Senators accuse GM of cover-up

CEO gets heavier flak about ignition switch on 2nd day

Posted: April 3, 2014 at 3:36 a.m.

Mary Barra, chief executive officer of General Motors Co., testifies Wednesday on Capital Hill before the Senate Commerce Science and Transportation Subcommittee.

Members of a Senate subcommittee Wednesday accused General Motors of trying to cover up problems with an ignition switch that is now tied to 13 deaths, and pressed Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra to commit to punishing anyone involved.

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Business, Pages 23 on 04/03/2014