auto bailout.  “Some of them [Delphi employees] got hurt,” Biden said then, but he maintained that, “Most did fine.”  Video | Daily Caller article

Seven Democrats, Including Four U.S. Senators, Urge PBGC to Meet with Delphi Retirees

Rep. Kathy Hochul (NY-26), along with Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (NY), Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI), Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Rep. Louise Slaughter (NY-28), and Rep. Brian Higgins (NY-27), today sent a letter to Mr. Joshua Gotbaum, Director of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), pressing him and the agency to meet with the Delphi Salaried Retirees. The delegation is requesting the meeting to facilitate a resolution to restore earned benefits denied to the 20,000 salaried retirees.  Rep. Hochul release | Rep. Hochul joint letter

Sen. Sherrod Brown (OH-D) backs bipartisan call for stronger probes into Treasury scandal re: Delphi Pensions

Sen. Sherrod Brown (OH-D) backs the recent bipartisan call for stronger probes into a Department of Treasury scandal that left 20,000 non-union Delphi retirees without their pensions ~ Last week, 12 lawmakers wrote to House Oversight Committee Chair Rep. Darrell Issa and Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Chair Sen. Joe Lieberman asking that they dig deeper into the issue.  Original posting | Daily Caller article