Is the Political Volume Turned up too High?

Weil, Michael
November 2010
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Nov2010, Vol. 82 Issue 11, p7
The article focuses on the political condition in the U.S. It highlights the implications of the national election particularly on how political campaigns invaded the television, radio and online advertisements in the country. It also highlights the impact of energy and air-quality legislation in the industry as well as the successes of the Tea Party movement.


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