February 14, 2013

O's Energy Security Trust = Massive Carbon Tax

B. McCown, Forbes


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In Tuesday’s State of the Union address, President Obama proposed a program to divert revenues from federal oil-and-gas drilling into research for alternative energy solutions. How would that be done? Well, by creating a massive carbon dioxide emissions tax. . .

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