Carbon Tax Is Being Floated, But No One’s Biting–Yet
The Competitive Enterprise Institute’s Myron Ebell sees another angle. “… [T]he alarmists and the left have a strategy to make a carbon tax part of a big budget and tax reform deal and … realize that it will never fly unless it is proposed and fronted by one or more prominent Republicans in Congress,” Ebell says.
And he isn’t alone.
Gerard Wynn and the Washington Post’s Steve Mufson make similar arguments.