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Pelosi, Oddly Generic In Describing CAFE Standard Legislation

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, last night: “We improved fuel efficiency for the first time in 32 years.”

Left unmentioned: The fuel efficiency standards don’t change until model year 2011 and the much-touted 35 mpg requirement kicks in… in 2020. It is currently 27.5 mpg.

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