Energy Policy

Auto Dealers' Koblenz says new fuel efficiency standards bad for consumers

With recent auto sales figures showing consumers purchasing more fuel-efficient vehicles as gas prices rise, do the nation's auto dealers have a strong case against the Obama administration's new fuel efficiency standards? During today's OnPoint, Andy Koblenz, counsel and vice president of regulatory affairs at the National Automobile Dealers Association, explains why he believes the standards should be phased in more gradually so consumers will not take a financial hit.