Apr. 21, 2014   52°F   School Closings
Listen Live WCPN / WCLV
ideastream
Mission 4
Values 1
Values 2
Values 3
Vision 3
Vision 4
Vision 5
Values 4
Values 5
Values 6
Vision 1
Vision 2

Choose a station:

90.3 WCPN
WCLV 104.9
WVIZ/PBS

Choose a station:

90.3 WCPN
WCLV 104.9
WVIZ/PBS
The Sound of Ideas

GM, Chrysler and Ohio

Posted Wednesday, April 1, 2009

Share on Facebook Share Share on Twitter Tweet

This week, President Obama made clear his hope that the US auto industry will survive, and GM's new CEO Frederick Henderson was quick to acknowledge bankruptcy may be a part of the future. Meanwhile, Chrysler's future hinges on the possibility of a merger with Italian car maker Fiat. This all points to big questions for the ten percent of American workers whose futures are tied to the auto industry. Wednesday morning at 9, we'll find out what that future might look like and what it will mean for Ohio. *The Sound of Ideas® will be an abbreviated show as we bring you a special April Fool's edition of Capitol Steps.

Tags

Economy, Regional Economy/Business - Analysis and Trends, Regional Economy/Business - News, Government/Politics

Guests

Neal Boudette, Detroit Bureau Chief, Wall Street Journal
Jean Jennings, Editor-in-Chief, Automobile Magazine

Leave a Comment

Please follow our community discussion rules when composing your comments.

RSS RSS Podcast Podcast

Live Video Stream

Watch the Sound of Ideas live

Watch the Sound of Ideas during the broadcast - view now! Live video stream available during normal broadcast, Mon-Fri, 9-10 AM (EST).

About

Every weekday at 9:00 AM (EST), The Sound of Ideas reports the news, explains the news, and sometimes makes news. The Cleveland Press Club awarded it “Best Radio Show” in Ohio and thousands daily find it to be an indispensable source of information about what’s most important to Northeast Ohioans.

Interact with The Sound of Ideas

During the show: 216-578-0903 or 866-578-0903
Last Word line: 216-916-6397 or email
Show ideas & comments? Contact Executive Editor, David Molpus.

Twitter: @soundofideas

Facebook

Recently Featured all entries

Air Dates

90.3 WCPN
Weekdays 9:00 AM

The Ohio Channel
Weekdays 9:00 AM

Funding for Ideas & The Sound of Ideas

Funding for Ideas/Sound of Ideas comes from The George Gund Foundation, The Cleveland Foundation, Eaton Corporation Charitable Fund, the George W. Codrington Charitable Foundation and the Nord Family Foundation.