Merkel Says She Blocked Car Carbon Curbs to Shield Auto Jobs

Merkel Says She Blocked Car Carbon Curbs to Shield Auto Jobs

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel gets out of a Volkswagen up! car as the president of the VDA federation of the German automotive industry Matthias Wissmann, right, and Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn, center, look on during a visit to the company's booth at the international Frankfurt motor show on Sept. 15, 2011.