GM CEO wants Congress to expand tax credit for electric vehicles

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Mail Online—By David ShepardsonWASHINGTON, March 7 (Reuters) - General Motors Chief Executive Mary Barra called on the U.S. Congress on Wednesday to expand a consumer...

GM CEO Pushes for Renewed Tax Breaks on Electric Vehicles. General Motors Co. Chief Executive Mary Barra is pressing Washington for an expansion of electric-vehicle tax credits, a plea that would help the company and rivals like Tesla Inc. sell battery-powered cars in an era of cheap gasoline and skepticism about alternative vehicles.