This is a risk-management issue. I'm for the legislation and would like to see it go even further in support of clean cars, non-global-warming vehicles.
"Putting more electric vehicles on the road will ... support investment in American-made manufacturing," said Kildee. Peters, meanwhile, said it will "help Michigan stay at the forefront of global auto innovation, spur job growth and move us toward a more sustainable and competitive transportation future."
Genevieve Cullen, president of the Electric Drive Transportation Association, a trade association of energy and technology companies as well as major automakers including GM, Ford Motor, Fiat Chrysler, Toyota and others, urged Congress to take "prompt action" to enact the bipartisan legislation. [Source]