EVs, Elon Musk, And The U.S. Midterms – And WHY You Should Care!

From Transport Evolved.

Today – March 1 – is the start of the U.S. Midterm election season. And while the final midterms won’t take place until November, we thought it would be a good chance to point out why electric cars and clean energy policies could end up playing a larger part in the midterms than they have before. We thought we’d explain why EVs are no-longer a partisan issue, and explain why picking the candidate that supports EVs and clean energy might not be as straightforward as you think.

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00:00 – Introduction
02:07 – US Election 101 Civics
04:36 -The current political gridlock
05:22 -Voting statistics and EVs
07:00 – Small governments
08:12 – Biden’s Infrastructure Bill
08:50 – Opposition for opposition’s sake
09:23 – EVs aren’t most people’s priority
10:13 – Issues aren’t as partisan as you’d think
11:28 – Trust in the media (or not)
12:36 – Elon the wild card
15:03 – How to prepare for the midterms
17:43 – Thanks, and Goodbye!
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Presenter: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
Script: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
Winter Tashlin
Kate Walton-Elliott
Cameras: Michael Horton
Sound: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
Coloring: Winter Tashlin
Art and Animation: Erin Carlie
Editor & Producer: Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield
© Transport Evolved LLC, 2022

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