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Carbon Tax

Why A Carbon Tax Is A Truly Good Idea

A carbon tax plan would curb emission of greenhouse gases by taxing them at the refinery, at the mine, or wherever they enter the economy. The proceeds would be sent to Americans in the form of dividends. A family of four could expect to receive about $2,000 in the first year.

February 14, 2017

Fighting Climate Change For Real

Coal is the largest source of planet-warming gases. It must make room for 21st-century power.

August 4, 2015

5 Policies That Republicans Loved (Until Obama Did, Too)

The easiest way to turn Republicans against an idea is to tell them that Obama is for it.

February 13, 2015

Romney Acknowledges Global Warming, Rejects Every Possible Way of Dealing With It

Mitt Romney is indicating he will not back away from his recent statement that “the world is getting warmer, and I believe that humans have contributed to that.” This admission of basic scientific fact places him far to the left of today’s Republican Party. But even though he acknowledges its existence, he still rejects cap-and-trade, […]

June 9, 2011