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Let The Wind Credit Die


"[Romney] will allow the wind credit to expire, end the stimulus boondoggles and create a level playing field on which all sources of energy can compete on their merits," a spokesperson for the Romney campaign told the Des Moines Register.
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"We should not be in the business of steering investment toward particular politically favored approaches," Romney notes on his campaign website. "That is a recipe for both time and money wasted on projects that do not bring us dividends. The failure of wind mills and solar plants to become economically viable or make a significant contribution to our energy supply is a prime example."

If you keep repeating lies long enough...

"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage." - Anaïs Nin

by Crazy Horse on Wed Aug 1st, 2012 at 07:51:55 AM EST
Crazy Horse:
"We should not be in the business of steering investment toward particular politically favored approaches,"

like we republicans have been doing for fossil fuels and nuclear for decades, absolutely. that's not political favourisation, it's business.

'The history of public debt is full of irony. It rarely follows our ideas of order and justice.' Thomas Piketty

by melo (melometa4(at)gmail.com) on Wed Aug 1st, 2012 at 08:10:01 AM EST
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From Climate Progress:

http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2012/07/29/597061/many-happy-returns-for-big-oil-romneys-policies-c ould-hand-oil-companies-another-4-billion-a-year/

Main oil companies get a 2400 millions break, while their  profits are 137 billions.

res humà m'és aliè

by Antoni Jaume on Wed Aug 1st, 2012 at 12:34:39 PM EST
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well, as a (mostly) proud Democrat, I will have to admit that we are (almost) as guilty as the Republicans in this regard.
by jam on Fri Aug 3rd, 2012 at 09:07:15 AM EST
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