China Is Said to Plan Strict Gas Mileage Rules
, 2009-05-31 17:00:04
HONG KONG — Worried about heavy reliance on imported oil, Chinese officials have drafted automotive fuel economy standards that are even more stringent than those outlined by President Obama last week, Chinese experts with a detailed knowledge of the plans said on Wednesday. ...Bookmark tags: world-news, economy, china, nytimes, oil, usa, cars, california, taxes, gas
23 arrested in drug raid at Church of Universal Love and Music
, 2009-08-08 00:20:07
"Funk Fest" became one big bust this weekend at the Church of Universal Love and Music.
The Fayette County Drug Task Force conducted a drug raid this weekend on the self-proclaimed nondenominational church in Bullskin. ...Bookmark tags: health, obama, soccer, football, senate, baseball, cars, taxes, marijuana, baby
Clunker Health Care
, 2009-08-22 08:20:03
Now consider health care.
The car program involved all of just $3 billion. Health care is a $2.4 trillion business, about 800 times bigger.
And, let's be honest, ObamaCare aims to control as much of that as possible -- with or without the "public option." ...Bookmark tags: politics, barack-obama, congress, government, cars, taxes, socialism, socialized-medicine, obamacare, bureaucracy
Nader tries to delay GM's IPO
, 2010-11-12 08:20:04
The government plans next Thursday to sell about a third of the 61 percent majority stake in GM that it swapped for $40 billion of its $49.5 billion bailout. ...Bookmark tags: us-news, obama, government, cars, taxes, auto, gm, company, general-motors, bail-out