TITLE

Knock it off, Congress

PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
Automotive News;7/3/2000, Vol. 74 Issue 5882, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Criticizes the United States Congress' proposed legislation to ban certain automobile price increases. Amount paid by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for Chrysler PT Cruisers needed for crash tests; Claim that price gouging is part of the real world.
ACCESSION #
3325781

 

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