Using Fear as a Weapon

Bigham, Roy
May 2009
Pollution Engineering;May2009, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p9
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the move of congressional members, agencies and political activists to exercise fear and intimidation as weapons of choice to wield power and authority into anyone else to get their own desires. It notes that members of industrial coalition are asking for free carbon trading credits or lower compliance costs with refundable tax credits. Subcommittee member Kevin Brady says that the country stood to lose a stunning $162 billion in exports sales if Congress was not careful.


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