SierraRise wants to

Lift the ban on Tesla's electric cars

Governor Chris Christie banned Tesla's electric cars in NJ. After Hurricane Sandy, clean energy solutions are needed.

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After Chris Christie unilaterally banned Tesla Motors from directly selling their cars to NJ consumers, residents and state legislators got…Read More

Chris Christie pulls the plug on Tesla - and his political career (Mulshine)
"This should be a red meat kind of thing for Christie. He should say this law makes no sense and thereâ��s no way we should enforce it." Daniel O'Connor When you’re hot, you’re hot. When you’re not, you’re Chris Christie. Bridgegate was bad enough, but last week the governor managed a rare trick: He outraged everyone across the political…Read More
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Governor Chris Christie claims to believe in free market solutions, but he's stepping in to protect auto dealers at the expense of Tesla…Read More

Chris Christie Takes a Break From Exalting the Free Market to Block Tesla Sales in New Jersey

Slate Magazine
Gov. Chris Christie, champion of the free market except when it hurts the car-dealership lobby. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images Like a lot of Republicans, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie likes to talk about how the government should get out of the way of the free market. In a speech last week in Washington, D.C., he railed against President…Read More