Johnson Controls: CEO sets record straight

MILWAUKEE, March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — In an op-ed on the Detroit Free Press website, Johnson Controls Chairman and CEO Alex Molinaroli refutes erroneous accusations that the company was in financial distress and sought funds from the federal government in 2008 as part of the U.S. auto industry bailout.

These inaccurate attacks have become a recurring theme in stump speeches, debates and campaign ads during this presidential campaign season. In the op-ed Molinaroli lays out the truth about the company’s actions and ongoing contributions to the U.S. economy.