September 11, 2012
In June, Heritage Foundation scholar James Sherk and Mercatus Center Scholar Todd Zywicki reported that “the Detroit auto bailout was, in fact, a UAW bailout.”
Their analysis earned praise on Capitol Hill. “Your paper with Zywicki on the auto bailout was excellent,” a senior House of Representatives legislative aide told Sherk. “Very on-point. It was very useful when we were preparing for the hearing” on the pensions of Delphi’s nonunion retirees.