The Democrats' assault on our economy is proceeding at such a frenetic pace that what would normally be front-page news can easily be lost in the shuffle. On the back burner, for now, is Waxman-Markey, the Dems' carbon tax bill. At the Washington Times, Senators Kit Bond and Kay Hutchison remind us what a disaster the carbon tax would be:
Only in the Age of Obama, a fiscal Armageddon of unprecedented proportion, could a $3.6 trillion tax increase be an afterthought.
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And let's not forget that the emissions trading scheme here in Australia is nothing more than a tax on everything.