Day: June 27, 2009

Cap and Tax Bill

Rep. Henry Waxman—Sponsor of the “Cap-and-Trade” Bill The official name for the bill that passed the House of Representatives yesterday was Cap-and-Trade. A more accurate title would be Cap-and-Tax. In the guise of helping the climate, the House just put its stamp of approval on raising your taxes on every type of energy that you use. As candidate Obama stated while running for the presidency, his cap-and-trade plan would increase people’s energy bills astronomically. Why didn’t that statement get more play… Read more »