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Cap and Tax

Attaching a Price to Carbon, the Most Basic Element of Life

February 24, 2010

Cap and trade Cap-and-Tax legislation appears to be at a standstill due to a disagreement at the mechanism for setting a price for carbon.  Sen. John Kerry (D-MA), Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT) and Sen. Lindsay Graham (RINO-SC) are attempting to come up with the best way to determine the price for carbon. Think about that [...]

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The Dueling Jobs Summits

December 3, 2009

President Obama opened a “Jobs Summit” in Washington today in a  feeble attempt to salvage what’s left of the failure of his largest legislative initiative to date — the Recovery Act which has miraculously held unemployment at robust 10.2% (at least until November’s figures come out)! Obama is basically asking for help — he obviously [...]

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Sarah Enters Debate on Cap-and-Tax

July 14, 2009

Sarah Palin entered into the arena of national politics today, with an op-ed in the Washington Post.  Choosing energy, a topic that she is extremely familiar with, Sarah crafted a detailed and convincing argument against the cap-and-tax bill.  Palin makes several points that absolutely decimate the argument in favor of cap-and-trade: The bill includes $4.8 [...]

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