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Government Control Into Perpetuity?

by Carol Platt Liebau at Townhall

Language in the House-passed auto bailout bill seems to allow the “Car Czar” to dictate to automakers what cars they can make and how much they can charge for them — at least under certain conditions (i.e., failure on the part of the companies to come up with a plan that meets the czar’s approval).

So Democrats really believe that the government can find one person who is equipped to make these central planning decisions?  What if the person has an agenda of his own (for example., he decides that having “green” cars will make the car companies more “competitive” — and is more important — than consumers being able to choose larger cars)?

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December 13, 2008 - Posted by | Bailout | , , , , , , , , , , ,

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