Posts Tagged ‘carbon tax’

Tax Man

07Apr10

Paul Volcker, the former head of the Fed and an economic adviser to the Obama administration, says we should have higher taxes. Since no politicians ever seems willing to cut spending anymore, it makes sense that Obama will pursue a VAT, and other new taxes, to deal with the exploding debt. In addition to Volcker, […]


Dangerous Dems

28Jun09

The House has passed Cap and Trade, a bizarre program designed to drive up the cost of energy so that fringe, inefficient energy sources such as wind become viable alternatives. Nice way to end a recession, huh? When the Heritage Foundation did its analysis of Waxman-Markey, it broadly compared the economy with and without the […]