Carbon Tax

Comments to EPA on greenhouse gas emissions

Nov 7, 2013…The following comments by R Street Policy Analyst Lori Sanders were delivered at the Environmental Protection Agency's Nov. 7 public listening session on regulation of carbon emissions from …

http://www.rstreet.org/outreach/comments-to-epa-on-greenhouse-gas-emmissions/

What the Australian elections mean (and don’t mean) for climate policy and the left

Sep 16, 2013…As a right-wing Republican, I consider newly elected Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott a man after my own heart. He wants to deregulate his country's economy, protect the …

http://www.rstreet.org/op-ed/what-the-australian-elections-mean-and-dont-mean-for-climate-policy-and-the-left/

Climate change: It’s time for a conservative alternative

Aug 30, 2013…President Barack Obama's climate agenda announced in June 2013 represents the latest of many Democratic Party efforts to address climate change. Although it includes no new legislation, the …

http://www.rstreet.org/policy-study/climate-change-its-time-for-a-conservative-alternative/

Republicans need a new game plan on climate change

Jul 1, 2013… There’s no reason for conservatives and libertarians to celebrate President Barack Obama’s recently announced climate change plan. While Obama does seek to confront a real problem, his plan …

http://www.rstreet.org/op-ed/republicans-need-a-new-game-plan-on-climate-change/

Climate change for the GOP

Jun 28, 2013…It’s time for a conservative alternative to liberal alarmism. President Barack Obama’s climate agenda announced last week represents the latest of many Democratic party efforts to address climate change. …

http://www.rstreet.org/op-ed/climate-change-for-the-gop/

Climate change: Conservatives make the argument for a carbon tax

Jun 21, 2013…The following piece was co-authored with Bob Inglis, the founder and executive director of the Energy and Enterprise Initiative. If conservatives don't begin to engage on the important issue …

http://www.rstreet.org/op-ed/climate-change-conservatives-make-the-argument-for-a-carbon-tax/

Why you just may come to like a carbon tax

May 14, 2013…Tax reform may involve simplifying the tax code, but actually achieving such a thing promises to be a terrifyingly complicated process. The battle over how (and by how …

http://www.rstreet.org/op-ed/why-you-just-may-come-to-like-a-carbon-tax/

Time for a carbon tax?

Apr 23, 2013…The New York Times reports that the EU Parliament has elected to not remove carbon tax credits from the market, despite the price plunging from a peak of …

http://www.rstreet.org/op-ed/time-for-a-carbon-tax/

An agenda for regulatory reform: Think big (and small)

Apr 17, 2013…If they want to get serious about doing away with job-killing government regulations, congressional Republicans need to get practical about the battles they choose. Last session, Congress' deregulatory …

http://www.rstreet.org/op-ed/an-agenda-for-regulatory-reform-think-big-and-small/

A tax we could learn to love

Dec 3, 2012…Global emissions of carbon dioxide hit a record high in 2011, scientists from the Global Carbon Project reported last week. Another record is expected in 2012. The earth continues to …

http://www.rstreet.org/op-ed/a-tax-we-could-learn-to-love/

‘Climate silence’: It’s just common sense

Oct 31, 2012…As any number of activists and journalists -- nearly all of them on the left -- have noted, the two major party presidential candidates aren't talking much about …

http://www.rstreet.org/op-ed/climate-silence-its-just-common-sense/

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