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Taxpayers NOW in the USED car business

Original post made by Max, Downtown, on Jun 9, 2009

What next? First we become the proud owners of the new car industry.

Now the USED car indusrty?

House passes 'cash for clunkers' bill
Kansas City Star - ý19 minutes agoý
The measure aims to boost new auto sales by allowing consumers to turn in their gas-guzzling cars and trucks for vouchers worth up to $4500 toward more fuel-efficient vehicles.

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Posted by Kevin
a resident of Birdland
on Jun 10, 2009 at 1:08 am

It's all good! Explain it to your Great Grandchildren, since they'll still be paying off this China-backed debt 50 years from now.

BHO 2012... LOL!!

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Posted by Johnny
a resident of Birdland
on Jun 10, 2009 at 10:38 am

These programs will drive up the cost of used cars. Who does that hurt? The people who can least afford it. Maybe to help the poor, the government could just redistribute the gas-guzzlers to the needy!

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Posted by stupid is as stuid does
a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jun 10, 2009 at 6:55 pm

MAx asks what next? The health business of course. There is a real "urgency" to act.

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