Obama seeks $2 billion for clean car technologies
‘‘At the end of the day, we still think it’s a proposal that can have bipartisan support and that can help reduce oil dependence,’’ SAFE spokesman Brad Goehner said Friday.
Argonne is one of the Energy Department’s largest national laboratories for scientific and engineering research, staffed by more than 1,250 scientists and engineers. White House officials said it was chosen as the site of the president’s speech because of its tradition of research into vehicle technologies.
Daly reported from Washington.