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Good News for Cash for Clunkers

August 3, 2009 - by Donny Shaw

The Senate's path towards passing legislation (H.R. 3435) this week to infuse an additional $2 billion into the wildly popular cash for clunkers program just got a whole lot easier. On Monday, two key senators, Sen. Dianne Feinstein [D, CA] and Sen. Susan Collins [R, ME], who vowed last Friday to vote against the bill unless it increased fuel efficiency standards for new cars purchased under the program, dropped their opposition and said that they now plan to vote for it.

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