How Christie Tore Down Tesla: Editorial

How Christie Tore Down Tesla: Editorial


There’s not a whole lot of love out there for car salesmen. Who wouldn’t rather buy a car straight from the manufacturer, and avoid all the fees and sleaze?

So you’d think our state would be cheering on Tesla Motors, an innovative American company that makes electric cars and sells them just like Apple sells iPads — direct from its store at the mall.

But no. Instead we are chasing Tesla out of New Jersey, thanks to Gov. Chris Christie. His political minions at the state Motor Vehicle Commission recently voted to revoke Tesla’s license to sell cars, which the agency had previously issued i...

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