Cap and Trade
Can somebody explain to me how cap and trade realisticaly does anything to save the environment? It seems to me it’s just a tax on businesses the government randomly decides is bad and doesn’t guarantee any rewards to businesses the government deems good.
No rhetoric accepted, I need cold hard facts.
- September 3, 2009 -- AFL-CIO’s tax policy (0)
Here's the story:
The AFL-CIO labor union has a new tax in mind.
Specifically, the union wants to apply a small tax — a tenth of 1 percent — on every stock transaction.
The tax would especia...
- May 18, 2009 -- Cap and Trade debate (1)
OK, so we're no sooner finishing Obama's reform of the housing, banking, and automakers industries, than we're apparently ready to do the same to the energy industry. Now, as with the other situat...
- July 14, 2009 -- Waxman-Markey is a disaster (0)
That's my opinion. No one really cares all that much tho. But, maybe they would if I had some uppity title like Director of the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies. That'd be kind of impres...
- September 29, 2009 -- Dueling climate control bills (0)
Waxman-Markey is the creme of every liberal's crop of life control legislations. This thing affects every single aspect of life as you know it. Surprisingly, it's not gotten anywhere. "Cap and t...
- November 24, 2009 -- Obama’s Carbon Cap-and-Trade Plan Can Boost Growth (1)
That's the story we're being sold. It's hard to understand exactly where those jobs come from, but here's a stab at it:
President Barack Obama hits three nails on the head with his plan to cap ca...