Dealers Must Remain Vigilant

In the final weeks of December, a small Christmas miracle took place in Washington, D.C.

‘Tis the Season

The holiday season is an ideal time to share good news, and dealers have plenty of it.

Friend or Foe?

There is a popular and apocryphal quote, attributed to Harry S. Truman, in which he advises that, “If you want a friend in Washington, buy a dog.”

Time to Fight Back

In my capacity as AIADA chairman, I sometimes worry that I’m in danger of being written off as the Boy Who Cried Wolf. Or, in my case, the Dealer Who Cried Legislative Disaster. I want to assure you that I wouldn’t have spent the last 6 months sending out increasingly urgent emails if I didn’t think they were, in fact, increasingly urgent.

Here are the facts:

International Nameplate Dealers are Under Attack

For months now a federal budget provision has been working its way through committee rooms, both in the Senate and the House of Representatives, which would offer consumers additional tax credits if they purchase an electric vehicle assembled in a union-represented plant.