Some Bipartisanship June 2, 2011 : 5:00 PM

While bipartisanship is a rare commodity, some lawmakers are joining together to promote electric cars:

“A bill sponsored by Republican Senator Lamar Alexander would offer $3 billion over five years to help build infrastructure and promote the use of electric vehicles.”

“Components of this legislation, which is co-sponsored by Democratic Senator Jeff Merkley, could underpin a broader energy package, Zichal said when asked about the bill.”