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Van Jones and Exxon Mobil Support a Carbon Tax

Zdravko Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 7:27 AM
Exxon in bed with that communist Jones? Like a baby playing with a venomous snake.
Paul237 Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 9:45 AM
Well what do you expect from Mobil after all look how high the prices of gas are today. Exxon could very easily lower the price and still make a huge profit. But no the communist exxon wants the price of gas so high that people will have to stop driving.
Roberty Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 9:47 AM
No, they're just trying to maximize profit. They are big enough to absorb the extra costs while expanding their customer base by keeping the smaller guys from being able to compete.

It’s a bad omen for free enterprise, prosperity and liberty when normally warring special interest groups such as big business and progressive activists agree on public policy.

During President Obama’s first term big business interests led by the pharmaceutical industry joined the union lobby in successfully making ObamaCare the law of the land.

Shortly after Obama’s re-election, history may be repeating itself this time regarding energy policy.

While it’s known that politics makes strange bedfellows none can be more bizarre than former White House green jobs czar Van Jones and Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson agreeing on a...