Cap & Trade

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2 11, 2018

Walcher: This hits us where we live

2018-11-06T15:04:34-04:00November 2nd, 2018|Cap & Trade, Media Coverage, Walcher, War on Coal|

by E&E Legal Senior Policy Fellow Greg Walcher As Appearing in The Daily Sentinel I have a friend who is always very forthcoming with opinions on almost any subject, although when talking politics he often ends with, "It doesn't really affect me one way or the other." We all feel that way sometimes, because our [...]

19 08, 2017

Tanton: Wrong Way Chad

2017-08-22T11:16:48-04:00August 19th, 2017|Cap & Trade, Media Coverage, Scandal, Tanton|

by Tom Tanton, E&E Legal Director of Science and Technology Assessment As appearing in Flash Report Much has been said already about the betrayal by Assembly Republican leader Chad Mayes, pushing for enough republican members to pass Jerry Brown’s cap and trade extension. He’s been trying to justify the vote and coercion of fellow republicans [...]

19 07, 2017

Grimes: CA GOP Swamp Sells Out to Dems on Corrupt Cap and Trade

2017-07-19T10:43:56-04:00July 19th, 2017|Cap & Trade, Conflict of Interest, Grimes, Media Coverage, Scandal|

by Katy Grimes, E&E Legal Senior Media Fellow As appearing in the Flash Report As the California Legislature voted Monday to extend the corrupt Cap and Trade taxing and regulatory program by 10 years, eight turncoat Republican legislators voted with the Democrats. They received support from the California Chamber of Commerce, the California Manufacturing and [...]

22 02, 2016

Grimes: How To Make A California Slush Fund Even Slushier

2016-12-11T17:07:22-04:00February 22nd, 2016|Cap & Trade, Conflict of Interest, Grimes, Media Coverage, Scandal|

by Katy Grimes, E&E Legal Senior Media Fellow As appearing in the Flash Report While the state of California is extracting billions of dollars from businesses and utilities through the California Air Resources Board’s cap-and-trade program auctions, the Legislature can’t decide how to spend the billions. Instead, lawmakers have been arguing over how to direct [...]