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Carbon Tax Hallucinations

rsotos Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 8:06 AM
Conservatives Beware!!! Carbon Taxes are Coming!!! Continuing to swallow the hackery and anti-scientific fossil fuel industry propaganda won't stop them. The fossil fuel industry itself will leave you all behind...shifting on a dime to preserve cross border international profits before you can say, "What happened to Sarah Palin?" This study is lying about the science and economics (US climate policy need not disadvantage our economy). A briskly-rising tax on carbon pollution with border tax adjustments would quickly and efficiently drive down CO2 pollution, open up markets for renewables and innovation. Here is the only question: what to do with CO2 tax revenue: pay down debt or let Democrats go wild with new entitlements...

Average planetary temperatures haven’t budged in 16 years. Hurricanes and strong tornadoes are at or near their lowest ebb in decades. Global sea ice is back to normal, while the Antarctic icepack continues to grow. The rate of sea level rise remains what it was in 1900.

And yet, President Obama and many politicians, newscasters and alarmist scientists continue to insist that carbon dioxide emissions are changing Earth’s climate, and we need to take immediate action to prevent storms like Hurricane Sandy and avert catastrophes predicted by IPCC computer models and “scientific consensus.” Not surprisingly, polls show public...