If more Americans drove hybrid or electrified vehicles, rising gas prices would not have as much of an impact on the bottom line as they do now. One way to change our future is to expand the nation’s investments in clean energy technologies. This was the focus of President Obama’s weekly address, delivered from the Allison Transmissions plant in Indianapolis, Indiana. Allison Transmissions hybrid systems help power thousands of buses around the world.

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President Obama's weekly address focused on clean energy investments as one way to combat rising gas prices.