Libertarian Party presidential nominee and former New Mexico Gov. Gary Johnson said he’s no skeptic of man-made global warming and endorsed a “fee” on carbon dioxide emissions.So why a tax? I mean, these are libertarians (excuse me: Libertarians). You'd think that they'd want a market. The problem there is that we've seen a market tried, and it collapsed from all the fraud:
And so, the tax. That will never collapse from rent seekers gaming the system (*cough* E.P.A. *cough*). You'd think that the problem here would be blindingly obvious for a Libertarian.
Bah. I even voted for him last time around. But if this is what Libertarian looks like, then no thanks. But then, I'm not a libertarian.