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Cash for Clunkers

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Background


The cash for clunkers is a government program where you trade in old cars and get a government rebate.

Recent News

ny dealers pull out of the cash for clunkers program
 

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2 Voted Yes

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My uncle got a brand new car at a cheap price with this program. It's great! Viva la socialism!

@supercaliforniaroll The hybrid idea is great, except most people who are driving a clunker can't afford an expensive hybrid. - thorie 0
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Its alright! A few work arounds could be taken like an incentive to buying hybrids like 30% off and a lesser amount for non hybrids - _fraz_ (twitter) 0

3 Voted No

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What a horrible plan! Used car dealers are furious, they can't move their inventory due to this federal nuisance. - admin vote up image vote down image +3
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I'm glad this is over. #stimulus - thorie (twitter) vote up image vote down image -1
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The should also force the clunkers to be traded in for the purchase of Hybrid only vehicles. Otherwise, you're just trading in a clunker for a new car that just pollutes just a bit less. - supercaliforniaroll vote up image vote down image 0
 
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