quote: While I don't know Joe personally, family friend sees him everyday. That person says Joe is a decent and genuine person and true patriot.
quote: I am not sure what is worse Fox News or those believing their every word!
quote: by mikefarinha on November 2, 2009 at 10:25 AM You're a nimrod. The The Brits are taxed to support the BBC so if you think the BBC has anything other than a pro-government slant then you're a tool... a useful idiot.
quote: C [Foreign Secretary Jack Straw] reported on his recent talks in Washington. There was a perceptible shift in attitude. Military action was now seen as inevitable. Bush wanted to remove Saddam, through military action, justified by the conjunction of terrorism and WMD. But the intelligence and facts were being fixed around the policy. The NSC had no patience with the UN route
quote: This is not the only such memo from members of the government, military and intelligence communities.
quote: That person says Joe is a decent and genuine person and true patriot.
quote: Fisker is targeting a price of $40,000 for the vehicle after state and federal tax credits are taken into account, similar to the expected sticker for the 2011 Chevy Volt.
quote: People say we have "moved away" from manufacturing but its not true. We take incidental examples as proof that we do not have manufacturing here anymore.
quote: Fox News ' previous commentary about Fisker Automotive may have been a bit skewed and inaccurate
quote: Interviewed after the announcement, company founder and CEO Henrik Fisker commented, "[Laughter] He definitely told what our product plans are."
quote: Government officials were briefed on the design and apparently were impressed, something that helped them reach the decision to grant the company a $528.7M USD DOE loan to buy and retool the shuttered plant.
quote: One would think such a slam dunk guaranteed winner of a company could have easily secured private financing.
quote: Imagine when this factory, when the floor we’re standing on right now is making 100,000 plug-in hybrid sedans, coupes and crossovers every single year
quote: Fisker is targeting a price of $40,000 for the vehicle after state and federal tax credits are taken into account
quote: Fox News' previous commentary about Fisker Automotive may have been a bit skewed and inaccurate (Fox show hosts tried to claim Fisker was not a U.S. firm -- blatantly wrong)
quote: The Karma will begin production next year at Valmet in Finland and will be imported into the U.S. and sold for approximately $80,000 after tax credits
quote: Do you have any idea how many US corporations rip off the taxpayer by diverting profits to sham entities located in offshore tax havens?
quote: BTW What's up with the cheap shot at FOX starting off this story? FOX really had nothing to do with the content of the story.
quote: A company doesn't need to have every single arm of operations in America, to be American.
quote: Where did you get your information? The information I've seen says otherwise:
quote: If you disapprove of any politician dodging taxes legally
quote: Ok, just checking. A lot of people frown more upon politicians that do it than they do individual or corporate entities that do it. ;-)
quote: This is nothing new... GM, Ford, ect. have been doing it for a while. It's not because we don't have the capability to do it, it just costs more than doing it in a 2nd or 3rd world country (surprise).