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GM accused of 'criminal' behavior over ignition fault

General Motors CEO Mary Barra testifies before the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Washington April 1, 2014Senators accused General Motors of “criminal deception” over a decade-long ignition problem linked to 13 deaths, as the US automaker’s boss faced a second straight day of congressional anger Wednesday. Defending her company’s battered reputation, chief executive Mary Barra repeated her pledge that GM will be forthcoming with results of a sweeping internal investigation into what led it to keep using ignition switches it knew were faulty for years, then change the parts without alerting the public or regulators. They instead noted that GM has yet to sack anyone over the debacle, despite its own evidence that the defects were posing a deadly hazard. The manufacturer is under fire for not recalling Chevrolet Cobalts, Saturn Ions and other GM models fitted with the switches.

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