Emperor Obama Issues Another Executive Order, Mandates Tougher Fuel Standards For Heavy Trucks To Fight Global Warming…

Zip Weasel Zippers 2/18/2014

President Obama will again bypass Congress and take executive actions to promote his agenda on Tuesday – this time by ordering the federal government to develop the next round of greenhouse gas standards for medium- and heavy-weight trucks by March 2016.

Back in Washington from a three-day trip to California, Obama […]

Obama’s Cap-and-Trade Scheme for Cars

Rachael Slobodien The Foundry Heritage Foundation 12/26/2012

Ever since the Senate rejected President Obama’s cap-and-trade scheme in 2009, his administration has been hard at work to find other ways to implement a radical, environmentalist agenda.

Obama made these intentions clear at a press conference in 2010 when he explained, “Cap and trade was just one […]

Auto dealers warn fuel efficiency proposal will price out millions of buyers

Judson Berger FoxNews.com 2/15/2012

American auto dealers are pushing back on proposed fuel economy rules that, they claim, would price out millions of buyers from the new-car market, potentially jeopardizing the environmental benefits of the program and the resurgent auto industry itself.

Throughout the Obama administration’s campaign to jack up fuel efficiency, officials claimed that […]

Obama to automakers: ‘You can’t just make money on SUVs and trucks’

Andrew Restuccia The Hill 8/15/2011

The country’s automakers should ditch their focus on SUVs and trucks in favor of smaller, more fuel-efficient vehicles, President Obama said Monday.

“You can’t just make money on SUVs and trucks,” Obama said during a town hall forum in Cannon Falls, Minn. “There is a place for SUVs and trucks, […]