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Even War and Rumors of War Can't Save Chevy Volt

Andrew1554 Wrote: Sep 25, 2012 4:52 PM
The problem is the batteries, every 5 or so years you need to replace them at a cost of $5000.00. Electric cars are not the answer, they can only go 35 miles or so in warm weather and 25 miles in cold weather. We need to use the 200 years of known natural gas we have now and use the proven 1.4 trillion barrels of oil we have now and 300 years of coal we have now. Putting millions out of work to implement unproven global warming is just the insanity you'd expect from the "do as we think best" liberal control freaks.

A new Congressional Budget Office report tells Obama what the rest of us have known for some time: Your bet on electric cars wasn’t an investment, but a gamble; a dumb gamble.

And now you’ve just come up snake eyes.

“Despite the federal government pumping $7.5 billion into the electric vehicle industry in the United States through 2019,” writes the, “overall national gasoline consumption is unlikely to be significantly affected, according to a report released by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO).”

The CBO says that even if Obama increased the amount of the subsidy, it would make little...

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