Obama seeks $2 billion to get cars rolling without gasoline
At high-tech center, he urges Congress to fund research
Posted: March 16, 2013 at 5:37 a.m.
Envisioning cars that can go “coast to coast without using a drop of oil,” President Barack Obama on Friday urged Congress to authorize spending $2 billion over the next decade to expand research into electric cars and biofuels to wean automobiles off gasoline.
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