Congressional Dysfunction Likely to Kill an EV Subsidy Everyone Likes
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By Jim Motavalli
September 23, 2010
…Reauthorizing this bill has made bedfellows of former antagonists. According to Dan Becker, director of the safe climate campaign at the Center for Auto Safety and a frequent critic of the Big Three, “It is colossally dumb to allow the $2,000 tax credit for home-charging stations to expire while continuing to pump billions into subsidizing BP and Exxon and after bailing out GM to the tune of over $50 billion.”…