ALEXANDER PRAISES PRODUCTION LAUNCH OF GM HYBRIDS IN TENNESSEE

Posted on September 19, 2006

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) made the following statement today praising the production launch of Saturn VUE Green Line Hybrids at General Motors’ manufacturing plant in Spring Hill, Tennessee: “This is very good news. Hybrid technology offers the best, fastest bridge to even more advanced, cleaner cars in the future. Making Saturn VUE hybrids in Tennessee will help us create great local jobs, decrease imports, increase U.S. competitiveness, and respond to the effects of air pollution and climate change. GM’s decision helps Tennessee lead the way.”