Michael A. Fletcher
Reporter

Michael A. Fletcher is a national economics correspondent, writing about unemployment, state and municipal debt and the evolving job market. Previously, he was a White House correspondent, covering both the Obama and Bush administrations. He also has written about education and race relations. Fletcher is co-author of “Supreme Discomfort: The Divided Soul of Clarence Thomas,” a critically acclaimed biography published by Doubleday in April 2007.  Fletcher was born and raised in New York City where he attended public schools. He is a graduate of Boston University.

 

 

 

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House releases documents about GM’s slow recall

House releases documents about GM’s slow recall

The General Motors documents deal with ignition-switch flaw that triggered recalls.

GM suspends 2 engineers over ignition switch recall

GM suspends 2 engineers over ignition switch recall

The unidentified employees are on leave as the automaker probes why it took so long to issue a recall.

Toyota recalls 6.4 million vehicles worldwide

Toyota recalls 6.4 million vehicles worldwide

The automaker says it’s not aware that any of the problems have caused crashes, injuries or fatalities.

GM faces fine of $7,000 a day for violation

GM faces fine of $7,000 a day for violation

Federal auto safety regulators sought answers about the slow recall of cars with faulty ignition switches.