Lobbying push targets holdouts on autonomous vehicle billMarch 16
Senate Democrats seek more oversight in self-driving vehicle billMarch 14
U.S. senators call new hearing on Takata airbag inflatorsMarch 7
Senators plan to convene a previously undisclosed hearing to focus on the status of Takata airbag inflator recalls, the largest and most complex recall process in auto history that some lawmakers say is too slow.
Senate leaders urged to ignore 'bogus urgency,' fix flaws in autonomous car billMarch 5
A diverse group of public interest organizations is urging Senate leaders to not advance legislation enabling the development and deployment of self-driving vehicles until self-described safety flaws are corrected.
Supplier alliance seeks to minimize changes to fuel economy rulesMarch 1
U.S. finalizes long-delayed 'quiet cars' rule, extending deadline to 2020Feb. 26
U.S. senators press Justice Department on Daimler emissions probeFeb. 23
VW may face new U.S. emissions probe, lawmaker saysFeb. 22
NHTSA falling behind on auto regulations, lawmakers sayFeb. 14
Handful of Senate Democrats block progress on self-driving legislation, Thune saysJan. 24
Senate looks for way out of gridlock on self-driving car billJan. 24
Sweeping GOP tax reform bill retains EV tax creditDec. 15, 2017
In a major victory for several automakers, the compromise Republican tax bill released late Friday does not eliminate a $7,500 electric vehicle tax credit as Republicans in the U.S. House of Representatives had previously proposed.