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Every time I open up a newspaper or turn on the nightly news there seems to be a new headline positioning General Motors as this decade's "comeback kid." Though GM has returned to profitability, it has done so at an immense expense to those who wrongly trusted this company to provide them with safe vehicles: It cost more than 120 lives and years of heartbreak for those of us left behind. But, that is a storyline no one is talking about.

Amber Marie Rose, the daughter I gave up for adoption at birth, and the other victims of these senseless tragedies were killed by a dysfunctional ignition switch that can lead a car's engine and electrical system to shut down and disable...