Simple homework assignment for all. You need to go read today’s Walter Williams piece and then send every person on your mailing list the link to the article. Instructions below the fold.
“Cap and trade” is first a massive indirect tax on the American people and hence another source of revenue for Congress. More importantly “cap and trade” is just about the most effective tool for controlling most economic activity short of openly declaring ourselves a communist nation and it’s a radical environmentalist’s dream come true.
Again, go read the entire article and send the link to everyone you know.
While your add it, go read the post Cap and trade is a cap on our economic growth by RVO contributor Erik and send that one to everyone too.