Top Republican senators oppose automaker bailout (AP)

General Motors headquarters is seen October 26, 2008 in Detroit, Michigan. Picture taken October 26, 2008. (Rebecca Cook/Reuters)AP – Top Republican senators said Sunday they will oppose a Democratic plan to bail out Detroit automakers, calling the U.S. industry a “dinosaur” whose “day of reckoning” is coming. Their opposition raises serious doubts about whether the plan will pass in this week’s postelection session.