National Review on Cap-and-Trade: ‘Biggest. Tax. Evar.’
Welcome to the right’s new meme on cap-and-trade.
Planet Gore, National Review’s blog whose sole purpose is to ridicule climate change activism — and, in the process, often itself — is calling President Obama’s plan to regulate carbon emissions the “biggest tax ever.” (Okay, fine. As Chris Horner puts it, the “Biggest. Tax. Evar.”) Citing a Dow Jones report that a White House adviser suggested cap-and-trade could raise two to three times the revenue Obama’s budget proposal projected, Horner writes:
Biggest. Tax. Evar.