Sources: The Detroit News, The Detroit News
quote: Imagine if at the inception of Apple's I technolgy, if the Government wanted to subsidize that "new technology".
quote: I don't quite make that much and even if I did I wouldn't waste my cash on this car.
quote: Is THAT fair?
quote: Also, poor people pay taxes too; they simply pay less in income taxes.
quote: Conservative or Progressive, they are all bozos.
quote: I think that I could probably stomach more taxes if the people who were spending it were not such bozos.
quote: Eventually the definition of "Rich" gets to the point of including people like you and me.
quote: I whine about taxes as much as the next guy.
quote: but people who have kids probably pay even more in taxes raising them than I ever will on my house.
quote: That $7,500 would go better towards re-training an out of work individual for an available job, helping the homeless, helping low income single parents, etc, etc. There are a lot better things I can think of to put our tax dollars too, besides helping someone who makes a good living already purchase an expensive hybrid car.
quote: GM is not making a penny on each Volt they sell.
quote: I've heard that people want to go into the sales floor to see the Volt and then end up buying something else, so the Volt gets MORE people into the door.