USA As we speak has promotedSandy Hooper to the put up of deputy managing editor of visuals.
Hooper has been with USA As we speak for over 8 years, beforehand serving as studio and area producer, and senior video producer. She was additionally an government producer and post-production coordinator at Inside Boston, Boston College’s award-winning TV information journal.
Automobile corporations are following Tesla’s lead and reshaping themselves as high-tech, climate-friendly electrical automakers. GM and Ford are among the many producers who made huge bulletins not too long ago.
STEVE INSKEEP, HOST:
Common Motors’ CEO Mary Barra’s speech to traders yesterday was fairly lofty.
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MARY BARRA: We now have modified the world earlier than, and we’ll do it once more.
INSKEEP: Beginning by altering her business as a result of the auto business is trying to reshape itself as high-tech, climate-friendly, electrical automakers. Firms are racing to observe Tesla’s lead. Right here to speak about it’s NPR’s Camila Domonoske, who covers the automobile business. Good morning.
CAMILA DOMONOSKE, BYLINE: Good morning, Steve.
INSKEEP: I bought to inform you, I am noticing these vehicles on the highways, and never solely Teslas – bought a good friend who has a Chevrolet Bolt. I have been seeing a