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Obama's Abandoned Power Plants

Shamrock8 Wrote: Sep 29, 2012 12:04 PM
Go ask your employer if they can afford to keep you hired with an electric bill 3.5 TIMES WHAT IT NOW? Ask the manager at your grocery store if they can keep the lights on? Ask your neighbor to ask their boss the same question... YOUR ELECTRIC BILL being 3.5 times what it is now is the least of your worries.

If voters knew how America's economy would look after two terms of President Barack Obama's administration, Mitt Romney would win in a landslide.

In the 2008 campaign, President Obama told the San Francisco Chronicle that the “notion of no coal...is an illusion.” He noted that he favors a cap-and-trade system “[s]o if somebody wants to build a coal-powered plant, they can. It’s just that it will bankrupt them because they’re going to be charged a huge sum for all that greenhouse gas that’s being emitted.”

While Obama did not get to implement cap-and-trade, he found other ways to shut down coal...