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Chrysler Alive but Jeep About to Shift Production to China

Gene158 Wrote: Oct 25, 2012 7:24 PM
If I'm not mistaken, GM been in talks with the Chinese to start production over there as well.

First off, I love Jeeps. I drove a blue stick-shift Jeep in high school and dream of one day owning another one (pre-bailout edition) of course. President Obama has based a large portion of his re-election campaign on the auto-bailout which has resonated with many voters in Ohio, a state Mitt Romney needs to win. However, due to burdonsome regulations, high taxes and the overall high cost of manufacting in the United States, Jeep (owned by Chrysler) production may be shipped overseas to China. The Washington Examiner has more:

In another potential blow for the president's Ohio...