They finally secured the vote of one Ohioan, veteran Democratic Rep. Marcy Kaptur of Toledo, the old-fashioned way.
They gave her what she wanted – a new federal power authority, similar to Washington state’s Bonneville Power Administration, stocked with up to $3.5 billion in taxpayer money available for lending to renewable energy and economic development projects in Ohio and other Midwestern states.House Energy and Commerce Chairman Henry A. Waxman, California Democrat, included the Kaptur project in a 310-page amendment to the legislation unveiled at 3 a.m. Friday, just hours before the bill was to be debated on the House floor.
THIS IS HOW THEY DO THINGS IN CHICAGO.
IT'S THE CHICAGO WAY.
AND IT'S JUST THE TIP OF THE ICEBERG.
IF THIS CAP & TRADE PASSES ALONG WITH OBAMACARE THE US ECONOMY WILL TANK AND THE ENTIRE WOLRD WILL FALL INTO A DEPRESSION.