Auto Bailout Could Affect Council Grove

By: Brian Quick Email
By: Brian Quick Email

The fate of the auto bailout bill won't just affect the "big three" auto makers, it will have a profound impact on smaller communities...including Council Grove, KS.

Two of its tent-poles are car dealerships...which will be severely strained if the bailout does not go through. Financially, the town leans on automobile industry.

The Chamber of Commerce admits things are tough -- and hopes the people of Council Grove continue to support the dealerships and buy local. They are telling the dealerships to hold on -- and they are hoping help is on the way.

Click the video to see one dealership owner's reaction, and what the town is saying.


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