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Monday, June 30, 2008

Can someone tell me what's the point of a carbon tax?

Stéphane Dion and his Liberals have proposed a carbon tax. A tax that the Conservatives say will be a tax on all of us. Can someone tell me why the need for this tax? The market right now with oil @ $140.00 and gas @ $1.42 should accomplish the same thin

Posted on Mon, Jun 30, 2008 at 1:29 PM

Stéphane Dion and his Liberals have proposed a carbon tax. A tax that the Conservatives say will be a tax on all of us. Can someone tell me why the need for this tax? The market right now with oil @ $140.00 and gas @ $1.42 should accomplish the same thing shouldn't it? Basically it is getting more and more expensive to drive/fly/run your lawn-mower/whatever. This should encourage people to use less, shouldn't it? Am I missing a point here? Listen up Stéphane we don't need more taxes.

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