22 Jul '11, 5pm

Michigan Lawmakers Call Auto Mileage Proposals 'Overly Aggressive': A letter conveys the concerns of the domesti...

Michigan’s congressional delegation has warned in a letter to the White House that new automobile fuel economy and emissions standards being drafted by the Obama administration are “not reasonably feasible” given the state of current technology and consumer buying habits. Weighing in as negotiations between federal and state officials and the major automakers are nearing a decisive point, Michigan’s two senators and 14 of its 15 House members said that the White House’s goal of a 56.2 mile-per-gallon fleet average by 2025 would drive up new vehicle costs by thousands of dollars and cost hundreds of thousands of auto workers their jobs. The lawmakers said that the White House program, which has not been officially announced and is likely to change somewhat, is “overly aggressive” and would deny consumers the right to buy medium- and heavy-duty pickup trucks. They also expre...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/07/22/michigan-lawmak...

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