50 'auto states,' lobbyists say

Stoffer, Harry
March 2001
Automotive News;3/12/2001, Vol. 75 Issue 5920, p4
Trade Publication
Reports the launching of a lobbying campaign by automobile companies in Washington. Goal of the campaign; Impact of car industries on the economy and the country's employment; Effort of the campaign to make a legislative proposal; Plan to form an alliance among international-brand companies.


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