This excerpt taken from the SU 6-K filed Jul 22, 2009.
Breakdown of Net Corporate Earnings (Expense)
Cash used in operations was $174 million in the second quarter of 2009, compared to $98 million in the second quarter of 2008. The change in cash used in operations was primarily due to the higher net interest expense.
Corporate had net expense of $7 million in the first six months of 2009, compared to net expense of $166 million in the same period of 2008. Cash used in operations was $184 million in the first half of 2009 compared to $119 million in the first half of 2008. The year-to-date changes in after-tax net corporate expense and cash used in operations were due to the same factors that impacted second quarter results.