The carbon tax, an idea with appeal The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe’s Scot Lehigh writes, “Although carbon dioxide emissions are the primary contributor to manmade global warming, the price of carbon-based energy doesn’t reflect the environmental harm it causes.”  His favored solution: “put a price on carbon.”  My bill, S.1747, would do just that.  I want us to lead the way on an approach that other states — and eventually the entire country — can adopt.


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