by Louis Hansen | The Mercury News | 05-15-2016

The automaker’s urgent upgrade of its Fremont facility benefited from cheap, imported workers, but did the companies involved flout visa and labor laws?

by Eric Peters | The Detroit News | 05-10-2016

If Elon Musk’s various projects are so fabulous, why do they all need government “help”?

The Bay Area Observer | 02-17-2016

Representative Wayne Smith (R, Baytown) hosted Hal Lenox, the Western regional director of government affairs for General Motors, and announced the company’s donation of $10,000 to the Battleship TEXAS Foundation aboard the historical battleship alongside members of the Battleship TEXAS Foundation, members of the San Jacinto Historical Advisory Board, and Conrad Garcia, Jr., President of the Chapter 22 Vietnam Veterans of America, Inc. 

by Matthew DeBord | Business Insider | 10-30-2015

Tesla will report third-quarter earnings next week. The second half of October has been rough for Elon Musk's startup electric-car maker. The biggest issue arose when Consumer Reports pulled its "recommended" rating for the company's Model S sedan, citing an annual owners survey that found the vehicle wanting.

by JIM MALEWITZ | Texas Tribune | 07-14-2015

Giving a nod to franchised auto dealerships, Gov. Greg Abbott has suggested that Texas doesn’t need to carve out a loophole in its laws that would allow Tesla to sell its high-end electric cars directly to consumers.