Deathnell of SUV's by The Democrats?

Jim jnantz at INFICAD.COM
Tue Feb 5 23:20:08 MST 2002

I would hope that the Republicans in the House will have  the testicular
fortitude to block this, but I fear they will continue their tradition of
being the spineless wonders of the world and bend over and grab their
ankles for the liberals.

At 07:23 PM 2/5/02 -0600, Richard wrote:
>The Democrats idea of an energy policy would require that light trucks and
>similar vehicles obtain 39 mpg by the year 2014.  This would effectively
>spell the death of SUV's, as they only have to perform at 20 mpg now.  Car
>manufacturers are not sure if they would be able to meet that requirement,
>which is one reason the Dem's idea of fuel conversion might not get out of

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