Are shares of General Motors (GM -0.5%) suffering from the election-year blues? Derisively...

|About: General Motors Company (GM)|By:, SA News Editor

Are shares of General Motors (GM -0.5%) suffering from the election-year blues? Derisively called Government Motors at will, the automaker increasingly catches flak for seemingly-innuocous moves in key election states such as Ohio, Michigan, and Pennsylvania. GM maintains its decisions aren't influenced by the government and that it sells cars to Republicans, Democrats, and everybody in between - but the conspiracy theory debate rages on. For investors, the issue is at the very least an irritation, and at most another headwind to contend with.