David Welch

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Staff writer and former Detroit Bureau Chief for Bloomberg BusinessWeek

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California is fighting the Trump administration over fuel efficiency standards, with California setting much higher standards for how much a car can pollute.

GM plans to introduce 20 new electric models by 2023. Good for the environment, bad for auto workers?

California is fighting the Trump administration over fuel efficiency standards, with California setting much higher standards for how much a car can pollute.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

America’s tobacco industry may be re-shaped by a merger of Reynolds-American and Lorillard, this country’s second- and third-largest makers of cigarettes.

Tobacco Rivals in Talks to Merge

America’s tobacco industry may be re-shaped by a merger of Reynolds-American and Lorillard, this country’s second- and third-largest makers of cigarettes.

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Kraft Foods, Incorporated sells $31 billion worth of snack foods around the world.

Snack Lovers Prepare: Kraft Is Becoming Mondelez

Kraft Foods, Incorporated sells $31 billion worth of snack foods around the world.

from To the Point

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