Non-union retirees: Bailout no big success

Tom Stafford, StaffWriter | Springfield (OH) News-Sun | 2012-11-02

Two Republican congressmen and three salaried former Delphi employees who lost substantial portions of their pensions and retirement benefits during the company’s bankruptcy appeared in Springfield (OH) on Friday to challenge the Obama campaign’s characterization of the auto industry bailout as an Ohio success story.  ~  Four days before the election day, U.S. Rep. Mike Turner, R-Dayton, called it the “untold story of the auto bailout” in which the administration “picked winners and losers” and manipulated and thwarted the normal bankruptcy process.  ~  The president “owes an answer” to 20,000 workers who lost their pension ~ and has refused to be transparent about the processRead more... Springfield News-Sun