Charlotte Jane Colvin
Two weeks ago, Yale economics PhD Dominika Parry suggested reducing carbon emissions with a Carbon Tax and Dividend, a proposal of the Climate Leadership Council. The plan is a liberal/progressive dream: a new tax and a new entitlement.
Money is always tight. That is the nature of money. There is never enough.
Our state Legislature is grappling with this reality. Tax collections are below expectations. Government services are being adjusted as a result. Tough cuts are being made.