AGAINST THE COMING DARKNESS would appear to be the existence in Congress of a hitherto undiscovered spine on the part of some Democrats. Or that massive public outcry will give the cowards pause. (And it will, but it might also drive them underground.) Waxman’s Lunch.
I hope that those who have counseled that “if you’re not at the table, you’re on the menu,” will now realize that they are on the menu and they’d better get as far away from the table as quickly as they can. The cap-and-trade bill that Chairman Dingell proposed this fall would dramatically raise energy prices for American consumers and producers. Chairman Waxman, who represents Beverly Hills, introduced a cap-and-trade bill in this Congress that would send us back to the Stone Age.