The GOP Tax Bill Assaults the Planet as Well as the Poor

Basav Sen

It kills the modest credits for wind, solar, and electric cars, while preserving much larger ones for fossil fuels.

"Not content with changing the tax code to benefit oligarchs, Senate leadership sneaked in a provision to open up the pristine, ecologically sensitive Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling, purportedly to get some revenue (about $1 billion over 10 years) to offset a wee bit of the $1.5 trillion shortfall created by the massive tax giveaways to the fabulously rich."

Syndicated from Common Dreams - Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community which can be read here.

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