Column: Carbon cap-and-trade would constrict economy

10/19/2009 | Wall Street Journal, The

Congress should not pass cap-and-trade legislation for global warming, writes columnist Pete Du Pont. In this piece, he briefly summarizes the Boxer-Kerry Senate bill and lays out his reasons why passage of the bill would hurt the U.S. economy and the lives of U.S. residents. According to Du Pont, "the only way a cap-and-trade system could meet its emission targets in the U.S. is by shrinking our economy."

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