Monday, January 17th, 2022

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Sen. Rubio announces bill to withhold funding from cities that allow noncitizens to vote

Sen. Marco Rubio says he’s ready to tighten the belt on government funding for cities with voting noncitizens. Republican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida announced Friday that he will be introducing legislation to pull...

Biden’s China response is ‘bare minimum,’ Olympics should be relocated: Sen. Rick Scott

U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., agreed with Fox News host Laura Ingraham on “The Ingraham Angle” on Tuesday night that many big-name U.S. companies seem more concerned about reaping profits in China than about...

Toyota slams Michigan Sen. Debbie Stabenow for saying Japanese automaker not part of ‘home team’

Toyota Motor North America has fired back at a Michigan senator for suggesting at an event attended by President Joe Biden in a General Motors plant in Detroit that the automaker — which employs...

Sen. Joe Manchin on union-built EV tax credit: Don’t pick winners and losers

“I wasn’t expecting anybody to speak out at this point. It was fantastic,” Gates said. He said he’s spent “countless hours” trying to get dealers engaged on the issue, but said he’s been hamstrung...

Sen. Joe Manchin speaking at Toyota event in West Virginia, calls union-built EV tax credit ‘wrong’

BUFFALO, W.Va. — The key swing senator who has already played an outsized role in shaping Democrats’ nearly $2 trillion Build Back Better Act told Automotive News that he opposes a planned provision to grant...

Sen. Joe Manchin watches as Toyota makes $240M West Virginia investment promise

Toyota Motor North America will invest another $240 million into its West Virginia components plant to make more hybrid transaxles that will power its growing number of hybridized vehicles. Thursday’s announcement comes as the...