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At the CAWA June Leadership meeting, Dan Hanson Jr. of the Hanson Distributing Company was elected the 2023 secretary to the Board of Directors.

Wednesday, 06 July 2022 14:56

Vegas Crypto Scam Artist Collected 39 Teslas at Expense of Others

Written by Steven Loveday, InsideEVs

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A Las Vegas, NV, man was charged for running a major crypto scam for several years. He reportedly acquired $45 million, 39 new Tesla vehicles and many other items in the process.

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Educators are looking for new and different ways to attract students to their auto tech programs, many of which are struggling as they come out of the pandemic.

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Barrett-Jackson delivered the ultimate automotive lifestyle experience during this year’s Las Vegas Auction, June 30-July 2 in the West Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Tuesday, 05 July 2022 14:34

California Advances Manufacturing Equipment Sales Tax Exemption Legislation

Written by SEMA Washington, D.C., Staff

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The California Senate Committee on Governance and Finance unanimously passed SEMA-supported legislation, AB 1951, that would provide a full sales and use tax exemption for the purchase of manufacturing and research and development (R&D) equipment not exceeding $200 million.

Wednesday, 29 June 2022 10:49

CAWA Names New Board of Directors Member

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Brian Cruickshank of Schwartz Advisors has been appointed to CAWA’s Board of Directors.

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