clunker

  1. L

    The clunkers program is a clunker

    Here are a few paragraphs from an interesting article: "Cash for clunkers had two objectives: help the environment by increasing fuel efficiency, and boost car sales to help Detroit and the economy. It achieved neither. According to Hudson Institute economist Irwin Stelzer, at best "the...
  2. wingrider

    clunker program : the aftermath

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090913/ap_on_bi_ge/us_life_after_clunkers so now that the taxpayer funded clunker program is over dealers are saying it might be as much as 90 days before sales will resume like most government BS this one didn't work either
  3. Blueneck

    Cash for clunker appliances

    This is not a new program, by the way. I just wish more appliances were manufactured in the US. I like this idea: http://www.usatoday.com/money/industries/environment/2009-08-25-appliances-cash-for-clunkers_N.htm
  4. michaelr

    How Many Salesmen Does It Take To Sell A Clunker?

    Six Lobbyists Per Lawmaker Work on Health Overhaul Would you believe 3,300? Well you had better. They spent $236.4 million. Now I would say that the insurance and big Pharma got their bailout. On another note and an interesting fact. Part of the health care bill has already been active, it...
  5. Bluesguy

    Clunker Bust?

    These people sit up there in their government offices and come up with these schemes which totally expose how lacking they are in business sense and are just relying on the schemes they dreamed up sitting around after a day of "community organizing", "Yeah what if we just lowered the cost of...