Richard Williams

Letters to the editor

Conditions on bailouts Re “Desperate auto chiefs plead anew,” Dec. 5 I applaud the efforts of the Big Three American automakers to present plans for regaining financial health as a condition for collecting their bailout money. My question is: Why didn't the Democratic Congress place similar requirements on AIG and Citicorp before handing them billions of our tax dollars? Catherine Wirtz Westlake Village Rescue questioned Re “Desperate auto chiefs plead anew,” Dec. 5 How ironic is the picture of General Motors Chief Executive Rick Wagoner exiting a Chevy Volt electric vehicle prototype. Weren't the automaker bigwigs, along with Big Oil,...