In return I’m guessing those same airlines will pimp the climate change garbage to the rest of us.
She would care? ;-)
I’m as free market as Rush, but when you have a system where the government exists to indemnify one powerful lobbying group from the mountain of suffocating laws that everyone else has to play under, the system’s broke, and little more than a protection racket.
Okay, what’s wrong with this picture? He just took a pass on making our airline industry less competitive. He WHAT?
Let me guess, the Europeans or the U. N. have already assured him the airlines can’t get out of this, and the hit is already scheduled to be someone else’s fault.
eco-nuts will riot?
Obama must have misread the bill. It was meant to PUNISH U.S. carriers, not help them.
This will be in return for allowing foreign airlines to fly domestic routes in the US.
Makes sense. The dems want the money for this carbon crap not providing a free gift to the EU.
The Right hand doesn't see what the Left hand is doing. The Left plans strategically; the Right, tactically -- when it plans at all. Keep an eye on Doha.
I’ve been following this for years. It’s the first ballsy thing the COngress has done in years. They stood up to a Euroweenie tax scheme that would make ALgore proud.
The Chicoms stood fast also, threatening to impound Euro airliners if they imposed the tax on the Chinese airlines (as pitiful as they are).
I think the Euros will have to back off this one. Big victory...really.
I think he’s just gearing up for the airlines nationalization.