Senators propose long-shot carbon tax...

Senators propose long-shot carbon tax bill for big polluters

There are 48 comments on the Reuters story from Feb 14, 2013, titled Senators propose long-shot carbon tax bill for big polluters. In it, Reuters reports that:

Two of the most liberal senators on Thursday proposed a bill to tax carbon emissions, raising up to $1.2 trillion in revenue over 10 years that would largely be returned consumers.

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goose

Carol Stream, IL

#1 Feb 14, 2013
Yeah right returned to "consumers"!
More like another pot of free stuff for the Dems to hand out!

“Proud To Be An American”

Since: Apr 07

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#3 Feb 14, 2013
Yes indeed those righteous caring uppity democRats are looking after everyone. They're out front on point ready to throw themselves in front of a global warming monster just to save the nation's children...what courage. Frankly those pedophiles should mind there own business before someone slaps the piss out of 'em.
pogue mahone

Medford, NY

#4 Feb 14, 2013
Climate change is the biggest scam foisted upon the American public since Orson Welles "War of the Worlds" radio hoax.
conservative crapola

Zionhill, PA

#5 Feb 14, 2013
goose wrote:
Yeah right returned to "consumers"!
More like another pot of free stuff for the Dems to hand out!
Those federal-dollar-addicted, teabagging, red states will be first in line.

“Happiness comes through giving”

Since: Feb 08

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#6 Feb 14, 2013
JohnInLa wrote:
Yes indeed those righteous caring uppity democRats are looking after everyone. They're out front on point ready to throw themselves in front of a global warming monster just to save the nation's children...what courage. Frankly those pedophiles should mind there own business before someone slaps the piss out of 'em.
See what happens without your Valium?

“Happiness comes through giving”

Since: Feb 08

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#7 Feb 14, 2013
pogue mahone wrote:
Climate change is the biggest scam foisted upon the American public since Orson Welles "War of the Worlds" radio hoax.
And of course you know this because you are an eggplant. Who cares about science when paranoia is available?

Since: Dec 07

Spring, TX

#8 Feb 14, 2013
conservative crapola wrote:
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Those federal-dollar-addicted, teabagging, red states will be first in line.
Your welfare state gets more then they do, screwball.

Since: Mar 08

Allentown, PA

#9 Feb 14, 2013
pogue mahone wrote:
Climate change is the biggest scam foisted upon the American public since Orson Welles "War of the Worlds" radio hoax.
Orson Welles gave notice it was just a radio show, not real news.

Since: Mar 08

Allentown, PA

#10 Feb 14, 2013
Lawrence Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>And of course you know this because you are an eggplant. Who cares about science when paranoia is available?
It's never paranoia to not trust questionable science. It's wisdom.
Spike

Kent, OH

#11 Feb 14, 2013
LookingToEscape wrote:
<quoted text>It's never paranoia to not trust questionable science. It's wisdom.
The outcome of most global warming studys is based on what the person who funded the study wants the outcome to be.
Lance Winslow

San Jose, CA

#12 Feb 14, 2013
Spike wrote:
<quoted text>The outcome of most global warming studys is based on what the person who funded the study wants the outcome to be.
Sure ain't what the polar bears want it to be.

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#13 Feb 14, 2013
LookingToEscape wrote:
<quoted text>It's never paranoia to not trust questionable science. It's wisdom.
Of course, of course. Don't panic. You're not nearly close enough to the edge of the earth to fall off.
Lance Winslow

San Jose, CA

#14 Feb 14, 2013
LookingToEscape wrote:
<quoted text>It's never paranoia to not trust questionable science. It's wisdom.
That's what Bristol Palin thought about contraceptives.

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#15 Feb 14, 2013
Spike wrote:
<quoted text>The outcome of most global warming studys is based on what the person who funded the study wants the outcome to be.
Who told you this, your astrologer?

“Proud To Be An American”

Since: Apr 07

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#16 Feb 14, 2013
Lance Winslow wrote:
<quoted text>Sure ain't what the polar bears want it to be.
Attention lance lowlife!!! You mean those hapless polar bears in algore's propaganda film? That perverted self-serving Rat tried to make it appear as if the poor polar bears were all alone floating away on a block of ice when it was reveled the polar bears ice-block-hop all the time and they were perfectly a-otae buckwheat....now GFY.

Since: Oct 08

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#17 Feb 14, 2013
who but Bernie Sanders of Vermont and Barbara Boxer of California could think this would be a good idea...the only carbon tax should be on these people farts and bad breath.

“Proud To Be An American”

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#19 Feb 14, 2013
Lawrence Wolf wrote:
<quoted text>Who told you this, your astrologer?
Attention you bloated wolf tick!!! Obviously all the global warming hoopla has fried your mind. Follow the money scooter and it'll lead you to the door of algore et al...that's a scientific fact.

“Hillary, thirty years of lying”

Since: Nov 08

Paris

#20 Feb 15, 2013
conservative crapola wrote:
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Those federal-dollar-addicted, teabagging, red states will be first in line.
Pelosi: Congressional pay cut undermines dignity of job.

“Hillary, thirty years of lying”

Since: Nov 08

Paris

#21 Feb 15, 2013
Lance Winslow wrote:
<quoted text>That's what Bristol Palin thought about contraceptives.
Since the two entry canals you use prohibit reproduction, there is little worry for you.
Spike

Kent, OH

#22 Feb 15, 2013
Le Jimbo wrote:
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Pelosi: Congressional pay cut undermines dignity of job.
Members of the U.S. Congress salary is $176,000 per year. The are in session two days a week,32 weeks a year. Assuming they put in a grueling 8 hours per working dayX32=512 hours per year. Divide $176,000 by 512=$343.75 per hour.

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