“A carbon dioxide tax is a market-rigging policy, not a free market one. Its purpose is to drive investment into renewable sources of energy not by lowering their cost or improving their performance but by handicapping competitors."
Ahead of the November meeting of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 26), the Republican members of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee sent a letter to President Joe Biden today asking for information on how the Administration set its greenhouse gas emissions reduction target for the Paris Agreement. The Administration’s commitment to … Continue reading Republicans request scientific justification for UN Paris agreement emissions reductions commitment
The legislation would raise taxes on working families and small businesses while fueling higher prices on goods and services in order to give tax breaks and handouts to the Democrats’ wealthy friends.
In a document submitted to the United Nations under the Paris Agreement, the administration stated that it had “conducted a detailed analysis to underpin this 2030 target, reviewing a range of pathways for each sector of the economy that produces CO2 and non-CO2 greenhouse gases: electricity, transportation, buildings, industry, and the land sector.” No such analysis has been provided to Congress, despite repeated requests for it.
“The IPCC concedes what many have contended all along by admitting ‘the likelihood of high emissions scenarios such as RCP8.5 . . . is considered low.’ "
U.S. Senate Banking Committee Ranking Member Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) today said that the data on global warming is not clear enough to justify imposing new regulatory burdens on consumers. In his opening statement during today’s Senate Banking Committee hearing, Senator Toomey argued that regulators must avoid the temptation to think they are smarter than the market, … Continue reading Biden using fishy global warming data to push crippling tax hikes