Heartland Voters See Shining Star in 60 MPG Fuel Economy Standards

60 mpg

Press Release - May 24, 2011

Like­ly vot­ers in Michi­gan and Ohio, the heart of the U.S. auto indus­try, have high­ly opti­mistic views on the con­nec­tion between steep mpg and reduced pol­lu­tion stan­dards and pro­tect­ed jobs while reduc­ing the impact of high fuel costs, emis­sions, and depen­dence on for­eign oil. Most sup­port 60 mpg aver­age fuel econ­o­my stan­dards as the fed­er­al gov­ern­ment delves into releas­ing upcom­ing revised stan­dards.