June 9, 2009 5:38 PM

Lawmakers scramble to help auto dealers and consumers

By a 298 to 119 vote, the House of Representatives passed a measure to give car buyers up to $4,500 for their old cars, as long as they buy a new one. Democrats also are pushing legislation that would require General Motors and Chrysler to reinstate franchise agreements, if the dealer wants.

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