Europe’s Growing Electric Car Market Making Them More Dependent on “Dirty” Fossil Fuels

American liberals think that Europeans are so much better than we are, because they have smaller “carbon footprints.” They’re better, because they’re not as dependent on dirty fossil fuels as we are. They drive clean electric cars, and we drive gas-guzzling, carbon-emitting SUVs. Would it surprise you to find out that Europeans are actually making themselves more dependent on fossil fuels because of their growing use of electric cars? But, I thought that electric cars are “cleaner.” Read more […]

Oregon Rolls Out First Pay-Per-Mile Tax

Oregon Democrat Representative Earl Blumenauer is one of 5,000 volunteers to try out the state’s new pay-per-mile tax program. Oregon is also the first state in the nation to roll out such a program. Even though the media and politicians have been pushing electric cars for years as a cheaper and more efficient alternative, and a way for Americans to be weaned off “dirty” fossil fuels, what they didn’t tell anyone was that as these “greener” vehicles became more prevalent, tax revenues Read more […]

Fiat CEO: “Don’t Buy Our Electric Cars”

As much as I don’t like admitting that Obama was right about something, perhaps he did choose the right man to head up Chrysler. (But don’t worry; all the other problems with that merger still ensure that Obama comes out in the red on it overall … and hey, even a blind squirrel finds a nut in a broken clock occasionally and all that.) But I kind of like the CEO of Fiat, Sergio Marchionne. At least the man has a little spark and honesty. Recently, Marchionne angered pretty much everyone Read more […]