Shareholder asks GE to give back taxp...

Shareholder asks GE to give back taxpayer profits

There are 2 comments on the Washington Examiner story from Apr 25, 2013, titled Shareholder asks GE to give back taxpayer profits. In it, Washington Examiner reports that:

At yesterday's GE shareholder conference, free-market activist Tom Borelli stood up and, in the context of GE's involvement in the Fix The Debt campaign, pointed out GE's tendency to seek and receive federal subsidies.

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Marks of the Beasts

Toronto, Canada

#1 Apr 25, 2013
... Mr. Immelt, is that your actions as CEO undermines the reduction of our debt,

as you know you lobbied - General Electric lobbied for Obama's $787 billion stimulus,

which added almost a trillion to our debt.

And then making matters worse, our ... Comment?

http://www.topix.com/com/ge/2013/04/ge-capita...

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shareholder74

Coeur D Alene, ID

#4 Jan 20, 2014
"Mr. Immelt, is that your actions as CEO undermines the reduction of our debt,
Nothing that GE does, or any other U.S. company, can reduce our National Debt since the Federal Government will not have a balanced budget for many years to come, if ever. The deficit could be reduced, but not our actual debt level.

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