Senate Moves to Bar U.S. Airlines From EU Carbon Curbs

Sep 24, 2012 Read more: www.bloomberg.com 7

The U.S. Senate passed a measure that would effectively shield U.S. airlines from a European Union program designed to curtail aviation emissions.

The bill, supported by the airlines, was approved early today before lawmakers adjourned to campaign for the Nov. 6 election. Under the measure, which must be reconciled with similar legislation passed by the House last year, U.S carriers would be barred from participating in the EU emissions-trading system for carbon credits.

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“AVAUNCEZ!!”

Since: Aug 07

Eldora Iowa

#1 Sep 24, 2012
Good, finally the democratically led senate did something this year!
Steve O

AOL

#2 Sep 24, 2012
What about the failed State of Calif.'s new Carbon Tax? If the Senate objects to European Carbon Tax how will they react to the failed State's carbon tax?
Gravediggers

Woonsocket, RI

#4 Sep 24, 2012
Love these INFORMED bloggers!

NO in NOvember
NO to OWEbama
NO to DEPENDENCE on FOREIGN ENERGY

“It's a Brand New Day”

Since: Feb 06

New Rochelle

#5 Sep 24, 2012
Steve O wrote:
What about the failed State of Calif.'s new Carbon Tax? If the Senate objects to European Carbon Tax how will they react to the failed State's carbon tax?
Different principle.

US State has the right to regulate State action.
USA is neither subject nor subservient to EU.

NATIONAL Sovereignty. Look it up.
CHECK SIX

North Port, FL

#6 Sep 24, 2012
The insanity Of The GREEN SLIME FREAKS rebuffed here....But FEAR NOT..HUSSIEN is determined to CASTRATE the USA with regulations ,rules,laws .He killed Coal for USA consumption,however coal is sent to the world!....INSANITY..Coal powers electric plants,the WINDMILLS ?? Its just OBAMAS FARTS in the Breeze....Today is the best day to get a VOLT...OBAMA is giving then away!...at all costs to taxpayers....What are ya paying for gas today??? Winter is coming..will you stay warm?..because of the other INSANITY,burning FOOD for Power has resulted in MILK costing more than GAS???OBAMA INSANITY!..Part of his REDISTRIBUTION...our Stuff ,given to the World!!...

OBAMA will BOW to EUROPE...no Doubt About It..He Wants the USA to be like Europe....If he wins,and fulfills his socialism,the USA is DOOMED!..Like he hinted to the RUSSKIES..wait till after the Election..WHATS THAT??

GOD DAM AMERICA??? OBAMA and his LOONS HAVE!!

“It's a Brand New Day”

Since: Feb 06

New Rochelle

#7 Sep 24, 2012
CHECK SIX wrote:
The insanity Of The GREEN SLIME FREAKS rebuffed here....But FEAR NOT..HUSSIEN is determined to CASTRATE the USA with regulations ,rules,laws .He killed Coal for USA consumption,however coal is sent to the world!....INSANITY..Coal powers electric plants,the WINDMILLS ?? Its just OBAMAS FARTS in the Breeze....Today is the best day to get a VOLT...OBAMA is giving then away!...at all costs to taxpayers....What are ya paying for gas today??? Winter is coming..will you stay warm?..because of the other INSANITY,burning FOOD for Power has resulted in MILK costing more than GAS???OBAMA INSANITY!..Part of his REDISTRIBUTION...our Stuff ,given to the World!!...
OBAMA will BOW to EUROPE...no Doubt About It..He Wants the USA to be like Europe....If he wins,and fulfills his socialism,the USA is DOOMED!..Like he hinted to the RUSSKIES..wait till after the Election..WHATS THAT??
GOD DAM AMERICA??? OBAMA and his LOONS HAVE!!
Have you been eating coal again?
NOW: What did I tell you, It will go to your brain.

See?

It has.

And, the socialism we all need to fear is CORPORATE SOCIALISM.

“Yeah, but...”

Since: Sep 11

MILKY WAY

#8 Sep 25, 2012
Yet another example of Congressional Democrats ignoring Obama.

They won't consider his budgets, recognizing they are fiction.

Obama canno even lead his own party because they recognize his policies are unrealistic.

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