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When Figures Lie: Chevy Volt Puts the Government in Government Motors

David16 Wrote: Sep 01, 2012 9:19 AM
While I am ranting... How will the dear gummint get their road tax for EV's?? They already tax each gallon of gas what $0.17 or so?? I predict that with the high mileage new CAFE standards, and continued introduction of more EV's, that there will soon be a road tax per mile driven... data collected from our GPS equipment... Watch for it!
Jay Wye Wrote: Sep 01, 2012 10:32 AM
several states are already testing GPS based mileage recording "black boxes" that can be read remotely while you're driving around. a transponder similar to the E-Pass for toll roads.

BTW,that mileage tax will be on ALL vehicles,not just electrics,so you'll be paying at the pump AND mailing in another check,because I doubt states will eliminate the gas tax once the mileage tax goes into effect.
Wumingren Wrote: Sep 01, 2012 11:59 AM
Double taxation = another nudge toward the collective hive mentality socialists desire.
Carlos7 Wrote: Sep 01, 2012 9:21 AM
It is under consideration by Oregon Liberals.

Those people just hate Freedom!

If there was any doubt from skeptics about the complicity of the Obama administration in creating and directing the “new” General Motors –a.k.a Government Motors- the latest ballyhoo regarding sales figures and the Chevy Volt should convince even the doubters.

GM: Aug. Volt sales best yet says the Detroit News.

GM Expects Volt Sales to Set Monthly Record says the normally sane Wall Street Journal.

Chevy Volt broke monthly sales record in August reports the Associated Press.

But like a lot of claims coming from Obama or one his corporate...