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The effort to expand the program reflects fears among some lawmakers about the ability of
auto makers to comply with the Obama administration's proposed new fuel-economy regulations, unveiled Tuesday. Those rules, which would raise fuel efficiency targets to 35.5 mpg for all new vehicles by 2016, up from the current 25 mpg, are expected to add tens of billions of dollars in costs to an already beleaguered industry. U.S.