Politics & Government

July 31, 2009 6:21 PM

'Cash for clunkers' program headed for big expansion

The program has proved so popular that it threatened to exhaust its $1 billion funding in its first week, and there were thoughts of ending it. Instead, the program is likely to triple in size, with the House voting Friday to put another $2 billion into it. The Senate is expected to act next week.

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