A Modest Proposal - Eco-Friendly Stimulus
, 2008-07-29 01:01:01
ECONOMISTS and members of Congress are now on the prowl for new ways to stimulate spending in our dreary economy. Here's my humble suggestion: "Cash for Clunkers," the best stimulus idea you've never heard of. ...Bookmark tags: business, cars, pollution, vehicles, air-pollution, income-inequality, scrap, cash-for-clunkers, eco-friendly-stimulus
"Cash for Clunkers" wins over U.S. drivers, dealers - Yahoo! News
, 2009-07-10 10:20:03
With a $1 billion federal "Cash for Clunkers" program that pays consumers $3,500 or $4,500 in credit to swap aging gas-guzzlers for new, more fuel efficient models, he made the plunge.
"It ended up being right place, right time for me," said Metzler, 42, who traded his eight-y … ...Bookmark tags: us-news, cars, auto, detroit, new-cars, rebates, automotive-industry, car-dealer, cash-for-clunkers
, 2009-07-31 07:20:03
Want a sneak preview of how Washington-run health care likely will oper ate?
Look no further than your local car lot.
Washington's $1 billion "Cash for Clunkers" program has created great demand -- but that was to be expected of a government giveaway. ...Bookmark tags: politics, washington, cars, health-care, socialized-medicine, bureaucracy, obamacare, cash-for-clunkers, government-programs, cost-overrun
Cash for Clunkers Program Reportedly Suspended
, 2009-07-31 11:20:04
Late Thursday night, reports that the Cash for Clunkers Program had been suspended sent car dealers scrambling to submit applications. The White House has responded to these claims that they program is canceled and... ...Bookmark tags: us-news, us, economy, white-house, finance, cars, stimulus, economic, car-dealers, cash-for-clunkers
Senate Adds $2 Billion to 'Clunkers' Plan
, 2009-08-07 08:20:04
I keep hearing people mention how this program is awful, yet sales continue to rise, more fuel-efficient cars are replacing their guzzling predecesors, and it appears that GM/Ford/Chrysler will be hiring more workers and/or increasing production. ...Bookmark tags: business, cars, auto, gm, ford, chrysler, cash-for-clunkers
Exclusive - Right wing "Big Lie" about clunker law exposed!
, 2009-08-08 23:20:03
One of the major arguments against the clunker law comes from car collectors, restorers and enthusiasts who claim that the law takes potentially millions of perfectly good replacement parts off the road, and off of cars and trucks, forever. ...Bookmark tags: politics, cars, texas, kenya, obama-administration, president-barack-obama, business-news, house-republicans, cash-for-clunkers, department-of-transportation
Cash for clunker: A bumpy ride - MSN Money by Matthew Debord
, 2009-08-25 15:20:05
Americans love new cars, but the federal government doesn't seem to grasp how much. How else can we explain the mad, mad ride of CARS, the Car Allowance Rebate System, commonly called Cash for Clunkers? ...Bookmark tags: business, barack-obama, cars, program, cash-for-clunkers, bankrupt
How Cash For Clunkers Failed American Taxpayers
, 2009-08-26 15:20:04
Did C4C [Cash For Clunkers] sell more cars? Maybe in the short term but, in reality, the promotion stole largely from future sales with taxpayers subsidizing over half a million new car sales that would have occurred anyway. ...Bookmark tags: us-news, economy, cars, auto, industry, economic-stimulus, cash-for-clunkers, c4c, john-quelch
Dealerships Forced to Shell Out Cash After Clunkers Program - News9.com - Oklahoma City, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports |
, 2009-10-11 12:20:06
Car dealers struggle during last quarter to try to make ends meet after "Cash for Clunkers" leaves market empty handed without few customers on the market charging their doors. ...Bookmark tags: business, cars, automotive, vehicle, cash-for-clunkers, auto-sales, car-sales, auto-market, fourth-quarter-earnings