Day: July 8, 2009

Legislative Folly

False Ideology can lead to really foolish decisions. The whole cap-and-trade debate is one of the prime examples. This piece of legislation supposedly will help save the planet. When people are committed to that elusive goal, emotion usually overtakes rationale thinking. Rationality was unwelcome on the House floor as well. Normally, when voting on a bill, there is a bill to vote on. In this case, no one had a copy of it. How does one then know how to… Read more »