Senators propose long-shot carbon tax bill for big polluters

Feb 14, 2013 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Reuters

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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Yeah right returned to "consumers"!
More like another pot of free stuff for the Dems to hand out!

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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.
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Climate change is the biggest scam foisted upon the American public since Orson Welles "War of the Worlds" radio hoax.
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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.

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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?

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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?

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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.

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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.

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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.
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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.
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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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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.
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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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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?

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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.

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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.

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<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.

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Those federal-dollar-addicted, teabagging, red states will be first in line.
Pelosi: Congressional pay cut undermines dignity of job.

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<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.
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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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