2021-09-18 17:19:34 UTC
Under the latest version of the proposal, an increased credit of $12,000 would apply to union-made vehicles that are assembled in the U.S. and an extra $500 would be added if the vehicle contains 50% domestic parts.
Tesla purchases would not be eligible for the new credit since the company's workforce is not unionized. Automakers such as Toyota and Honda are speaking out against the Democrats' proposal, given that their workforce is not unionized either.
It's a stupid gift to the rich....but for only "union-made" vehicles? WTF?