TREASURY TO SELL 300M SHARES OF GENERAL MOTORS STOCK

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U.S. Treasury Department
Office of Public Affairs 
EMBARGOED FOR 1:25 PM EST: January 18, 2013 
CONTACT: Treasury Public Affairs (202) 622-2960 
TREASURY COMMENCES PLAN TO SELL GENERAL MOTORS COMMON STOCK 
WASHINGTON - Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury announced that it took 
the next step in its plan to sell its approximately 300.1 million remaining 
shares of General Motors (GM) common stock with the initiation of a 
pre-arranged written trading plan. 
Under the plan, Treasury will proceed with its December 2012 announcement that 
it intends to sell its shares into the market in an orderly fashion and fully 
exit its remaining GM investment within the next 12-15 months, subject to 
market conditions. That previous announcement was made in connection with GM's 
repurchase of 200 million shares of GM common stock from Treasury, which was 
also completed in December 2012. 
Treasury's sale of its GM common stock is part of its continuing efforts to 
wind down the Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP). To date, Treasury has 
already recovered nearly 93 percent ($387 billion) of the funds disbursed 
through TARP ($418 billion). 
There will be opportunities for smaller broker dealers, including women and 
minority-owned broker dealers, to participate in the sale of Treasury's 
remaining GM common shares pursuant to the plan. 
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of 
an offer to buy any shares of GM common stock. 
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