Pro to the question "Should the Big Three car manufacturers be bailed out by the US government?"
"[A]s an industry we are requesting a $25 billion working capital bridge to survive this liquidity crisis...
There are 4.5 million people depending on this industry, and without assistance, nearly three million of them could lose their jobs in the next 12 months, according to a research memorandum published November 4, 2008, by the Center for Automotive Research. Failing to act now will hurt many American families and undermine our country's economic recovery, far outweighing the costs related to supporting an industry that touches every district in every state of the nation."
Robert Nardelli, MBA, CEO of Chrysler, statement to the US Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs, Nov. 18, 2008
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"Chrysler LLC, headquartered in Auburn Hills, Mich., produces Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge and Mopar brand vehicles and products. Total sales worldwide in 2007 were 2.7 million vehicles. Sales outside of North America were the highest ever with an increase of 8 percent over 2006. Its product lineup features some of the world's most recognizable vehicles, including the Chrysler 300 and Town & Country, Jeep Wrangler and Grand Cherokee and Dodge Challenger and Ram."