President Obama used a Wednesday stop in North Carolina, a state he narrowly won in 2008, to call for tax credits and grants aimed at expanding use of alternative-energy vehicles.
His remarks at a Daimler Trucks North America manufacturing plant were his third energy-focused address in as many weeks, reflecting an aggressive White House effort to rebut GOP political attacks over gasoline prices.
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—This event has concluded. Obama spoke Wednesday, March 7 at 12:50 p.m.