"Cash for Clunkers." A lot of Americans have been hoping their old cars (or trucks or other vehicles) were eligible for a fat government rebate if they traded them in under the new program -- and some of them have been unpleasantly surprised.
The program is off to a fast start. In less than a week, 8,000 cars have been traded in for new ones -- deals that might not have happened if Washington were not offering people $3,500 to $4,500 to get their aging gas guzzlers off the road.
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