Headline we never thought we'd see on Fox: 'Can the Chevy Volt help win the War on Terror?'

We've heard a pretty steady drumbeat of negative stories about the electric vehicle from critics on the right over the past several years, so it's great to see Fox News giving some coverage to how electric vehicles can enhance our national security.

At Built by Michigan, we've been emphasizing the benefits this new technology offers for Michigan workers and their families.

But we do agree with Fox that reducing our dependence on imported oil offers a lot of benefits for the American economy, and our foreign policy. "I don't see how that's conservative," one of the guests said in a story broadcast on March 25. "The Chevy Volt is by far the best way to bring all American energy . . . to our automobiles.

For once, we couldn't agree more.