Survey: Should Tesla Get A Bailout?

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OK, so nobody agreed that the American automakers were giving people what they wanted in an environment of cheap gas or that they deserved a bailout, and everyone says that we should be investing in green tech, so here is Tesla Motors, lining up for $ 400 million (they say for the development of a cheaper sedan), in what Randall Stross calls the 2008 Bailout of Very, Very High-Net-Worth Individuals Who Invested in Tesla Motors Act? Can you conceive any way that U.S. government dollars could be put at greater risk — and for no equity in return, keep in mind — to benefit fewer people?