I think it's been mentioned here...
... what an asshole Obama is.
Claims from suits prior to the bankruptcy go to the Motors Liquidation Co., a shell corporation holding only closed GM plants and other debts.
“When I took office, the American auto industry – the heartbeat of American manufacturing – was on the verge of collapse… As President, I refused to let that happen."
Treasury Secretary, Tim Geithner
National Economic Council Director, Larry Summers