Gov't Tries To Extend Funding To Cash For Clunkers Car Program

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A sign for the federal Car Allowance Rebate System or 'Cash for... News PhotoBusiness,Chevrolet,Event,Finance,Government,Hanging,Horizontal,Las Vegas,Nevada,USAPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2009 Getty ImagesLAS VEGAS - AUGUST 04: A sign for the federal Car Allowance Rebate System or 'Cash for Clunkers' program hangs at the Ed Bozarth Nevada #1 Chevrolet dealership August 4, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. U.S. Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) and U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood both said on Tuesday that they expect the Senate will approve an additional $2 billion in funding already approved by the House to keep the successful car purchasing stimulus program running after the initial USD 1 billion in funding ran out after a week. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)